Archaeological Investigations

AKRF’s cultural resources team has the capabilities to provide a full range of archaeological services—starting with the assessment of a site’s potential archaeological sensitivity; to conducting field testing, data recovery excavations and monitoring during construction; to artifact processing and analysis; and finishing with the development and implementation of mitigation and public outreach plans.

The scope of our services includes:

  • Phase 1A literature review and sensitivity assessments/documentary studies
  • Phase 1B field testing/monitoring
  • Phase II site significance evaluations
  • Phase III data recovery/mitigation
  • Unanticipated Discovery Plans (UDP)
  • Testing protocols and research designs
  • Artifact processing and analysis
  • Curation plans
  • Public outreach and education