|PAGE UPDATED ON Octember 12th, 2015|

Announcements - In Reverse Chronological Order


The 2015 Natural Resource Workshop at Sebago Lake State Park, was held on Septemeber 9th. The Site 4 (boulder field and vernal pool) Connotative Soil Survey can be downloaded here. The accompanying location map for the workshop can be downloaded here.

You will be pleased to learn that the Maine Legislature passed a Joint Resolution Recognizing The Importance Of Soils To Maine’s Future Prosperity on March, 16th!

Three job opportunity announcements in Maine for a Soil Conservationist (Recent Graduate) GS-0457-5/7 FPL9 has been posted. The positions are located in Bangor, Houlton and South Paris.

MAPSS 2015 Annual Meeting is being held at Unity College Center For The Performing Arts on Wedsday, March 4th 2015. Download the conference Agenda, and registration form.Map #1and parking Map #2.

See you all there!

Its the International Year of Soils and the Soil Science Society of America is offering a 6 month trial membership for free.

The MAWS Winter Conference and Annual Meeting, is scheduled for Tuesday March 24, 2015, at Thorne Hall at Bowdoin College, in Brunswick, Maine! This is the same venue as last year! More details to follow. Please mark your calendar!

Job Vacancy Posting - Environmental Specialist III - Augusta

MAPSS is requesting news articles from its memmbers at this time. Please send all articles to Don Phillips.

MASE Meeting is Scheduled for Feb. 24.

A new link has been added to the left navigation pane: "Current Issues Before MAPSS". This link addresses continuing efforts by MAPSS on several fronts related to regulatory, scientific, or of long term interests to members of the soil science community.

Please use the link in the left navigation window "Past Events & Workshops - RESULTS (Write-ups, Comments, and Photos Albums are HERE)" to access MAPSS' archives of past workshops, meetings, and conferences.