Marine archaeology is a field of science exploring human history by examining remains found below water, or in connection to water. The subject involves among other things naval history, diving, examination and recovery of finds. The research also looks at historic naval activities and shipbuilding, harbours and live aboard ships. Examinations and excavations below water requires special knowledge and tools.
The SVEG association has throughout the years been involved in various marine archaeological projects. Here you will find a sample from the association's website. Please note that most of this information is only available in Swedish: