2017 NEIGC Preliminary Announcement

Friday September 29 - Sunday October 1

Hosted by Bates College Geology Department, Lewiston Maine
Conference location will be Bethel Maine

Friday night reception at the new Maine Mineral Museum
Saturday night banquet at Gould Academy's Ordway Hall

The "footprint" of NEIGC 2017 field trips will be the foothills and mountains of western Maine and the adjacent White Mountains of New Hampshire. Think of an area including Bethel, Rumford, Fryeburg, Conway, Lancaster, and Berlin.

Trips and Registration (updated August 22)


Register Online / Online access to field guides and proceedings

Dykstra "Dyk" Eusden, Professor of Geology
Department of Geology Carnegie Science
44 Campus Ave.
Bates College Lewiston, Maine 04240
(207) 786-6152 (W)

A Certificate of Attendance for Educators and professional geologists will be available for the 2016 conference. You will need to bring it and have it dated and signed by the field trip leader. We can thank Chris Dorian from C.C. Dorian Geological Services for the suggestion and implementation. (Download certificate.)