In joining the Archaeological Society of British Columbia, a person agrees to uphold the following aims and ethics:
•to encourage the identification, recording and protection of archaeological materials and any established or likely archaeological site in British Columbia.
•to discourage the sale of, or the placing of a commercial value on any artifact.
•to abide by the heritage legislation of British Columbia. This legislation states that archaeological survey and excavations may be undertaken only under permit and that a report on all findings must be filed with the Minister in charge. In addition a member agrees to make any surface finds in his or her possession available for inspection and study by professional archaeologists and First Nations.
Annual membership fees: Individual-$25 Family-$30 Student-$18 Senior-$18 (Subject to change September 2014)
Please contact us for additional information or a membership form: firstname.lastname@example.org