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                Northwest Geological Society

All in-person meetings are cancelled.  Talks will be on Zoom.  See the Calendar link for details.




 News and Events:

  • NEW POSITIONS  Engineering Manager, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Click on Employment Link for more information (10/28/21).
  • NEW POSITIONS.  Engineering Manager, Ground Water Analyzer, IPDES Compliance Officer, Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Click on Employment Link for more information (10/4/21).
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  The NWGS September newsletter is now available.  Click on the Newsletter Link for more information (9/28/21).
  • NEW POSITION.  Entry level and 1-3 year geologists, Adapt, Inc. Click on the Employment Link for more information (posted 9/8/21).
  • NEW SUGGESTED READINGS.  Recalibrating Rodinian rifting in the northwestern United States AND The spatial and temporal evolution of the Portland and Tualatin forearc basins, Oregon, USE.  Click on the Suggested Readings Link for more information (posted 7/28/21).
  • NEW FIELD TRIP.  AWG Pacific NW Chapter Field Trip.  SE BC Hot Springs Geology Tour led by Melinda Brugman, 25 Sept - 6 Oct.  Click on the Calendar Link for more informaiton (posted 7/22/21).

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