Archaeology and Development in B.C.: Regulations and Best Practices
This session introduces archaeology in the context of development projects. An overview of the legal framework that regulates archaeology and protects archaeological sites, as well as the best practices for managing archaeological risk, will be discussed. Participants will leave the session better equipped to work with archaeological professionals on their project teams and to manage archaeology as a potential source of risk.
Date: Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Time: 1:30 – 3 p.m.
Location: Room 221/222
Learning Units (LUs): 1.5 Core
Adrian Myers is an archaeology project manager based in Vancouver for a global engineering and environmental consulting firm. He is a Registered Professional Archaeologist (RPA) and holds a BA in History from UBC, an MA in Historical Archaeology from Bristol University, and MA and Ph.D. degrees in Archaeology from Stanford University.