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April 2017. PSSAC’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Field Tour will be based out of Lodi, California. Topics will include geomorphic formations, geological framework, as well as soil and land use information. We hope you will plan now to join us, details will be available Fall 2017. 

QL-pay-my-annual-membershipApril 7-9, 2016. PSSAC’s 2016 Annual Meeting and Field Tour. This meeting was held at the Harris Ranch, and topics included the hydrology, Geomorphology, Soils, Stratigraphy, and Archaeology in the Southern San Joaquin Valley. The field tour focused on the Buena Vista and Tulare Lake Basins.

QL-download-membership-appl March 11-13, 2015. SSSA Division S-12 Consulting Soil Scientists Soils Field Tour, Napa and Sonoma Valleys

2015. International Year of Soils

QL-find-a-soil-consultantMay 2014-March 2015. DIG IT! The Secrets of Soil exhibit from the Smithsonian was at The California Museum located in Sacramento, California. This exciting exhibit was sponsored by both the Professional Soil Scientists Association of California and the California Forest Soils Council, and closed on March 29, 2015.

QL-find-out-about-annual-meJune 22-22, 2014. Summer PSSAC Meeting and Joint Field Tour was held with the California Forest Soils Council (CFSC), and held in the Greenville area of Northeastern California. Featured the soils of the Feather River ultramafic body, and honored the work of long-time member Earl Alexander.