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Archaeology Day Trip to Ossabaw Island, Saturday June 24
Uncovering Ossabaw Island: Hands-On Archeology Day Trip
Take part in an active archaeological dig on Ossabaw Island on the Georgia coast.
Led by the Georgia Dept. of Natural Resources' Archaeology Division and the University of Georgia, this excavation at the former Buckhead Plantation site on Ossabaw Island is serving as a Field School for UGA’s archaeology graduate and undergraduate students. Participants in this one-day workshop will assist graduate students excavating public and domestic architecture associated with a Late Mississippian Native American village, and will likely encounter historic period artifacts as well from the site being farmed in the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Techniques include excavation, sorting and identifying artifacts.
Travel to and from Ossabaw Island
Day/Date: Saturday, June 24, 2017
Departure time: 9:00am (please arrive by 8:45am)
Return time: 3:30pm (approximate return to the mainland)
Location: Depart and return via Delegal Creek Marina, 1 Marina Dr., The Landings, Skidaway Island, Georgia
Who should attend: All are welcome. Reservations and prepayment required. Minors must be accompanied by supervising adult.
Other: Trip occurs rain or shine, unless canceled by the boat captain due to weather advisory. Trip details will be emailed to participants on Thursday, June 22.
Sponsored by: The Ossabaw Island Foundation
Fee: $95 for general public Fee includes transportation by boat to and from Ossabaw Island, plus programming. Reservations and prepayment required. No onsite registrations.
Payment in full is required to confirm reservations.
Cost includes round-trip boat transportation to Ossabaw Island and the full day tour.
Cost does not include your sack lunch or bottled water / beverages.
This tour does not include a tour of the Torrey-West Estate
Ossabaw Island Pig Roast Host Committee 2016
Patricia Barmeyer &
Tom and Sharon Fischer
Bonnie and Jeff Gentes
Goad Law, LLC
Leigh & Bobby Goff
John & Melanie Hlemken
Rosemary Magee & Ron
John & Megan Manly
Paul & Jane Pressly
Service Brewing Co.
Wells Fargo, The Private
Yates-Astro Termite & Pest