Caltrans Archaeology

The Cultural Studies Office provides technical assistance on a wide range of cultural resources management studies for both prehistoric and historical archaeological resources. In addition, our office provides advice and guidance on issues related to the management and preservation of archaeological resources with special emphasis on review of complex studies and compliance documents in the area of prehistoric archaeology including evaluations, data recovery plans, and contract management.

Caltrans Archaeological Projects

Cultural Guidance

Cultural Resources studies at Caltrans follow the Standard Environmental Reference, Volume 2.