Presented by Wayne Lusardi, State of Michigan Maritime Archaeologist
Wayne Lusardi is employed by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources as State Maritime Archaeologist and is stationed at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary in Alpena. Mr. Lusardi is responsible for the research, documentation, preservation, and management of nearly 200 shipwrecks located in and around Thunder Bay, and another 1,300 around the State of Michigan.
Mr. Lusardi is involved in all aspects of fieldwork, survey, research, education and outreach. He has an extensive background in underwater and terrestrial archaeology, artifact conservation, and material culture studies. Join us for this virtual event featuring the underwater archaeology in the waters surrounding the Leelanau Peninsula, in northern lower Michigan.