Consultation (Investigation Type)

An activity that involves discussions and meetings with communities, stakeholders, and other interested parties for the purpose of describing proposed archaeological activities and eliciting their comments, perspectives and feedback.

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1996 BC Report (1996)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas Guderjan. David Driver. Heather Clagett. Helen Haines.

The Blue Creek project is marked by a broadening research design which remains focused on understanding the Blue Creek site core while, at the same time, allowing us to expand our forays into other sites and other issues. While past seasons have been marked by revolutionary changes in how we perceive Blue Creek, this year was marked by an increased depth of understanding. The year, we began shifting focus to the residential and agricultural aspects of the Blue Creek community as well as the...


1998 and 1999 BC Report (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas Guderjan.

This report represents the efforts of the Blue Creek Archaeological Project during the 1998 and 1999 field seasons. The Blue Creek Project is a constantly evolving and growing research effort with the central goal of understanding the history, structure, and dynamics of the ancient Maya City of Blue Creek


2004 Season Summaries of The Blue Creek Regional Political Ecology Project, Upper Northwestern Belize (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Kerry Sagebiel. Tim Beach. Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach. Jon Lohse. Jimmy Barrera. Antonio Padilla. Jason Gonzalez.

2004 SEASON SUMMARIES OF THE BLUE CREEK REGIONAL POLITICAL ECOLOGY PROJECT: Blue Creek Regional Political Ecology Project Ceramic Report: 2004 Season Kerry Lynn Sagebiel Blue Creek 2004 Field Season Report: Geomorphology, Pollen, and Hydrology Investigations Timothy Beach, Ph.D., and Sheryl Luzzadder-Beach. Ph.D 2004 Season Excavations in the Gran Cacao Ballcourt, Northwestern Belize Jon C. Lohse, Ph.D., Jimmy Barrera, and Antonio Padilla 2004 Ixno’ha Excavation...


Additional Documentation of Historic Property 298 0249 Located on SC Route 6 (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Inna Burns.

"In March 2004, the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) contracted with Brockington and Associates, Inc., to conduct additional architectural documentation of historic property 298 0249, located on SC Route 6 in Lexington County. This documentation was undertaken to mitigate the adverse effect to the historic property that will result from a proposed road project. The SCDOT proposes to improve portions of SC Route 6 between Interstate (I-) 26 in Richland County, South Carolina...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 17, Phase 1 Archeological Survey and Phase 2 Site Evaluations of the Mount Morris Dam Intensive Use Area, Towns of Leicester and Mount Morris, Livingston County, New York (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Timothy C. Lloyd. Peter Leach. Belinda J. Cox. Leslie Branch-Raymer. R. Jeannine Windham.

In 2009, John Milner Associates Inc. (JMA) was retained by the U.S. Department of the Army, St. Louis District, Corps of Engineers (Corps) to conduct National Historic Preservation Act Section 110 archeological compliance surveys at Corps facilities throughout the northeastern United States. The focus of the work was on Section 110 compliance on Corps fee-title land. Section 110 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA), as amended, requires all federal agencies to establish a...


Analysis of Historic Artifacts and Faunal Material From Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park (1999)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Karolyn Jackman Jensen. Margaret Glass.

Cathy Johnson of Arizona State Parks asked Archaeological Consulting Services, Ltd. (ACS) to analyze historic material recovered from salvage excavations at the Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park (AZ X:6:90(ASM)), which was used from 1876 to 1909. The artifacts were unexpectedly encountered during the demolition of a deteriorating adobe wall. This wall will be replaced by a reproduction of the original 18-ft walls that enclosed the old prison yard. Most of the artifacts were recovered...


Analysis of the Artefacts of the Ice Man of Hauslabjoch (1994)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas H. Loy.

This unpublished report describes an examination of artifacts assoicated with the "Ice Man." Artefacts associated with the mummified remains of the "Ice Man" now familiarly known as Otzi, were examined in November 1993 at the Romisch-Germanischen Zenrtalmuseum (Romano-German Central Museum, RGZM) in Maniz, Germany. Optical microscopy and simple chemical screening were used to detect the presence of organic use-residues. Approximately 70 hours of microscopic examination were carried out in...


Archaeological and Historical Investigations for Energy Facilities: A State of the Art Report (1977)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Iroquois Research Institute.

This study's main objective is to inform a decision maker of the various measures available to fulfill mandated federal regulations to preserve and protect the nation's cultural resources. The State of the Art report has important revelations and admitted limitations. It identifies some of the existing bias. It reports many accomplishments of recent years but fails to establish precise dollar thresholds for certain types of cultural resources' performances. This report is biased by only...


An Archaeological and Historical Report on Jackson Blue Springs and Merritt's Millpond, Jackson County, Florida (2002)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Michael (Mike) Wisenbaker. Christina Halperin.

What Blue Springs County Park lacks in size, it makes up for in cultural resources, both in terms of density and variety. For example, three archaeological sites were recorded within the park at the time of state acquisition. While the CARL Archaeological Survey intended to do a typical reconnaissance survey there, we ended up doing mostly gratis mitigation work to help Jackson County save money. Consequently, much work still needs to be done to get a better and clearer understanding of the...


Archaeological and Historical Resources Survey Impact assessment, a Supplemental Report for a Timber Harvesting Plan, Elk Head Springs East, #92-THP-235, Humboldt County, California (BLM) (1993)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Barry Dobosh.

An archaeological field survey report for a Timber Harvesting Plan in Humboldt County, CA (Elk Head Springs East, #92-THP-235). No historic or prehistoric cultural properties were identified during this survey.


Archaeological and Historical Resources Survey Impact assessment, a Supplemental Report for a Timber Harvesting Plan, Elk Head Springs Residal, #192-THP-235, Humboldt County, California (BLM) (1992)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Barry Dobosh.

An archaeological field survey report for a Timber Harvesting Plan in Humboldt County, CA (Elk Head Springs Residal, #192-THP-235). No historic or prehistoric cultural properties were identified during this survey.


Archaeological and Historical Resources Survey Impact assessment, a Supplemental Report for a Timber Harvesting Plan, Walsh -Salmon Creek II THP, 91-THP-180, Humboldt County, California (BLM) (1991)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ronald D. Hunt.

An archaeological field survey report for a timber harvesting plan, on Salmon Creek, in Humboldt County, California (THP, 91-THP-180). No historic or prehistoric cultural properties were identified during this survey.


An Archaeological and Historical Survey of Seven Proposed Recreation Resource Sites in the Lower Hillsborough River Flood Detention Area, Hillsborough County, Floridal (1979)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Randy Daniel. Michael (Mike) Wisenbaker. Mildred Fryman.

This introduction presents the results of an archaeological and historical site assessment survey conducted by the Florida Division of Archives, History and Records Management within the Lower Hillsborough River Flood Detention Area. The locales surveyed consisted of seven proposed recreation resource sites within the larger area which is located about seven miles northeast of Tampa in Hillsborough County, Florida. The seven survey locales occupy portions of Sections 6, 13, 19-22, 28-31 and 33...


An Archaeological Collections Summary for Fort Dix, New Jersey (1995)
DOCUMENT Full-Text U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District, Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections.

The U.S. Army Environmental Center (AEC) tasked the Mandatory Center of Expertise for the Curation and Management of Archaeological Collections (MCX) with the job of assisting Army installation personnel in complying with the requirements of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601, NAGPRA). The MCX was asked to locate and assess archaeological collections derived from Army-owned lands, to identify the federally recognized Native American tribes most likely...


Archaeological Data Recovery at 38CH1473 A Christ Church Parish Slave Row (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Carol Poplin. Inna Burns.

"Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted archaeological data recovery investigations at 38CH1473 between 16 March and 26 April 2000 as per the Data Recovery Plan submitted to the South Carolina State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) and the US Army Corps of Engineers-Charleston District (USACE). Historic property 38CH1473 is the remnants of a slave settlement in the Franke Home Tract, off Rifle Range Road (SC 51) in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. During their work at adjacent site...


Archaeological Data Recovery at Riverfront Village (38AK933): A Mississippian/Contact Period Occupation (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Thomas Whitley. Jana Futch. Kandice D. Hollenbach. Jon Marcoux. Kim Wescott. Maggie Needham. Jessica Allgood.

"In 2004, Brockington and Associates, Inc. (Brockington) was asked by the South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) to carry out Phase II Testing for the Georgia Avenue Extension Project (GAEP) in North Augusta. The GAEP was an undertaking that entailed design and construction of new roadway associated with the City of North Augusta’s planned riverfront revitalization. More than one year earlier, the city teamed with the Leyland Alliance (a private development partnership) to design...


Archaeological Evalution of 38JA175 on the Telfair Plantation Tract (2005)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Jonathan Leader

"Brockington and Associates, Inc., undertook testing investigations at 38JA175 on the Telfair Plantation Tract in February 2005. We recommend site 38JA175 eligible for the NRHP. This work was undertaken in order to provide compliance with current state and federal regulations regarding the management of cultural resources in the coastal zone of South Carolina. Compliance is administered by the regulatory programs of the South Carolina Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management. If this site...


Archaeological Investigation of Schieveling Plantation (38CH691) (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Inna Burns.

"Archaeological data recovery investigations at 38CH691, an archaeological site eligible for the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP), exposed the remnants of the primary settlement of the colonial-antebellum Schieveling Plantation, three late eighteenth-early nineteenth century slave residences in outlying portions of the site, and a buried occupation horizon associated with the Middle to Late Woodland occupation of the site. In total, these investigations encompassed 1,528.65 m2 or 28.7...


Archaeological Investigations at site 38JA272 (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Carol Poplin. Inna Burns.

"In July 2003, Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted excavations in the portion of archaeological site 38JA272 that will be affected by the construction of Phase I of the South Carolina Pipeline Company’s (SCPC) 82 mile South System Loop Natural Gas Pipeline near Ridgeland in Jasper County, South Carolina. Archaeological monitoring of construction activities at site 38JA272 was conducted in November 2003. Archaeological site 38JA272 is a possible Civil War rifle trench with a surrounding...


Archaeological Investigations in the Adobe Dam Project Area (1983)
DOCUMENT Full-Text J. Simon Bruder.

The Adobe 4 archaeological mitigation program was carried out at the site of a flood control dam to be constructed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers on Skunk Creek in north Phoenix, Arizona. The project area, which covers approximately 750 h, is situated 30 km north of the Salt River. Thus, it is located within the northern Hohokam periphery. This study presents information concerning prehistoric land use in the study area during the Colonial and Sedentary periods. The primary goal of the...


Archaeological Monitoring Report: Subsurface Removal, New Boston Air Force Station, New Hampshire (Draft) (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text United States Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha. URS Group, Inc..

URS Group, Inc. (URS) was contracted by the United States (U.S.) Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Omaha District, under Contract Number (No.) W9128F-10-D-0061 Delivery Order 0006, to complete a subsurface removal action in multiple areas at New Boston Air Force Station (NBAFS), New Hampshire to remove munitions and explosives of concern (MEC). The purpose of the overall project was to complete a subsurface removal to the depth of detection throughout NBAFS including 16 operations and...


Archaeological Resources Overview of Shaw Air Force Base and Pointsett Electronic Combat Range, Sumter County, South Carolina (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text United States Air Force Air Combat Command. Natalie Adams.

As a result of over 20 years of archaeology, numerous sites hove been identified and investigated on Show AFB and Poinsett ECR. This report summarizes what has been learned from the work that has been done thus for on some of the more significant sites and provides discussion about the research potential of those sites and direction for future research at Show and Poinsett. Most interesting from a prehistoric perspective was the area around Big Boy, which contains numerous multicomponent...


Archaeological Survey of the Cambridge Pointe Tract (2003)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Ralph Bailey. Inna Burns.

"Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted an intensive archaeological survey of the 0.8 hectare Cambridge Pointe Tract in Walterboro, South Carolina in December 2002. The work was conducted at the request of Companion Associates, Inc., in compliance with federal regulations concerning the management of cultural resources on private property administered by the US Army Corps of Engineers. ...There are no standing structures within the tract. Archival research concerning past...


Archaeological Survey of the Replacement of the US 176 Bridge Over the Broad River (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Jennifer Salo. Inna Burns.

"In May 2005, Brockington and Associates, Inc., conducted an archaeological survey of the proposed Replacement of the US 176 Bridge Over the Broad River project in Richland County, South Carolina. These investigations entailed background research and intensive archaeological survey. We identified no archaeological resources within the archaeological Area of Project Effect (APE). The project crosses over the Columbia Canal, which is listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). At...


Archaeological Survey of the Tugaloo State Park and Gum Branch Access GO FISH GEORGIA Boat Ramps, Lavonia and Hartwell, Georgia (2009)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Eric D. Sipes. Karen G. Wood.

Southern Research, Historic Preservation Consultants, Inc. (hereafter, Southern Research), has completed an archaeological survey of the proposed Tugaloo State Park and Gum Branch Access GO FISH GEORGIA boat ramps. The Area of Potential Effect (APE) for the Tugaloo State Park boat ramp consists of two separate parcels encompassing approximately 66 acres on the shoreline of Lake Hartwell in Franklin County, Georgia. The Gum Branch Access boat ramp’s APE consists of a single 36-acre parcel...