August Social Outing
Durham Bulls vs. Norfolk Tide
Time: 5:30 p.m. - ? (Game time is 7:05)
Date: Thursday, August 21
Place: Tobacco Road Sports Café, overlooking the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Durham, NC
RSVP: To Adam Phillips by 5 p.m. on Monday, August 18.
Summer Section Meeting
Topic: Piney Mountain Landslide – a Team Perspective
Date: Friday, September 5, 2014
Time: 5:30-8:30 p.m. (dinner at 6:30 and talk at 7:30)
Place: Yao Buffet Sushi Grill, 153 Smoky Park Hwy, Asheville, NC 28806
Cost: $30 for non-members, $25 for members, free for students
Speakers: Stephen Fuemmeler, LG, Principle Geologist and co-owner of Appalachian Landslide Consultants, PLLC; Will Gentry, PE, President of Gentry Geotechnical Engineering, PLLC; and, Chris Young, CPSWPPP, CISEC, CCIS, Director of Erosion Control and Site Stabilization, AEI Consultants
Summer Field Trip
Topic: Faults and Landslides – Geologic Structures, Processes, and Landforms Important to Engineering and Hydrogeology Projects in the Blue Ridge of Western North Carolina
Date and Time: Saturday, September 6, 2014, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Place: Meet at NCDENR Asheville Office: 2090 U.S. Highway 70, Swannanoa, NC
Cost: $75 for members and non-members, $25 for students
Field Trip Registration Deadline: Friday, August 29, 2014
Field Trip Brochure, Waiver, and Registration Form: Click HERE.
South Carolina Continuing Education Credits (PE and PG): 8 credits for field trip participation
Campout for Section Meeting and Field Trip
Place: French Broad River Campground, 1030 Old Marshall Highway, Asheville, NC
Dates: Friday and Saturday nights, after AEG Summer Section Meeting and Field Trip
Cost: $15.50 per person, per night
Registration Form: Click HERE
Campground Website: www.ncrivercamping.com
Type of site: Tent camping
The Summer edition of GeoNews is available HERE.
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