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Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist: What Is Maritime Archaeology?

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Maritime archaeology is a discipline within archaeology that specifically studies human interaction with oceans, lakes, and rivers through the study of artifacts. Researchers trace the historical aspects of human dependence and influences on bodies of water. Some areas of interest include harvested goods from the sea, fishing techniques, transportation, and water quality. Part of the "Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist" series.

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Runtime: 1 minutes 27 seconds

Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist
Episode 1
1 minutes 27 seconds
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist
Episode 4
3 minutes
Grade Level: 7 - 12
Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist
Episode 5
3 minutes 2 seconds
Grade Level: 9 - 12