Safeguarding the Underwater Cultural Heritage

© Harun Özdaş, Dokuz Eylul University, Turkey
Canakkale Seddulbahir Majestik

Underwater Cultural Heritage encompasses all traces of human existence that lie or have lain underwater and have a cultural or historical character. Recognizing the urgent need to preserve and protect such heritage, UNESCO drafted the Convention on the Protection of the Underwater Cultural Heritage in 2001.



Heritage under the Waves

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