Why is underwater archaeology important?
Underwater archaeology is a subdiscipline of archaeology and can be divided into more topic-focused categories. The categories include Nautical Archaeology, Maritime Archaeology, and Prehistoric/Historic Archaeology.
Answer and Explanation: 1
Underwater archaeology is important because water, with its dearth of oxygen, can preserve the past in such a way as to leave much of it untouched by...
See full answer below.
Learn more about this topic:
fromChapter 8 / Lesson 9
What is archaeology? Learn the definition of archaeology, define an archaeologist, how archaeology is part of anthropology, and the focus and range of archaeology.