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Environmental Archaeology at Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Work with scientists and students to excavate sites, preserve artifacts, and collect environmental data to understand the ways that people have changed the land over the past 200 years.

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Geographic Scope: Chesapeake Bay, Maryland (on campus of Smithsonian Environmental Research Center)

Project Status: Active - recruiting volunteers

Participation Tasks: Annotation, Classification or tagging, Data analysis, Data entry, Identification, Learning, Measurement, Observation, Sample analysis, Site selection and/or description, Specimen/sample collection,

Start Date: 2012-01-01

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Fields of Science: Archeology and cultural, Climate and weather, Ecology and environment, Geology and earth science, Nature and outdoors

Intended Outcomes: Research development, Individual learning, Conservation,