Olympic National Park
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As with so many other parks throughout the system, Olympic NP does not come to mind when one thinks of submerged resources. The park actually has three major venues that possess striking diversity underwater. The coastal unit of the park contains over 60 miles of shoreline that is the largest section of wilderness coast in the lower 48 states. Rangers have also located several 1920s era automobiles and a flatware and china dump associated with an early park concessionaire. Perhaps the most interesting of these is the Warren Car site, a 1927 Chevy, recently discovered by the park dive team after an exhaustive search. It rests well-preserved 170 feet deep. Human remains were recovered to complete a seventy-year-old accident investigation before it the site was examined for archeological purposes. It is now being well utilized by the park to help educate visitors and the local community to the historical and archeological relevance of underwater sites.