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2016 Cultural Resources Survey for the Proposed North-South Runway Expansion, United States Air Force Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Edmund P. Gaines.

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), has proposed to extend the northern end of the existing north-south runway. As the proposed project is an undertaking on federal lands with federal funds, Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) (Public Law 89-665; 54 U.S.C. 300101 et seq.) requires a cultural resources survey to identify and assess potential impacts to National Register of Historic Places (NRHP)-eligible historic properties within the project’s Area of Potential...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Nashville District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report #32 (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Danny Gregory. David Price. Sarah Lowry. Matthew Spice. Lauren Souther. Amy Irons. Hugh Matternes.

Investigations were conducted along the Cumberland River in Tennessee and Kentucky including Lake Cumberland, Old Hickory Lake, Cheatham Lake, and Lake Barkley. Fieldwork included survey (pedestrian, shoreline, and shovel test), site assessments, site stabilizations, reconnaissance, mapping, and geophysical survey (GPR and magnetometer). Archival research was conducted on all historic resources. A total of 1,347 acres was examined. Investigations identified 10 previously recorded sites, 21 newly...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, NHPA, Cultural Resources Investigations, Technical Report No. 10 (Volume I, Part 1): Archeological Inventory and Assessment at Five Lakes in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio Forest and Westmoreland Counties, Pennsylvania, Mahoning, Portage, and Trumbull Counties, Ohio (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Brooke Blades. Juliette Gerhardt. Sarah Traum. William Chadwick. John Milner Associate, Inc..

Archeological Inventory and Assessment at Five Lakes in Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio Forest and Westmoreland Counties, Pennsylvania Mahoning, Portage and Trumbull Counties, Ohio. JMA conducted Phase I surveys at selected study areas at three lakes, Loyalhanna, Conemaugh, and Tionesta in Pennsylvania, and two Berlin and Mosquito in Ohio. A Phase II evaluation was conducted at site 36FO119 at Tionesta. A total of 415.8 acres were tested in the Phase I survey of the five lakes resulting...


American Recovery and Reinvestment Act 2009 Section 110 Compliance Report for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Pittsburgh District, NHPA, Technical Report No. 10 (Volume 2), National Register Assessment and Multiple Property Documentation Form for Pittsburgh District Flood Control Dams Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Ohio (2011)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Douglas C. McVarish. Sarah Goode. Traum.

At the request of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District (Corps), John Milner Associates, Inc. (JMA) conducted National Historic Preservation Act Section 110 archaeological compliance surveys. JMA conducted background research, field investigations, and analysis to evaluate the sixteen dams of the flood control dams and reservoirs within the Pittsburgh District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers for eligibility for listing on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP). The...


Archaeological Survey of Selected Timber Stands in Compartment 55, Witherbee District, Francis Marion National Forest (1983)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Robert G. Pasquill, Jr..

This resource is a citation record only, the Center for Digital Antiquity does not have a copy of this document. The information in this record has been migrated into tDAR from the National Archaeological Database Reports Module (NADB-R) and updated. Most NADB-R records consist of a document citation and other metadata but do not have the documents themselves uploaded. If you have a digital copy of the document and would like to have it curated in tDAR, please contact us at comments@tdar.org.


Building 32448 (ANC-04181) Determination of National Register of Historic Places Eligibility (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Shoshana Jones. Kirk E. Ranzetta.

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) has proposed to demolish Building 32448 (formerly 62-160) Munitions Maintenance Operations facility, an individual Quonset hut that was constructed in 1942. As the proposed project is an undertaking on federal lands with federal funds, a cultural resource survey of the project's Area of Potential Effect (APE) and a determination of the building's National Register of Historical Places (NRHP) eligibility were required under Section 106 of the National...


Changing conceptions of significance, importance, and value—moving beyond the "research exception" in Section 106 archaeology (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Tom McCulloch.

Until the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation revised its regulations implementing Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act in 2000, an undertaking that would destroy all or parts of a National Register listed or eligible archaeological site could be considered to not adversely affect the site if data recovery was carried out beforehand. This in spite of the fact that generally only a small percentage of the site was usually excavated, and the rest subsequently destroyed. This...


Connecting Section 106 and The National Historic Preservation Act to People: Creative Mitigation in the Public Interest (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only John T. Eddins. Virginia Busby.

Reflecting on NHPA 50 years after its passage, it is its public relevance, engagement, and inclusiveness that increasingly enable it to protect the valued heritage of our diverse peoples.  Implemented wisely, with broad stakeholder involvement, and integrated with environmental considerations, NHPA, Section 106 in particular, can directly support future economic, cultural, and environmental sustainability.   From its beginnings NHPA provided flexibility that we have gradually grown more...


Cultural Resource Protection Responsibilities: On Being a Federal Archeologist (2015)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Caven Clark.

Archeologists who have chosen a career with a Federal agency have many responsibilities that are different than those of academics, chief among which is to be the subject matter expert and/or champion/advocate for the protection of the non-renewable resource. It’s not a question of which is better, more relevant, or more important, but that we as Federal archeologists have a compelling need to be conversant in cultural resource law, to assist in investigations, and educate our peers, our...


Cultural Resource Survey, ML&P Fossil Creek Switchyard and Right-of-Way Corridor, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Sarah R. Corbin. Mark S. Cassell. Adam C.F. Cox.

This report provides the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) with the results of a cultural resource survey conducted for the proposed Municipal Light & Power Fossil Creek switchyard and right-of-way corridor project on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska by Territory heritage Resource Consulting (THRC) in July 2012 and July 2013. This document also includes communication between the Bureau of Land Management and the Alaska State Historic Preservation Office.


Cultural Resources Survey for Watershed Enhancements at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (Draft) (2013)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Edmund P. Gaines.

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) had proposed to conduct watershed and fishery enhancement activities in the Otter Creek and Six mile Creek watersheds within the boundaries of the installation. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), on behalf of the 673d Civil Engineer Squadron, Environmental Conservation Section, contracted AECOM Technical Services (AECOM) to perform cultural resources surveys of the project's APE at Otter Creek and six mile Creek. This document details those surveys.


Final Naval Reserve Force Cultural Resources Survey, Naval Reserve Center for Fort Richardson, AK (2004)
DOCUMENT Full-Text HHM Inc..

This project includes an undertaken as part of the Navy’s efforts to identify and manage heritage assets and significant cultural resources at all subordinate commands in the United States and Puerto Rico under the stewardship of the Naval Reserve Force (NAVRESFOR). Contractors working for the Navy prepared separate reports for each subordinate command, and this individual report contains a cultural resources assessment of Naval Reserve Center (NRC) Fort Richardson, Alaska. A summary of heritage...


Fish Traps, Kayak Surveys, Culture Camps – NHPA in Alaska National Forests (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Keri Hicks.

In an effort to meet the spirit of the NHPA, USDA Forest Service Alaska Region has a long history of collaboration and partnering with a wide variety of tribal, state, federal, not-for-profit, and educational entities, institutions, agencies, and volunteers throughout the state and beyond. The Alaska Region consists of the two largest national forests in the system, totaling 21.9 million acres. Over the last 18 years the Ketchikan-Misty Fiords Ranger District (KMRD), located on the Tongass...


Four Decades of Consulting: A Contractor’s View (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Hope Luhman. Eric Voigt.

Louis Berger has engaged in cultural and heritage resource management since the early 1980s. This long legacy of project successes, pitfalls, surprises, and minefields offers an interesting perspective of what works and what may not. As priorities and budgets rise and fall, new approaches meet with acceptance or resistance, leading to project streamlining or increased bottlenecks. Using project examples drawn from each decade, this paper explores consulting hits and misses and highlights the key...


The Goals and Accomplishments of the Federal Archeology Program: The Secretary of the Interior's Report to Congress on the Federal Archeology Program, 2004-2007 (2010)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Uploaded by: Chelsea Walter

The Secretary’s Report to Congress on the Federal Archeology Program documents the archeological resource management and stewardship activities carried out by Federal agencies between FY2004 and FY2007. The Departmental Consulting Archeologist prepares the report on behalf of the Secretary on the basis of information provided by over two dozen Federal agencies that conduct, fund, or require archeological activities and investigations. The data in the FY2004-2007 report convey a sense of...


Is 50 the New 25? The NHPA and the Southeast Archeological Center at 50: Reflections on Learning, Inclusion, and Stewardship (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Meredith Hardy.

Sharing a birth year with the NHPA, the National Park Service’s Southeast Archeological Center has served as steward to the cultural resources and archeological heritage for the national park units across the southeastern United States. For 50 years SEAC has overseen and conducted the majority of NHPA-related activities in these parks, provided training and education to both NPS staff and the public. This paper examines the roles SEAC has played in resource stewardship, protection, and education...


JBER Training Area 419 Cultural Resources Survey Report, United States Air Force Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska (2015)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Phyllys Callina.

The U.S. Air Force (USAF) proposed a land-swap, as part of the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act, Section 2851, Land Conveyance program a 220-acre parcel of land, for the property designated as Richardson Training Area (RTA) 419, located on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER). The proposed project qualified as an undertaking under Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA; 16 United States Code [USC] Section 470, as amended 1992) as the project included federal lands...


Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Resources
PROJECT Uploaded by: Rachel Fernandez

Project metadata for resources within the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson cultural heritage resources collection. This project is used to fill metadata for all resources part of the Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson collection.


Memorandum for Alaska Department of Natural Resources and Office of History and Archaeology: Statement of "No Historic Properties Affected" for Proposed Demolition (2008)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Gregory J. Schmidt. Judith E. Bittner.

This document includes a letter regarding determination of historic structures at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson.


Methodology: U.S. Army Alaska 2006 Range Developments Section 106 Archaeological Inventory and Evaluation Fort Richardson and Fort Wainwright (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Aaron C. Robertson. Molly Proue.

U.S. Army Alaska planned to survey several past inventoried archaeological sites during the 2006 summer field season. The focus of this work would involve: 1) the survey of firing fans associated with training ranges on Fort Wainwright's Yukon and Donelly Training Areas, 2). Evaluations to determine eligibility for inclusion in the National Register of Historic Places of archaeological sites that may be impacted by future development on the Donnelly Training Area, and 3). Numerous smaller...


The NHPA and the Southeast Archeological Center at 50: Reflections on Learning, Inclusion, and Stewardship. (2016)
DOCUMENT Citation Only Meredith Hardy. David Morgan.

Sharing a birth year with the National Historic Preservation Act, the National Park Service’s Southeast Archeological Center has served as steward to the cultural resources and archeological heritage for the national park units across the southeastern United States. For 50 years SEAC has overseen and conducted the majority of NHPA-related activities in these parks, provided training and education to both NPS staff and the public. This paper examines the roles SEAC has played in resource...


Secretary of the Interior's Reports to Congress on the Federal Archeological Program
PROJECT Archeology Program, National Park Service.

This project contains copies of each The Secretary of the Interior reports to Congress about the archaeological activities and programs carried out or contracted for by federal agencies.The reports covers activities to recover, protect, and preserve archaeological sites, collections, and data. The Secretary's Report to Congress on the Federal Archeology Program provides yearly overviews of the range of activities undertaken by agencies as part of the programmatic Federal stewardship of...


State Historic Preservation Office Letter: Proposed Logistics Readiness Storage (LRS) Facility (2015)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Brent A. Koenen. Judith E. Bittner.

This document includes correspondence between the Alaska State Historic Preservation Officer and the Chief of the Environmental Conservation Office at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson. Discussion includes recommendations regarding the Archaeological Survey for Construction of a Proposed Logistics Readiness Storage Facility and potential effects to site ANC-04147.


State Historic Preservation Office Letter: Statement of "No Historic Properties Affected" for 34.5KV Electrical Transmission Line Project (2016)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Patrick T. Hall.

Doyon Utilities (Doyon) planned to rebuild an existing 34.5KV above ground feeder line in order to improve the current Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) electrical distribution system. The project would add to the overall capability of the existing 34.5KV line, which could distribute landfill gas facility (LGS) generated power through the JBER electrical grid. Doyon contracted Northern Land Use Research Alaska, LLC (NLURA) to conduct a Phase II cultural resource survey of the proposed right...


State Historic Preservation Office Letter: The Clunie Lake Road Upgrades, Fort Richardson, Alaska (FRA) (2006)
DOCUMENT Full-Text Allan D. Lucht.

This document includes recommendations from the Alaska State Preservation Officer regarding Clunie Lake Road upgrades at Fort Richardson.