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NOTICE:  NEW NWGS MEETING VENUE - Silver Cloud Hotel-University District


Now accepting reservations for February Dinner Meeting   Dinner Reservations



 News and Events:

  • NEW POSITION.  Environmental Technician, Idaho Department of Enviornmental Quality.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 2/10/20).
  • NEW POSITION.  GIS Specialist, University of Washington Tacoma's Center for Urban Waters.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 2/10/20).
  • REMEMBRANCE. Daniel S. Watterson, Principal Hydrogeologist, Watterson Geoscience, Inc., passed away 5 January 2020.  Click on the REMEMBRANCE Link for more information (posted 2/10/20).
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  February NWGS Newsletter is now available.  Please click on the NEWSLETTER Link for more information (posted 1/25/20).
  • NEW MEETING. The NWGS Monthly Meeting will be on 11 Februrary and will feature David Williams, Naturalist, who will be presenting Stories in Stone.  Click on the CALENDAR Link for more information (posted 1/25/20).
  • NEW RESUME.  Nathan Otto, P.G.  Click on the RESUME' Link for more information (posted 1/25/20).
  • NEW FIELD TRIP.  AWG Fall Field Trip.  10-17 September 2020.  Northern California San Andreas Fault.  Click on the CALENDAR Link for more information (posted 1/9/20).



The Northwest Geological Society is a non-profit educational organization which provides a forum for information and discussion on Northwest geology and related topics. The Society sponsors talks by leading academic and professional geologists at its monthly meetings, conducts field trips to locales of regional geologic interest, and publishes meeting summaries and field guides based on those activities. Membership is open to anyone interested in regional geoscience issues, and includes professionals, teachers, students, and others who have an interest in this field.


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2013 Fall Field Trip                                                2012 Fall Field Trip                                                 2012 Spring Field Trip

Bruce Stoker - Cadman Quarry On Treacherous Ground 2013 Fall Field Trip   Chiwaukum Schist Cheney and Map Darington Phyllite.    Near Ice Harbor Gap Palouse Falls

Bruce Stoker               On Treahcerous          2013 Fall Field Trip            Chiwaukum Schist   Eric Cheney                 Darrington Phyllite            Wallula Gap              Near Ice Harbour      Palouse Falls
Cadman Quarry           Ground                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Dam