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Cultural Resources Branch

Tank Destroyer in 1944  Tanks dusting the road
Preserving the Past while Training for Tomorrow

Fort Hood DPW-Cultural Resources (FHCRM) is responsible for ensuring Fort Hood’s compliance with Federal Regulations governing cultural/archaeological properties. Our Integrated Cultural Resources Management Plan (ICRMP) provides management information to efficiently and effectively balance cultural resource stewardship responsibilities and mission requirements on Fort Hood.  Fort Hood successfully implemented the Historic Properties Component which addresses compliance with Section 106 of the National Historic Preservation Act of 1966, as amended, through implementation of the Army Alternate Procedures.

FTHCRM provides a variety of services and activities for the Military and civilian Fort Hood community. These are listed below and can be accessed via a call, email or visit to our office. FTHCRM is currently located in building 1938 on Rod & Gun Loop. We are next door to the Sportsmen's Center also known as the Rod & Gun Club.
  • Dig permit coordination facilitates compliance with federal laws and regulations. A permit is required for all activities that disturb the ground whether in the training areas or cantonment.
  • Project Review for National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA) impacts (Military and Civilian)
  • Coordination: Native American, Historic Community
  • Assessments: Archaeological Site, Historic Building
  • Education and Outreach: Archaeology and Cultural Resource
  • Artifact Identification
  • Artifact Curation
  • FTHCRM Reports

Points of Contact:

Archeologist/Cultural Resource Manager:

Archeologist/Public Outreach Coordinator:

Archeologist/Native American Coordinator:


General Policies at Fort Hood about Cultural Resources

NO Artifact of Fossil Collecting

NO Collection of Rocks Associated with Archaeological Sites

NO Digging on or at Archaeological Sites

Coordination of all forms of earth moving or excavation activities associated with training, construction and maintenance.
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