Archaeological Inventory Guidelines
for conducting large-scale archaeological inventory studies
in British Columbia including discussion on research or resource
management goals and objectives, description of the past and
present physical and cultural landscape of study areas, recommendations
on the sampling techniques used in most situations, and reporting
and mapping standards.
Archaeological Impact Assessment Guidelines
are technical guidelines, intended for professional consulting
archaeologists, which principally apply to development projects
reviewable under British Columbia's Environmental Assessment
Act. As such, the procedures for archaeological resource assessment
and review articulate with the three stage assessment process
provided for in that legislation.
these guidelines apply mainly to development projects which
undergo provincial review, they may also be applied, with minor
modification, to all other developments.
Archaeological Resource Management Handbook
are non-technical guidelines aimed at a lay audience. The Handbook
is a summary of the archaeological impact assessment and review
process outlined in the Guidelines.
Archaeological Site Inventory Forms Guide
guide to the BC archaeological site inventory form for the recording
of archaeological and other heritage sites
Archaeological Shipwreck Recording Guide
complete guide for the recording of shipwrecks using a basic
or detailed shipwreck recording form. Designed for use by for
underwater and avocational archaeologists in the inventorying
of Heritage wreck sites throughout the province.
BC Designated Heritage Sites Registry
by Regional District, this is a listing of Provincially Designated
sites and objects designated under the Heritage Conservation
Act and sites designated under either the Municipal Act or the