The South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology (SCIAA) is responsible for protecting the state’s archeological heritage.
Anytime an artifact is found in South Carolina waters or, more specifically, from riverbank to riverbank and up to three miles offshore in the Atlantic Ocean, SCIAA’s Maritime Division comes to the rescue.
“We do field archaeology. We do management of the hobby license program,” Fulmer said. “We also work in tandem with the state historical preservation.” [Read more…]