The online poll for the election of the 2022-2024 Chapter officers will be going out Monday August 29th and are due by September 30th. On August 29th, chapter members will receive an email with a link to the poll and bios for each of the candidates. Winners will be announced at the October 11th meeting at Drakes Dealership in Oakland.
We are very fortunate this year to have many younger members volunteer for the board. As a result, you will see many new names on the ballot. You will also be given the opportunity to write in your own candidate.
The Washington Geological Survey is now recruiting for a senior-level Landslide Hazards Geologist position. The successful candidate will work as part of a talented team mapping and characterizing landslide hazards across Washington State. This position will also lead the Survey’s Wildfire Associated Landslide Emergency Response Team (WALERT), assessing public safety related to geologic hazards after wildfires. The recruitment closes on 8/17/2022. If you know of anyone with this type of experience who might be interested, please send this info along. Questions can be directed to: Kate Mickelson, Landslide Hazards Program Manager.