The Saskatchewan Geological Society's purpose is to promote the study and practice of the earth sciences and to foster a spirit of scientific research among its members.
Upcoming Luncheon Talks:
Please note: all luncheon talks will be held at the Ramada Hotel located on the northwest corner of Victoria Avenue and Broad St, Regina, unless otherwise noted.
Saskatchewan Geological Society Talks for Fall 2013
Sept. 17 - Mr. Greg Vogelsang, President, Geoscientists Canada; An Overview of Geoscientists Canada, Current Objectives and Activities
Oct. 3 - Dr. Stephen Turner, Society of Economic Geologists, 2013 International Exchange Lecturer; Discovery of the Mesel, Batu Hijau and Martabe Deposits, Indonesia: Results of Successful Greenfields Exploration
Oct. 16 - Dr. Andy Bajc, Ontario Geological Survey, 2012 Provincial Geologists Medal Recipient; 3-D Mapping of Quaternary Deposits for Groundwater Applications
Nov. 1 - Dr. Jim Rice, Planetary Geologist, retired National Aeronautics and Space Administration; Luncheon talk on Mars geology (TBD); and an evening Public Lecture at the Saskatchewan Science Centre in Regina on the Mars Rover Program
Nov. 29 - Dr. Duane Froese, University of Alberta, Geological Association of Canada 2013-14 W.W. Hutchison Lecturer; Lost World in Ancient Ice
(Others to be confirmed—stay tuned)
Photos for the SGS Website
Do you have photos from your field seasons, SGS field trips or vacations that you would like to see on our website? We are currently looking for photos that highlight Saskatchewan geology and geography. Selected photos will be randomly featured on our homepage (see right). Please submit photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.