Cultural Resource Management

To manage and protect cultural resources on the public lands and to increase public awareness and appreciation of these resources.

Most of these lands are located in the Western United States and Alaska.

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Examples of Funded Projects

Cooperative agreements with universities to conduct management-focused archaeological field schools and scholarly research on public lands located in the Western United States and Alaska and cooperative agreements to produce education materials enhancing public awareness and appreciation of cultural resources.


Agency - Department of the Interior

The Department of the Interior protects and provides access to the Nation's natural and cultural heritage, including responsibilities to Indian tribes and island communities. Departmental goals include resource protection and usage, overseeing recreational opportunities, serving communities and excellence in management.

Office - See Catalog Appendix IV for addresses.
Website Address

http://www.blm.gov