DEGUWA's 20th Conference held Nuremberg

German Association of Underwater Archaeology, DEGUWA, held its 20th Conference from 16 to 22 March 2015 in Nuremberg. This year's conference theme was "Land under!", and it dealt with submerged landscapes and settlements in particular. Over 40 presentations were presented to public, and representatives came from more than twenty countries. Archaeologists from the Croatia had four presentations. Event was held at the premises of Germanic National Museum in Nuremberg, known for its very valuable exhibition.



In Zadar, Port Veštar exhibition opens

In the Hall of the International Centre for Underwater Archaeology in Zadar, on Friday, 27.02.2015. g., the monograph "Port Veštar - Der Hafen von Veštar" was presented to public. This hardcover book at 300 pages and two languages brings all the results of many years of researching at this archaeological site. The book was presented by doc. Ph.D. Igor Borzić and doc. Ph.D. Mato Ilkić of the University of Zadar. An exhibition with archaeological finds from Veštar was also opened by the author Roko Surić.


New research of Suleiman's Bridge in Darda

Under the leadership of Mladen Pešić, ICUA Zadar archaeologists completed another research campaign at Suleiman's bridge on the Lake Small Đola in Darda. After researching the layout of pylons and their mapping in the previous years, this year the team focused on finding the upper parts of the bridge at the bottom of the lake, in order to make ideal reconstruction. 



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HR-23000 Zadar, Croatia

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E-mail: info@icua.hr

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