Even a rainy day in the field can be more exciting than a day indoors. But as every professional archaeologist knows, the vast majority of your time is spent indoors – doing research, in the lab, or writing reports.
Today’s weather in upstate New York is scattered showers. As Mike J. and his crew work outside in the rain at the Throop Site, the rest of archaeologists from the Public Archaeology Facility are indoors working on reports. getting ready for future field work, or blogging about our jobs as archaeologists for the international Day of Archaeology!
Andrea has been writing a report based on a site examination of a prehistoric site in upstate New York. Today, she will send a copy of the report with her recommendations out to the client.