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Following the great success of the 1st edition in 2013, we are pleased to announce the 2015 IEEE/OES Acoustics in Underwater Geosciences Symposium. More than 150 professionals, scientists and students from 18 different countries participated in RIO Acoustics 2013 . Acoustics is the most effective way of investigating aquatic environments and ecosystems from land to open ocean with a wide diversity of applications. The technical...

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Heritage Data Management are recruiting for a new member of the Data Team to establish and maintain working relationships and data flowlines with agencies and bodies involved in marine planning, research and to capture, maintain, and enhance NRHE textual and spatial depictions of Maritime records. The post is a permanent band D role, located in the Engine House, Swindon and the closing date for applications is15th December 2014.  ...

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COARS will be hosting a three day training event at the National Oceanography Centre Southampton between the 13th and 15th January 2015. The event will focus on providing knowledge, skills and practical experience in marine geoarchaeology, in relation to offshore geotechnical investigations, to national and local curators, and those working in, and engaging with, the wider archaeological sector. With the rapid expansion of coastal and...

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English Heritage has a new guide for those working in marine environments. It is titled Marine Licensing and England’s Historic Environment’ and it is available as a free download here. This advice is aimed at members of the general public and those wishing to undertake a project directed at an archaeological or historic site in England in the marine and coastal area. This advice will help readers gain a better...

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