A small number of members volunteer to act in the Site Admin role. Site Admins take care of the overall health and well-being of the site. They have the ability and authority to act on issues related to managing member accounts.
Admins help Facilitators in vetting early posts by new members. In the event that posts are made by an obvious spammer, Admin will disable that account.
In the event of spam attacks, Admins will use the board facilities to block accounts and check IP addresses, and initiate a registration lockdown if necessary.
Threads are placed in Quarantine when they are contentious and requests by the Facilitator haven't put it back on track. Admins monitor the progress of such threads, and will, if and when appropriate, clean up the thread and restore it. Alternatively, they may move the thread to the Wastebin.
Site Admin will take any of the following actions, as they feel appropriate and in the best interests of maintaining a friendly atmosphere on the site and protecting it from unsavory activity: