MARITIME AND UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE IN KWAZULU-NATAL
Vanessa Maitland
African Centre for Heritage Activities

 

Abstract
This presentation will be a brief overview of the state of maritime and underwater cultural heritage (MUCH) in South Africa, with particular reference to KwaZulu-Natal (KZN). What is the role of the KZN wildlife authorities in the protection and preservation of MUCH resources? Nautical Archaeology Society courses in underwater heritage survey have been presented to members of Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife – how effective are they? The role of MUCH in increasing tourism and sustainable economic development, with particular reference to the proposed Underwater Museum.

 

Presentation Topic
MARITIME AND UNDERWATER CULTURAL HERITAGE IN KWAZULU-NATAL
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