Underwater heritage protection & legislationdiving archaeologist in Norway

Only a limited number of historical wrecks or artefacts can be excavated or taken care of by archaeologists. Much must remain on-site for future generations, but needs legal protection.


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photo with cultural heritage sign courtesy Norwegian Maritime Museum, page by Per Åkesson, rev maj '07

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