Maritime Endangered Archaeology


Nikolaus, J., Rayne, L., Sheldrick, N. 2020. The EAMENA and MarEA Projects: notes on current training and research in Libya and beyond. Quaderni di Archeologia della Libya 22. DOI: 10.48255/1036

Andreou, G., Blue, L., Breen, C., Safadi, C., Huigens, H.O., Nikolaus, J., and K., Westley. 2021. Maritime endangered archaeology of the Middle East and North Africa: the MarEA project. Antiquity 94 (378). DOI:

Andreou, A., Huigens, H., Ortiz-Vazquez, R., Nikolaus, J., Westley, K., Safadi, C., Breen, C., Blue, L. 2021. Maritime Endangered Archaeology Project. The International Association for the Study of Arabia Bulletin 26 (Spring Edition).

Breen, C., Safadi, C., Huigens, H., Tews, S., Westley, K., Andreou, G., Ortiz-Vasquez, R., Nikolaus, J., Blue L. 2021. Integrating cultural and natural heritage approaches to Marine Protected Areas in the MENA region. Marine Policy 132, 104676. DOI:

Westley, K., Andreou, G., Safadi, C., Huigens, H., Nikolaus, J., Ortiz-Vasquez, R., Ray, N., Smith, A., Tews, S., Blue, L., Breen, C. 2021. Climate change and coastal archaeology in the Middle East and North Africa: assessing past impacts and future threats. Journal of Island and Coastal Archaeology. DOI: 10.1080/15564894.2021.1955778

Andreou, G., Nikolaus, J., Westley, K. Safadi, C., Blue, L., Smith, A., Breen, C. Big Data in Maritime Archaeology: Challenges and Prospects from the Middle East and North Africa. Journal of Field Archaeology 47(3).

Safadi, C., Ray, N., Ortiz-Vazquez, R., Nikolaus, J., Blue, L., Westley, K., Andreou, G., Breen C. 2022. Maritime Cultural Heritage and Urbanisation in the Middle East and North Africa. The Historic Environment: Policy & Practice.

Andreou, G., Fradley, M., Blue, L., Breen, C. Establishing a baseline for the study of maritime cultural heritage in the Gaza Strip. Palestine Exploration Quarterly.

Ortiz-Vazquez, R., Carter, R., Blue, L., Al-Mahari, S., Documentation and evaluation of maritime endangered archaeology in the kingdom of Bahrain (the MarEA project). Proceedings of the Seminar for Arabian Studies 51: 231-245.

Tews, S., ten Harkel, L., Shams, A. 2022. From the Coast to High Mountains: a Remote Sesing Sruevy of Disturbances and Threats to the Archaeology and Heritage of South Sinai. Journal of Maritime Archaeology.

Breen, C., Blue, L., Andreou, G., Safadi, C., Huigens, H., Nikolaus, J., Ortiz-Vazquez, R., Ray, N., Smith, A., Tews, S., Westley, K. 2022. Documenting, Protecting and Managing Endangered Maritime Cultural Heritage in the Middle East an North Africa (MENA) Region. Journal of Maritime Archaeology.

Andreou, G., Westley, Huigens, H., Blue, L. 2022. Exploring the Impact of Tropical Cyclones on Oman’s Maritime Cultural Heritage Through the Lens of Al Baleed, Salalah (Dhofar Governorate). Journal of Maritime Archaeology.

Ray, N., Nikolaus, J. 2022. Changing Urban Environments and the Impact on Coastal Cultural Heritage at Marsa Matruh, Egypt. Journal of Maritime Archaeology.

Trakadas, A., Karra, A. 2022. Coastal Landscapes, Environmental Change, and Maritime Cultural Heritage Resources in Morocco: The Case Study of Essaouira. Journal of Maritme Archaoelogy.