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COVID MESSAGE:

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

 

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 News and Events:

  • NEW POSITIONS.  Water Quality Engineer, Water Quality Analyst for the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT LINK for more information (updated 5/14/21).
  • NEW MEETING.  The NWGS meetings will now be online. Join us on Tuesday, 11 May for a Zoom presentation. Paul Belanger, Sound Waters Steward, Paleoceanographic history that led to our understanding of Cenozoic climate history and changing impact for the Pacific Northwest.  Click on the CALENDAR LINK for more information.  (posted 4/27/21)
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  The NWGS May Newsletter is ready.  Click on the NEWSLETTER Link for access (posted 4/27/21).
  • NEW POSITIONS.  Senior Hazardous Waste Compliance Officer and Water Quality Scientist (Boise, ID) for the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT LINK for more information (updated 4/15/21).
  • NEW MEETING.  The NWGS meetings will now be online. Join us on Tuesday, 13 April for a Zoom presentation. Pat Pringle, Centralia College, Dendrochronology Cross-Dating of the Bonneville Landslide.  Click on the CALENDAR LINK for more information.  (posted 3/18/21)
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  The NWGS April Newsletter is ready.  Click on the NEWSLETTER Link for access (posted 3/18/21).
  • NEW POSITION. Water Quality Engineer-Intern. Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Closes 2/28/21.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 3/4/21).
  • NEW MEETING.  The NWGS meetings will now be online. Join us on Tuesday, 9 March for a Zoom presentation. Click on the CALENDAR LINK for more information.  (posted 3/2/21)
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  The NWGS March Newsletter is ready.  Click on the NEWSLETTER Link for access (posted 3/2/21).

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