David Howell

Senior Marine Geophysicist


David joined Wessex Archaeology in 2009 and is now a senior member of the GeoServices team as a marine geophysicist. David has expertise in marine geophysical data acquisition, interpretation and reporting, along with experience in geoarchaeological sampling and recording. He has worked on a wide range of projects including numerous offshore wind farm sites, aggregate dredging areas and shipwreck investigations.  
David originally studied geology and marine geotechnics, and worked in the offshore survey industry for three years before leaving to study geoarchaeology and subsequently joining Wessex Archaeology. As such his primary area of expertise is marine geology and the interpretation of sub-bottom data, focussing on the Quaternary and submerged prehistory.