ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce its new Early Career Professionals in Mapping webinar series, generously supported by the U.S. Geological Survey's National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program.
The webinar series features early-career geoscience professionals sharing their work related to mapping, especially geologic mapping, as well as their experiences beginning as geoscience professionals. This webinar series is geared towards high school students and the general public.
Already planned are the two webinars in the series:
- Mapping Oklahoma: From the Ouachitas to the Wichitas, 1 p.m. EDT, September 13, 2023. Carla Eichler, a field geologist for the Oklahoma Geological Survey, will discuss her background, education, and current projects related to updating geologic maps in Oklahoma.
- Application of Field Techniques and Technology in Geologic Mapping, 1 p.m. EDT, October 3, 2023. Valarie Harrison, an Environmental Scientist at the Nashville Office of the Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation, will discuss her background, education, and work with geologic maps.
At the end of each one-hour webinar, time will be reserved for live questions from the audience. The webinars will be recorded and posted on AGI's website and YouTube channel.
The American Geosciences Institute (AGI), a federation of scientific and professional associations representing over a quarter-million geoscientists, is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to serving the geoscience community and addressing the needs of society. AGI headquarters are in Alexandria, Virginia.
Geoff Camphire, Communications