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Long Island Association of Professional Geologists!

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Friday, 9 June 2017

LIAPG Field Trip To Plum Island!!

This field trip will focus on Plum Island Animal Disease Center’s (PIADC) mission, Plum Island’s history, geology/glacial geomorphology.

This visit will culminate in a tour of the island that will emphasize the geologic processes that created the island and its landforms; and, history of Plum Island including the former Coastal Artillery Corp Ft. Terry.

This is a first-come, first-serve event limited to a total of 32 persons with advance security clearance/background check requirements where required information must be submitted to Department of Homeland Security by 6 April

Come join us for a day of education, professional camaraderie and fun!!

So sign up now  - don’t delay and miss out!

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LIAPG Educational Outreach

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Wentz presentation

LIAPG member Ken Wenz (Genesis Engineering and Redevelopment) recently dropped by Hofstra University to speak to students in the Department of Geology, Environment, and Sustainability about working in the field of environmental consulting.

Ken's presentation included a discussion of Phase I and Phase II ESAs and a demonstration of some commonly used field equipment, such as a soil auger and portable soil gas analyzer.

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Founded in 2002, the LIAPG is a non-profit association of industry and academic geologists in the Long Island and Metropolitan New York region. Links to member firms.
The goals of the LIAPG include providing a forum for professional geologists to meet and discuss a broad range of topics, supporting and creating educational opportunities for geologists, and working to advance the professional licensing and certification of geologists in New York.
The LIAPG also supports geologic education in regional primary and secondary schools, and in colleges and universities.

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