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




 News and Events:

  • NEW POSITIONS.  Water Quality Staff Engineer (Twin Falls and Coure d'Alene).  Idaho Department of Water Resources.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 1/24/21).
  • NEW POSITION.  Staff Engineer.  Idaho Department of Water Resources.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 1/14/21).
  • NEW POSITIONS.  Regional Engineering Manager, Senior Grants & Loan Engineer, and Ground Water Analyst.  Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  Click on the EMPLOYMENT Link for more information (posted 1/8/21).
  • NEW MEETING.  AWG Joint Meeting with GSOC.  Wednesday, 27 January.  Keith Ronnholm, Retired, Eyewitness to an Exploding Volcano.  Click on the CALENDAR LINK for more information.  (posted 12/31/20)
  • NEW MEETING.  The NWGS meetings will now be online. Join us on Tuesday, 12 January for a Zoom presentation. Click on the CALENDAR LINK for more information.  (posted 12/30/20)
  • NEW NEWSLETTER.  The NWGS January Newsletter is ready.  Click on the NEWSLETTER Link for access (posted 12/30/20).

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