The Department of Archaeology
Present in each region within the DAC, the regional archaeology service is responsible for conducting the State policy in the field of archaeology in the regional territory.
SFA is the regional referent for all questions related to archaeology: known archaeological heritage, incidental discoveries, carrying out archaeological operations, taking into account archaeology in the planning of the territory, conservation and valorization of archaeological heritage.
SFA drives the policy ofinventory, ofstudy, of protection, of conservation and of valorization archaeological heritage at regional level.
It enforces the legislative and regulatory provisions relating to archaeology, grouped in book V of the Heritage Code.
The SRA of the DAC of Martinique consists of five people, scientists and administrative, working under the direction of the regional curator of archaeology.