Mission Statement Sussex County Chapter - ASD
(Drafted November 2008)
The Sussex County Chapter is part of the Archaeological Society of Delaware (ASD).
chapter exists to support and promote archaeology and historic preservation in Sussex County and the greater Delmarva region.
The Sussex County Chapter will:
• serve to enhance bonds among its members by sharing
varying interests, abilities and
• work in Sussex County to preserve,
protect and explore archaeological sites;
• assist other groups, such as historical societies and Native American
organizations and offer support in nearby venues, particularly within the State of Delaware;
• contribute to spreading
archaeological information to the public through regular
public meetings, lectures, exhibits and news media.
• provide opportunities for its amateur members to experience archaeology in the field
• encourage the efforts of state and professional archaeologists in Sussex County
by offering assistance and publicizing the importance of their work.