1. Respect the rights and property of others.
  2. On private lands, always obtain permission, explaining how carefully you remove coins, et cetera.
  3. Observe all laws whether national, state or local. Aid law enforcement officials whenever possible
  4. Always conduct yourself in a manner that is courteous and polite.
  5. Never damage in any way public or private grounds.
  6. When coin shooting in public parks, school grounds, churches or anywhere that the ground is neat and/or natural, you must:
    • Have an apron or trash pouch to carry off all unwanted items uncovered and discard all junk in a trash receptical.
    • Do NOT cut cone shaped plugs or knife-shave grass roots from plug.
    • Use a probe, small trowel, or a knife.
    • Replace dirt and plug neatly and foot press down firmly. Brush any remaining dirt into the grass or use a drop cloth to keep dirt off of the grass.
  7. Have as your objective to make a better image of the hobby everywhere you go.