Information on this project can be found on our Canoes page.
Cooper River Survey
Information on this project can be found on our Cooper River page under Regional Surveys.
Sport diver Doug Boehme analyses the Native American lithics of a Cooper River dive site and discovers a prehistoric site now submerged.
Georgia Avocational Project
The Division worked with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources and a group of sport divers to map a mile-long stretch of the Chattahoochee River in Georgia as part of the first combined advocational/professional underwater archaeology project in the state.
Please visit our Cooper River Heritage Trail page for information on the Mepkin Wreck.
Plantation Waterfront Artifact Analysis
An anaylisis of the historic ceramics from a plantation in the Combahee River leads to conclusions about the lifestyle of the people that lived there throughout history.
Several avocationals and the Division worked together to conserve a 3000 pound rudder brought up by shimpers off Charleston.
Wando River Wreck
Division Archaeologists worked with a few members of the public to investigate a beached wreck on the Wando River.
South Carolina sport divers Drew Ruddy, Steve Howard, and Jim Batey conduct investigations at Willtown Bluff in the Edisto River, South Carolina.