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Wed, 26/11/2014
As of January 1, 2015 the Maryland Maritime Archaeology Program in the USA will be an official Nautical Archaeology Society International Training Partner and will integrate the NAS training program...
Mon, 18/08/2014
Cyprus Underwater Archaeology Fieldschool 2015 16th - 31st August 2015 Supported by the Honor Frost Foundation Applications open on 24th November 2014, closing on the 30th January 2015. Open to all...
Tue, 05/08/2014
Archaeological fieldwork and boat recording weekend, with SCHARP and the Nautical Archaeology Society (NAS) – visit the SCHARP website for more information. Join us on Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th...
Mon, 04/08/2014
NAS Training Partner REITIA - Centro di Formazione per la Documentazione Subacquea (Underwater Survey Training Center) in collaboration with Centro Sub Campi Flegrei within the underwater Archaeology...
Mon, 30/06/2014
A new NAS Part 2 Event has just been released, titled the 'North–East England Maritime & Coastal Archaeology Conference'. This conference will be held in Simpson Room, Castle Gate, Melbourne...
Tue, 17/06/2014
Heroism & Heartbreak: True Tales from the Hartlepools at War Project(HLF Project Number OH-13-04755) Project Manager Job Description (PDF) Job DescriptionJob Title: “Heroism & Heartbreak:...
Tue, 03/06/2014
Come and see the NAS stand at Bournemouth University’s Festival of Learning on the 11th-12th June and talk to Training Officer Rachel, along with NAS Volunteers, about how you can get involved in...
Fri, 30/05/2014
Looking for some foreshore survey work this summer? Well why not attend the Great Ouse Archaeological Intertidal Foreshore Survey King’s Lynn at Marriott’s Warehouse, King’s Lynn.  The survey will be...
Wed, 21/05/2014
It has come to that time of year where we decide on which Part III Courses to run in 2015. Your opinion matters to us and we want to know what you would like to see on the timetable next year! Please...
Wed, 12/03/2014
NAS Training Partner REITIA - Centro di Formazione per la Documentazione Subacquea (Underwater Survey Training Center) in collaboration with Centro Sub Campi Flegrei within the underwater Archaeology...
Wed, 05/02/2014
Photo: A wreck on the beach at Dymchurch, Kent © Julian Robus MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) is today celebrating the announcement that the CITiZAN (Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological...
Mon, 20/01/2014
The NAS is excited to be working with the SCAPE Trust and the North of Scotland Archaeological Society, as part of the Scotland’s Coastal Heritage at Risk Project. to record the remains of 17...
Thu, 09/01/2014
We have another cracking opportunity for you all - fancy diving two Protected wrecks just off the coast of Portsmouth? Join us for one of our NEW Protected Wreck Days on HMS Invincible and the A1...
Thu, 09/01/2014
We are happy to announce that once again we will be hosting the 2014 Nautical Archaeology Society Summer Field School at Northwestern Michigan College. We have an exciting event planned that offers...
Fri, 06/12/2013
The £1.9m grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund will help protect historic sites and natural habits at Morecambe Bay Photo: Flickr/dsearls The Morecambe Bay Partnership in the UK has secured a £1.9m...
Fri, 06/12/2013
U-CAT is designed with the purpose of offering an affordable alternative to human divers. Photo: Centre for Biorobotics, Tallinn University of Technology The Science Museum’s Robot Safari, in...
Wed, 04/12/2013
Photo: The Nanhai wreck is housed in an aquarium at the Guangdong Maritime Silk Road Museum Photo: UNESCO/U. Guérin Media reports say that China intends to start excavating and removing ancient...
Sat, 22/11/2014
The NAS is pleased to invite members to join an NAS trip to the Kas Archipelago in Antalya, Turkey in 2014. Hosted by Dr Güzden Varinlioglu, an NAS Senior Tutor from the Underwater Research Society (...
Thu, 28/11/2013
Work has begun to record ancient cave paintings at Wemyss in Fife, Scotland, before the sea washes them away. Experts say that the cave drawings include the largest collection of Pictish art in...
Wed, 27/11/2013
Photo:  The book offers a beautiful rendition of images of the crew from HMS Investigator Photo: CNW Group/Parks Canada Parks Canada has launched a new book on the story and discovery of the sunken...

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Fossil hunters searching for ancient relics have found the skeleton of a 40,000-year-old woolly mammoth in North Sea. The team of archaeologists, salvagers and palaeontologists trawled the waters...
Office Closure: Please note that we will be closed on Monday 22nd December, open between 9am and 2pm on Tuesday 23rd and Wednesday 24th December and will then be closed through the holidays until the...
Tickets still available for the www.WeatherBeatenArchaeology.com Conference, at IT Sligo, 7th March 2015Archaeologists search for the lost Vikings of Spainwww.heraldscotland.comA CHANCE discovery...
Applications are still open for our 2015 underwater archaeology fieldschool in partnership with the University of Cyprus - application information can be found on the NAS website.Cyprus Underwater...
Here's our last weekly update of 2014. Have a festive read and share...NAS Weekly Update 18th December 2014esender.cosmic.org.ukMerry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy 2015 from all of us at the...

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Wednesday 10th Dec, 2014
Northwestern Michigan College - NAS Fieldschool 2014 Video of the NMC / NAS International field-school in underwater archaeology held in 2014 at Grand Traverse Bay. Filmed by Christine Williams....