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About Us

Our Statement of Qualifications, facilities, and capabilities

Annual Reports

A summary of the past year’s projects and activities

CEQA

Read about the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)

Collections Facility

ASC’s David A. Fredrickson Collections Facility is one of the largest such facilities in northern California.

Consulting Services

ASC provides a variety of archaeological services

Contact Info & Directions to ASC

How to contact us and directions to ASC

CRM

Cultural Resource Managment involves inventorying sites, evaluating them, and somtimes mitigating the adverse effects of development projects and construction. ASC staff has extensive expereince in CRM.

Education

How will ASC fit into your CRM education? Learn about scholarship and grant opportunities

Flotation Services

ASC is equipped and experienced to offer flotation services using a Model A Flot-Tech flotation machine, which can quickly and easily processes a large number of soil or sediments samples. Our services include flotation, sorting, and preparation for identification.

Mission Statement

ASC’s raison d’etre

NAGPRA

ASC complies with the federally mandated Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA).

Personnel

Partial staff list

Projects

Highlighted Projects – to learn about other projects see the annual report

Publications

A list of reports available from the ASC

Putting the "There" There: Historical Archaeologies of West Oakland

The I-880 Cypress Freeway Replacement, a project of the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 4, involved the reconstruction of a 3.1-mile section of freeway in Oakland and Emeryville, California.

Scholarships

Scholarship & grant opportunities

Interpretation & Outreach

ASC Interpretive and Outreach services

Section 106

Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 (NHPA) requires Federal agencies to take into account the effects of their undertakings on historic properties.

Web Projects

ASC-created Web sites

Web Links

Some other web sites you might find useful (please note these are not affiliated with the ASC, and we are not responsible for their content)