Members Meeting - Wednesday October 8th 2014
Huronia Museum, Midland - 7 PM
We will also examine where we are today. When about 10% of the archaeological licences issued in Ontario are for avocational archaeologists, some with little formal academic training or credentials, where can their interest and enthusiasm be best used? As the regulations governing archaeology tighten up and the bureaucracy stiffens, is it still an environment that can attract those driven by passion rather than profit to do what the love to do, or are the costs and liabilities becoming so high that they will either not enter the field or crawl back into the dirt pile and become the pot hunters of the past?