Metal Detecting Code of Ethics
Code of Ethics
- Never Trespass – Respect Property and Always Get Permission.
- Dig Properly – Fill All Holes. Leave the Area Cleaner and Better Than When You Arrived.
- If you discover any item of significant historical interest, notify the local historian or museum.
- If you discover any lethal object, do not touch, notify the police.
- Dispose of litter or trash in proper containers.
- Obey all laws and ordinances that may pertain to a site.
- Protect our heritage of natural resources, wildlife, and private property.
- Be courteous to all, you are a representative of our hobby/sport.