Mission

  • To encourage and facilitate communication among all interested in the historic and prehistoric cultural heritage of Kansas;

  • To function as an advocacy group of professional archaeologists for the preservation of historic and prehistoric archaeological resources, including support for responsible avocational groups;

  • To promote the importance of archaeology to the general public;

  • To promote professional standards in the collection, curation, analysis, and publication of archaeological data;

  • To encourage research in archaeology and related fields that will contribute to increasing our understanding of the prehistory and history of Kansas;

  • To encourage appropriate sensitivity to the concerns of descendants of prehistoric and historic populations of Kansas as archaeological research is performed;

  • and To raise funds from the private sector as needed to carry out the purposes listed above.

Professional Archaeologists of Kansas

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