Call Before You Dig: Why Canada’s Energy Firms Are Increasingly Calling On Archaeologists

Grant Aylesworth recognizes that many people think archaeology involves khaki-clad researchers digging up museum-bound artifacts in exotic locales. That happens, but in Canada a growing number of professional archaeologists such as Mr. Aylesworth are actually consulting for natural resource companies on their Canadian projects. Recent Supreme Court of Canada rulings underscore the need for energy and…

Call before you dig: Why Canada’s energy firms are increasingly calling on archaeologists