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11-WA-a State Cultural Considerations Overview

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The developer will be required to comply with Washington state law when human remains or other cultural resources are discovered on a project site. Cultural resources include both historic and archaeological resources and sites. The discovery of cultural resources may require obtaining a permit and providing public notice and notice to Indian Tribes. Once the necessary procedures have been followed, the developer may continue with the project.

Contact Information

Agency
Washington State Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation
Position
State Cultural Issues Contact
Name
Rob Whitlam
Email
rob.whitlam@dahp.wa.gov
Phone
360.586.3080
Website
http://www.dahp.wa.gov/


Do I Need This Permit?

If your project activity meets any of the sets of conditions below, you may need to complete this permit or process.

Regulations

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Resources



    Flowchart Narrative

    11-WA-a.1 to 11-WA-a.2 – Have Potential Human Remains been Discovered?

    If the developer discovers potential human remains during any part of the development process, then they must contact the proper authorities and comply with all requirements for removal.

    Green arrow.PNG 11-WA-b: Human Remains Process

    11-WA-a.3 to 11-WA-a.4 – Have other Cultural Resources been Discovered?

    If other cultural or archaeological resources are discovered during development, the developer must comply with applicable state requirements for removal. The developer may be required to obtain an Archaeological Excavation Permit from the Washington Department of Archaeology and Historic Preservation.

    Green arrow.PNG 11-WA-c: Archaeological Resource Discovery Process



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