Archaeological Services

Black Drake offers a full range of archaeological and historic preservation services to assist agencies, developers, and other business people meet federal and state obligations for cultural resource management. Our services range from initial background research and field surveys designed to identify cultural resources, to full-scale mitigation of significant archaeological deposits. To find out more about our company, click here.

To find out more about Cultural Resource Management, please consult the following links:

Project Compliance and Review in New York State (NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, Field Services Bureau). This gives you an excellent background to Federal and State mandated cultural resources review of projects.

U. S. Advisory Council on Historic Preservation (ACHP). This is an independent federal agency that is a major policy advisor on historic preservation. Their site contains an in-depth guide to the federal review process (Section 106) for cultural resources.

Text of Federal Laws, Regulations, etc. (National Park Service)

And other links of general interest:

National Park Service Cultural Resources page
National Register of Historic Places
New York State Museum
New York State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation
Register of Professional Archaeologists
Society for American Archaeology
Society for Historical Archaeology

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Black Drake Consulting, PO Box 2158, Plattsburgh, New York 12901
phone (518) 298-2516   fax (518) 298-3105 (NO unsolicited faxes without an EBR are accepted. Any that are sent will be forwarded to the FCC for prosecution)