Services

Bluestone Research provides the following archaeological consulting services specifically for the Ontario market:


HERITAGE ASSESSMENTS

   Cultural Heritage Resources and the Green Energy Act


PROJECT MANAGEMENT

ARCHAEOLOGICAL ASSESSMENTS

   Stage 1 Archaeological Overview/Background Studies

   Stage 2 Archaeological Field Assessments

   Stage 3 Archaeological Site Documentation

   Stage 4 Archaeological Site Mitigation


Additionally, Bluestone performs cultural resource projects in compliance with the U.S. Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969, and the regulations of the Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.


Phase I and Phase II Archaeological Surveys

Phase III Data Recovery Excavations

Cultural Resource Studies for Environmental Impact Statements

Cultural Resource Studies for Environmental Assessments

Preliminary Cultural Resource Review Forms

National Register of Historic Places Nominations

Determinations of Eligibility

Land-Use Histories

Site predictability models

Site assessments and disturbance studies

Reconnaissance studies

Construction monitoring


ARCHAEOLOGY & ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY

Cultural resources compliance

Archaeological site investigation

Historic property identification and evaluation

Emergency discovery and mitigation plans


LABORATORY & COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT

Preparation of collections for long-term curation

Conditions assessments of curation facilities

Treatment plans for collections and facilities

Exhibit design, production, and installation


RESEARCH & PUBLICATIONS

Historical and archival research

Land-use and landscape histories

Public lectures, brochures, and exhibits

Access to national research depositories


POLICY & PLANNING

Regulatory assistance

Native American consultation

Cultural heritage tourism

Training seminars


ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY

Historic property identification and evaluation

Determinations of National Register eligibility

National Register nominations

Historic structures reports


EMERGENCY DISCOVERIES

Regulatory agency coordination

Formulation of treatment options

Implementation of mitigation strategies


ARTIFACT TREATMENT AND COLLECTIONS ASSESSMENTS

Condition assessments of artifacts

Conservation of metals, bone, textiles, and leather

Development of long-range conservation plans

Implementation of collections management programs


TRAINING SEMINARS

Artifact identification

Artifact conservation

Artifact inventory and database procedures

Collections management and long-range care


RESEARCH THEMES

Archaeological sites

Historic structures and districts

Urban and rural settlement patterns

Town, city, and county development

Corporate and institutional studies

Military installations and fortifications

Battlefields and military encampments

Commercial and industrial facilities

Transportation networks


RESEARCH CAPABILITIES

Historical and archival research

Land-use and landscape studies

Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Cartographic and photographic analysis

Oral histories

Genealogical studies

Public interpretation


PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

Cultural resource management reports

Scholarly and popular articles

House histories

Brochures

Exhibits

Lectures

Tours


PRESERVATION POLICY AND PLANNING

Cultural resources management plans

Coordination of cultural resource compliance with environmental review

Regulatory agreements and legislative analysis


CULTURAL HERITAGE TOURISM

Historical and archaeological guidebooks

Coordination of heritage tourism with eco-tourism

Preservation and planning studies

...a Canadian owned company with local and international experience


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