Archaeology – Antiquities Section
The Antiquities Section deals with archaeological matters for state agencies, federal agencies, and consultants. Our records are closed to the general public and are only available to permitted archaeologists within the state of Utah.
Maps & Data
The Antiquities Section publishes web maps and public GIS datasets.
Resources for Everyone
Links for teaching resources, including those in the 2016 History Conference workshops “Well isn’t that Spatial?” and “Teacher Training Workshop.”
Laws & Legal Authority
State and Federal Laws which pertain to the Antiquities Act, vandalism, and the desecration of human remains can be found here.
- Christopher Merritt, Deputy SHPO/Antiquities Coordinator, Archaeology 801-245-7263
- Janice Reed-Campbell, Cultural Resources Technician, 801-245-7232
- Derinna Kopp, Forensic/Physical Anthropologist, 801-245-7245
- Arie Leeflang, Archaeology Records Manager, 801-245-7246
- Deb Miller, Assistant Archaeology Records Manager, 801-245-7249
- Elizabeth Hora-Cook, Cultural Compliance Reviewer, 801-245-7241
- Christina Epperson, GIS Analyst, 801-245-7234
- Tessie Burningham, Records Assistant, 801-245-7259
Organizations and Resources
- USAS – Utah Statewide Archaeological Society