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Detecting.US changes for 2013 – Advocacy, Research and Advancing our Hobby

This site will be focusing its mission in 2013.  I will be reducing the “hobby blog” material and increasing the advocacy and research side of things. The overall mission of the blog is to curate/host conversations related to advancing our hobby by increased credibility and dialogue.  I will be reducing my regional focus on Kentucky.

Do Metal Detecting Hobbyists Need a National PR Message?

Let’s face it.  We’re not all good writers, journalists or storytellers.  But the hobby of metal detecting needs clear, constant messaging, standards and PR responses.  We need a clear stance on the hobby’s relationship with public resources, academia/archaeology and private property hunting.   More and more restrictions are being placed on our hobby because of simple misunderstandings