marine archaeology

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Noun1.marine archaeology - the archeology of underwater sitesmarine archaeology - the archeology of underwater sites  
archaeology, archeology - the branch of anthropology that studies prehistoric people and their cultures
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Sasaki provides an overview of his experiences in marine archaeology at the small island of Takashima.
Allen's expedition team and R/V Petrel are dedicated to continuing exploration, marine archaeology and oceanographic research.
Tenders are invited for Marine Archaeology Service Panel December 2017 December 2020
The discovery of the tin ingots and a few other tin objects, Pulak said, were unique in the world of marine archaeology.
According to QM, the project will see a team of local and international marine archaeology experts exploring the archaeological characteristics of Qatar's underwater environment.
A touring marine archaeology bus will give children and adults the chance to learn about diving, excavation and methods of shipbuilding next month.
An in-depth Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) has been carried out, whereby the EIA considered the potential impacts acts on fisheries, marine mammals, sea birds, marine archaeology and cultural heritage as well as shipping and navigation.
Last seen in the 1840s while under the command of Sir John Franklin, HMS Erebus and HMS Terror have long been among the most sought-after prizes in marine archaeology and the subject of songs, poems and novels.
It is thought to have been found among 13 other ships by the The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project (RIMAP).
The Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project, which is leading the search effort, said in a statement posted on its website that it is 80 to 100% sure that the remains of the HMS Endeavour is among sunken wrecks off the state's coast.
Bosses at the Rhode Island Marine Archaeology Project say they are "80 to 100% certain" they have located the remains of the Endeavour on the ocean floor off the north east coast of the US.
Salalah, March 23 (ONA) In completion of the Omani Coast Survey Project, the project team, consisting of members of the Underwater Archaeology Program of the Ministry of Heritage and Culture, in collaboration with the Marine Archaeology Scholars of the Western Museum of Australia and the British University of Southampton left on March 11, 2015, on board of the Royal Navy of Oman vessel (Al Munasir) for the implementation of the second phase surveys in the areas of Hasik, and Mirbat in the Governorate of Dhofar, which will last to the end of this month.

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