SAA Task Force on Professional Archaeologists, Avocational Archaeologists, & Artifact Collectors

In November 2015, the Society for American Archaeology (SAA) Executive Board drafted Motion 136-54.5, creating a task force (TF) to “define appropriate relationships among professional archaeologists, avocational archaeologists, and responsible artifact collectors in light of the SAA Principles of Archaeological Ethics and legal statutes,” producing a statement for dissemination to SAA members and other archaeological stakeholders.

Please read the SAA DRAFT STATEMENT and submit comments by August 26, 2016. Thank you!