Technical Preservation Guidance
The New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation (OPRHP) is designated as the State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) to review projects with involvement from state and federal agencies. This office is staffed by professionals with a wide range of experience and expertise. Staff members include anthropologists, archeologists, architects, architectural historians, art historians, engineers, historians, landscape architects and planners. Staff members also have experience in business, environmental review, local governments, private sector consulting, professional organizations, teaching, underwater sites, and as local historians and published authors. Includes care of building exteriors and graveyard presevation.