sunken riches of the atlantic

    The Atlantic Ocean has claimed countless ships and lives throughout history. Its storms, rocky coastlines, and naval battles have sent many vessels and their valuable cargo to the bottom.

    Shipwrecks litter the Atlantic seafloor, making it a promising hunting ground for salvage companies and treasure hunters. But these wrecks are also rich in history, and their preservation is key to understanding our maritime past.

    This article will explore some of the most famous shipwrecks in the Atlantic, the treasures they held, efforts to salvage them, and new laws protecting these fragile time capsules.