Underwater Archaeology Workshops

The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP), a not-for-profit corporation based out of Newport, Rhode Island, USA, is offering two 1-day underwater archaeology-related workshops in October 2011:

*Saturday, October 15 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)–INTRODUCTION TO UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGY (Instructors: Dr. D.K. Abbass, Dr. Kerry Lynch, and Charlotte Taylor).  Location–Newport, Rhode Island, USA.

*Saturday, October 29 (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)–INTRODUCTION TO DOCUMENTARY PRODUCTION FOR HISTORIANS, ARCHAEOLOGISTS, AND INTERESTED OTHERS (Instructor: Joseph W. Zarzynski).  Location–Bristol, Rhode Island, USA.

Pre-registration is required for the underwater archaeology and documentary filmmaking workshops.  For more details including the workshop costs, specific location for each workshop, and how to register for either of the workshops check the RIMAP web site at: