Sunday, June 16, 2013

400 year old skeleton and a $5000 bill

Toronto Star article - Sarnia - 400 year old skeleton found in backyard

"Under Ontario’s Funeral, Burial and Cremation Services Act, property owners are responsible for the costs of an archeological assessment if human remains are found on their land."

http://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2013/06/15/400yearold_skeleton_of_aboriginal_woman_found_in_sarnia_backyard_costs_couple_5000.html

1 comment:

Thomas Ego said...

I wonder how many finds go unreported because of this? I would suspect more now that this is news

T