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 Northwest Geological Society

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.




  • New Field Trip.  Geology of the San Juan Islands by John Whitmer.  Click on the Calendar Link for more information.  (posted 8/18/14).
  • New Position. Geology Instructor, St. Martin's University.  Click on the Employment Link for more information.  (posted 8/18/14).
  • New Conference.  Washington Section of the American Water Resources Association, 23 October 2014, Seattle, WA.  Click on the Calendar Link for more information.  (posted 7/18/14).
  • New Position.  Regional Solid Waste Geologist (Hydrogeologist 3), Washington State Department of Ecology.  Click on the Employmnet Link for more information. (posted 7/18/14).
  • New position.  Geologist/Hydrologist, Army Corps of Engineers.  Click on the Employment Link for more information.  (posted 7/18/14)
  • New Position.  Geologist/Editor, Department of Natural Resources.  Click on Employment Link for more information.  (posted 7/7/14).

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