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2014-15 through 2018-19
The Atchafalaya Heritage Area has been designated by Congress as a National Heritage Area.
About.com Archaeology Guide
includes links to archaeological information worldwide
Los Adaes State Historic Site,
provides information from the Louisiana Office of State Parks about Los Adaes State Historic Site, where a Spanish fort was built in the early 1700s
Historic Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico
gives updates on the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management's underwater archaeology projects.
Louisiana Archaeological Society (LAS),
brings together professional and avocational archaeologists interested in investigating, interpreting, and preserving information on the prehistoric Indians and the early history of Louisiana.
Marksville State Historic Site,
provides information from the Louisiana Office of State Parks about the mound site in the town of Marksville.
NPS Monumental American Indian Architecture,
provides an introduction to the mounds of the Lower Mississippi River region and the initiatives in this area by the National Park Service.
NPS Southeast Archaeological Center,
gives information about prehistory and history of the southeast US and the Caribbean; has extensive links.
Office of Indian Affairs,
the only agency within state government whose sole purpose is to address Indian issues.
Passport in Time,
describe a volunteer program of the USDA Forest Service.
Port Hudson Civil War Battlefield,
provides information from the Louisiana Office of State Parks about extensive Civil War earthwork fortifications that are open to the public at Port Hudson State Historic Site.
Poverty Point State Historic Site,
provides information from the Louisiana Office of State Parks about a 3,700-year-old Indian ceremonial center with mounds and earthworks in northeast Louisiana.
Society for American Archaeology,
tells how to join this national society and also provides information about archaeology for the public.
Society for Historical Archaeology,
gives information about historical archaeology, the society's annual Conference on Historical and Underwater Archaeology, and graduate programs in historical and underwater archaeology.
The WWWorld of Archaeology,
provides World Wide Web links from Archaeology Magazine, a publication of the Archaeological Institute of America.