M.A.S. fosters public under-standing through educational programs and publications, and promotes scientific research; careful, well-directed archaeological activity; conservation of sites, data, and artifacts; and seeks to prevent the collection of specimens for commercial purposes.
Great piece by Nina Versaggi, Director of the Public Archaeology Facility in Binghamton, NY, on the parallels between academic archaeology and cultural resource management. Look for the eye-popping statistics on the number of federal undertaking that were required by the National Historic Preservation Act! #archaeology #CRM ... See MoreSee Less