What is an artifact?

Artifacts are those objects produced, used, and/or modified by humans. Artifacts can include:

  • Butchered Animal Bone
  • Ceramics
  • Glass
  • Modified Shell Tools
  • Stone Projectile Points

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1. How do I know if my construction project requires archaeological review and investigation?
2. Is the investigation going to hold up my construction?
3. How much does the archaeological review fee cost?
4. Why does archaeology take so long?
5. How do you know where to dig?
6. What kinds of things are found at an archaeological site?
7. Who owns the artifacts?
8. What is a feature?
9. What is an artifact?
10. Are the artifacts valuable?
11. Do you ever find gold?
12. Can I dig or metal detect on City-owned property?