Executive Order on the Antiquities Act

President Trump has signed an Executive Order on the Antiquities Act. The Society for American Archaeology has provided a template that one can use to write their house and senate representatitves specifically regarding aspects of the Antiquities Act. NYAC is concerned about the potential outcome of such a review and urges you to contact your representatives to support this important piece of preservation legislation. Check out the letter-writing template here:

http://saa.org/AbouttheSociety/CongressionalAction/tabid/1552/Default.aspx#/

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