Are you interested in ships and seafaring, history, early man, and archaeology? Covering nearly 3/4 of the Earth’s surface, water is the source of all life on our planet. Beneath the surface of our oceans, lakes, rivers, and wetlands lies a physical record of humankind preserved in prehistoric and historic shorelines, shipwrecks, inundated cities, harbors, and other traces of our past.
Dive into our web site and discover for yourself the many facets of underwater archaeology and the people and projects worldwide that are involved in this fascinating field.
Roberto Junco, ACUA board member and lead researcher in Mexico’s underwater archaeology office, shares the exciting discovery of an early 20th century warship that shines new light on a little known event in Mexico’s illustrious maritime past. Check out his blog and stay tuned for the next installment of the story!
Our graduate student associate members, Aleck Tan and Kirsten Hawley, have once again produced a great newsletter focusing on student research. Check it out, Spring 2020: ACUAStudentNewsletter-V8I1-Spring2020
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