Brittany enters artifact information into the database. While many think of archaeology as excavation, most of the work happens in the lab where artifacts are cleaned, analyzed, and cataloged. You can find out more about how the artifact data are collected and used here.
Lab Director Elizabeth shows off tiny artifacts recovered from water screening. The water screening process can be tedious and time-consuming from start to finish. But, the results are often worth it, recovering tiny artifacts such as beads, small flakes from stone tool production, lead shot, and much more.