Chapter Governing Documents

CHAPTER CODE OF ETHICS

Members of the Colorado Archaeological Society will:

  • Uphold local, State and Federal antiquities laws.

  • Conduct field and/or laboratory activities using professionally accepted standards.

  • Accept the responsibility, if serving as Principal Investigator, to publish the results of the investigation and to make the collection available for further scientific study.

  • Support only scientifically and legally conducted archaeological activities. Members will not condone the sale, exchange or purchase of artifacts obtained from illegal activities.

  • Respect the property rights of landowners.

  • Report vandalism to appropriate authorities.

  • Be sensitive to the cultural histories and spiritual practices of groups that are the subject of archaeological investigation.

  • There shall be deemed to be no conflict between this Code of Ethics and the PAAC Code of Ethics.

 

  • Members are encouraged to subscribe to and to support both codes.

BYLAWS OF THE DENVER CHAPTER OF COLORADO

ARCHAEOLOGICAL SOCIETY   (November 4, 2014 Revision of

the September 1, 1998 Bylaws)