Guidelines and Policies
Find links to guidelines, policies, and forms relating to the environmental review process for archaeological and historic sites. More detailed information can be found on The Bureau for Historic Preservation's website.

Watershed Synthesis
A planning and management framework that can provide meaning to archaeological data collected both within and between watershed boundaries. Syntheses are currently available for Upper Juniata and Raccoon Creek watersheds.

PHMC Research
Research and excavations conducted by Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) staff. Below are links to compliance summaries conducted by the PHMC, papers presented by staff at professional conferences, and articles written by staff for the Pennsylvania Heritage Magazine.

CRGIS/CRM Reports Database
The Cultural Resources GIS System is a map-based inventory of the historic and archaeological sites and surveys stored in the files of the Bureau for Historic Preservation (BHP). A tutorial for using CRGIS to search archaeological survey reports in Pennsylvania can be found on this page.


Please note: the links listed below will direct you to other sections of this website.

The Resource List
Additional links to internal and external resources.

Summaries of Subbasins
Overviews for the Lower Susquehanna, Upper Delaware and Monongahela river basins. These Overviews contain information on locations, cultural periods, and significant sites in each river basin.

Archaeology Publications
Brochures and worksheets available for download from the PHMC, and books available for purchase from our online bookstore.

Links for Professionals