1. Participants shall strive for the highest methodological standards to ensure the most complete and highest quality results from their work.
2. Participants shall conduct themselves in such a manner as to bring credit to the sponsoring agencies and their activities. Participants found to be buying, selling, exchanging artifacts, or collecting artifacts in an unscientific manner are subject to dismissal from the program.
3. In the interest of ensuring high standards of research, archeological work by participants shall be conducted under the supervision of a professional archeologist.
4. Participants shall report any archeological information to an appropriate staff member of the Maryland Historical Trust.