Associated Organizations

Association of American State Geologists (AASG)
Association of American State Geologists

The Association of American State Geologists is comprised of the active state geologists of the 50 states and Puerto Rico. KGS participates in advocacy work through AASG to promote national programs that benefit all state surveys.

KENTUCKY SECTION of the American Institute of Professional Geologists)
Kentucky Section of the American Institute of Professional Geologists

The Kentucky Section of AIPG represents professional geologists in Kentucky and supports the profession by offering continuing education and engaging with student geologists. KGS staff often hold officer positions and facilitate many of the popular workshops.

Geological Society of America
Geological Society of America

GSA advances geoscience research and discovery, service to society, stewardship of Earth, and the geosciences profession. KGS staff are frequent meeting attendees, and serve as officers of the society.

Board of Registration for Professional Geologists
Board of Registration for Professional Geologists

The Kentucky Board of Registration for Professional Geologists oversees the practice of geology and registration process for Kentucky licensees. Its purpose is to enforce the licensure law in order to protect the consuming public. The KGS Director and State Geologist is an ex officio member of the board.

 

 

American Association of Petroleum Geologists

American Association of Petroleum Geologists

AAPG fosters scientific research, advances the science of geology, promotes technology, and inspires high professional conduct. KGS staff are frequent meeting attendees, serve as officers of the association, and assist with hosting periodic regional meetings.

Geological Society of America
Geological Society of Kentucky

The purpose of GSK is to advance the profession, practice, and interest in the science of geology in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. The society offers periodic geologic field trips and sponsors educational activities through the year. KGS staff serve as officers and assist with the conduct of society activities.

Kentucky Paleontological Society
Kentucky Paleontological Society

The Kentucky Paleontological Society promotes interest in and knowledge of the science of paleontology. KPS offers regular seminars and fieldtrips focused on fossils. KGS facilitates KPS meetings and other activities.

Last Modified on 2017-11-01
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