PAL is a leading New England cultural resource management (CRM) firm. We offer services in the fields of archaeology and historic architectural survey, cemetery investigations, expert testimony, section 106, HABS/HAER, and state level documentation.

PAL’s outstanding reputation within the CRM industry springs from more than a quarter-century of high-quality performance in support of more than 3,000 development and planning projects. Our staff of more than 45 professional archaeologists, architectural historians, preservation planners, and support personnel is committed to providing clients with responsive service and expert advice in historic preservation.

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Featured Project

Community Wide Surveys

Community-wide surveys identify patterns of the past 12,000 years of human occupation/activity and determine known and probable locations of archaeological resources associated with these settlement patterns throughout the community. 

When Samuel Gorton came to the western shores of Narragansett Bay in 1642, it was already...

PAL is pleased to announce that our staff will be well-represented in a symposium on March...

Archaeology is not always about the oldest, coolest, or most mysterious- but sometimes it...