Lee Reininghaus - Archeologist

Lee documenting an historic log structure
Lee Reininghaus documenting a historic log structure associated with the historic Chisana Gold Rush.

Lee Reininghaus
Archeologist
Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve
PO Box 439
Copper Center, AK 99573
907-822-7234
Lee_Reininghaus@nps.gov

Education
M.A. 2011 University of Montana, Anthropology, Cultural Heritage Program
B.A. 2009 University of Montana, Anthropology, Option in Archeology

Skills and Interest Areas
Prehistoric Archeology, hunter-gatherer archeology, cultural resource management, lithic analysis, skiing powder and laughing excessively

Professional Experience
2010-present, Archeologist, National Park Service, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve
2009-2010, Archeological Technician, Forest Service, Lolo National Forest
2008-2009, Archaeological Technician, University of Montana
2008-2009, Laboratory Manager, University of Montana
2008-2009, Archaeological Records Technician, University of Montana
2007-2008, Laboratory Technician, University of Montana
2007-2008, Archeological Technician, Forest Service, Colville National Forest

Professional Activities
Identification, evaluation and monitoring of cultural resources and coordination of historic preservation compliance documentation, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve; Incident Management Team READ/REAF/ARCH/FFT2, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve; Alaska Anthropological Society, Member; Alaska Historical Society, Member.

Publications
Reininghaus, Lee 2015. 2013-2015 Condition Assessments of ANCSA 14(h)(1) Sites, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska. Report on File at the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Cultural Resources Office.

Reininghaus, Lee 2015. Archeological Reconnaissance of the Chetaslina Village: An Athabaskan Winter Village Site. Report on File at the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Cultural Resources Office and the Alaska State Historic Preservation Office.

Reininghaus, Lee 2013. 2013 Kennecott Mines NHL Concentration Mill Stabilization Monitoring Report (WRST-486-K). Report on File at the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve Cultural Resources Office.

Reininghaus, Lee 2010. An Inter-Household Analysis of the Proto-Historic Occupation at the Bridge River Site. Poster presented in the symposium Complex Hunter-Gatherers of Interior British Columbia: New Interdisciplinary Research at the Bridge River Site, 75th Annual Meeting of the Society for American Archaeology, St. Louis, Missouri.

Prentiss, Anna M., Lisa Smith, Lee Reininghaus, Maggie Shirack, Michael Wanzenried and Ogden Ward 2010. Report of the 2009 Investigations of the Bridge River Archeological Site (EeRl4). Report on File at the Bridge River Band and Stl’atl’imx Hydro Offices, Lillooet, British Columbia.

Lee Reininghaus 2010. 2010 Summer Trails EA Heritage Program Specialist Report. Report on File at the Lolo National Forest Heritage Program Office.

Lee Reininghaus 2009. Lolo National Forest 2009 Heritage Program Annual Report. Report on File at the Lolo National Forest Heritage program Office and the Montana State historic preservation Office.

Prentiss, Anna M., Eric Carlson, Nicole Crossland, Hannah Schremser and Lee Reininghaus 2009. Report of the 2008 Investigations of the Bridge River Archeological Site (EeRl4). Report on File at the Bridge River Band and Stl’atl’imx Hydro Offices, Lillooet, British Columbia.