Rock Art figure

The Society for California Archaeology is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated to research, understanding, interpretation and conservation of California's heritage. Membership is open to everyone with an interest in California archaeology. SCA promotes cooperation among archaeologists in California by:

  • Conducting symposia and meetings sharing information on new discoveries and professional techniques
  • Publishing an annual Proceedings on archaeological research in California
  • Publishing a Newsletter on current topics of concern with news and commentaries
  • Promoting standards and ethnical guidelines for the practice of archaeology

The Society seeks to increase public appreciation and support for archaeology in California by encouraging respect, appreciation and a better understanding of California's diverse cultural heritage. Visit the SCA website.