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Video: VWR Tip — Teach Kids Respect

Archaeological sites are not playgrounds. Please teach children respect. Keep a close eye so kids don’t get hurt or accidentally damage the site.

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Video: VWR Tip — Historic Trash Isn’t Garbage

Historic artifacts older than 50 years are protected and should be left where you find them.

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Video: VWR Tip — Steer Clear of Walls

Historic and prehistoric structures can be easily damaged. Please refrain from touching, leaning, standing or climbing on any structures, no matter how solid they look.

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Video: VWR Tip — Avoid Building Cairns

Keep the landscape natural by leaving only footprints. Cairns can increase impacts on sensitive sites and are frequently constructed with artifacts like grinding or shrine stones.

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Video: VWR Tip — Leave All Artifacts

Keep discovery alive. Leave all artifacts where you find them so the next person can share the experience. It’s illegal to move or take any artifact, including historic trash, from public lands.