Cultural Resource Programs at San Nicolas Island

Navy staff at San Nicolas Island maintain a field station to monitor more than 500 archaeological sites located and mapped on San Nicolas Island. These sites have been entered into a central database and are considered before conducting testing and training activities. The Navy follows standard operating procedures in the case of inadvertent discovery of cultural materials.

Corral Harbor Ranch Building (1907)

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Projectile Point

Projectile Point

Perforator Artifact

San Nicolas Island North Side Light (1945)

Aqueduct at Red Eye Beach