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National Metal Detecting Support Organizations
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The Federation of Metal Detector and Archaeological Clubs Inc. (FMDAC) - Online club dedicated to the preservation, promotion, and protection for the hobby of recreational metal detecting and prospecting.

Metal Detecting Rights Foundation - Promoting and defending your right to enjoy the recreational hobby of metal detecting on public use lands and waterways.

Public Lands for the People - Online organization representing and assisting outdoor user groups and individuals interested in keeping public and private lands open to prospecting, mining, and outdoor recreation through public education, scientific data, and legal means.

Metal Detecting Hobby Talk - online legal and hobby information for metal detecting.

Local Metal Detecting Clubs
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Maryland Free-State Treasure Club - Meets the last Thursday of every month, 7:00pm, at Victory Villa Community Center, 404 Compass Rd., Baltimore, MD 21220.

Maryland Artifact Recovery Society - Meets the 4th Wednesday of every month, 7:00pm, at St. Christopher's Episcopal Church, 116 Marydell Rd., Linthicum, MD, 21093.

Eastern Shore Treasure Club - ESTC meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at 7:30PM at the American Legion in Stevensville, MD. Guests and new members are welcome to attend.

BelMar Coin Club - Regular Club Meetings are held on the 3rd Monday of each month, unless otherwise notified. Contact BelMar Club President for times and location - Scott Schubert - scottschu@gmail.com D&S Coins - for coin grading and value contact contact Scott Schubert - scottschu@gmail.com

Shore Seekers Artifact & Recovery Club - Meets the second Tuesday of every month, 7pm, at the Community Hall of the Mt. Hermon United Methodist Church, intersection of Hobbs Rd. and Mt. Hermon Rd, Salisbury, MD.

Lancaster Research and Recovery Club - Meets the first Tuesday of every month at the Kiwanis Pavilion #22 (on Kiwanis Drive) in the Lancaster County Park.

Tidewater Coin and Relic Club - Meetings are held on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at Pretlow Library, 111 Ocean View Avenue, Norfolk, Va. 23503. Doors open at 6:30 PM, meeting starts at 7 PM.

Stout Standards - An interesting metal detecting blog.

Civil War Metal Detecting Club - Online club that informs members of periodic Civil War relic hunting trips.

South Jersey Metal Detecting Club - Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month at the Haddon Heights Municipal Building, 625 Station Ave. Camden County NJ . Meetings start at 7:30pm.

The Northern Virginia Relic Hunters Association (NVRHA) - Meets the first Tuesday of every month, 7:30pm, at the NRA building located near Rt. 66 and Rt. 50 in Fairfax, Va.

First State Treasure Hunters Club - Meets the last Wednesday of every month, 7:30pm, at the Dairy Queen (basement party room) at the intersection of Route 4 & Marrows Road (374 E Chestnut Hill Rd) in Newark, Delaware.