Central New York Association of Professional Geologists (CNYAPG)
The CNYAPG was founded in 1993 to strengthen and advance the geological sciences. CNYAPG conducts regular meetings on the third Thursday of each month from September to May. Meetings feature dinner and distinguished speakers whose presentations invite comment and discussion.
The purpose and objectives of this Association shall be:
a. To strengthen and advance the geologic sciences as a profession and to provide an open forum for the exchange of ideas;
b. To promote the protection of public welfare through the professional practice of gelogic sciences;
c. To inspire and maintain the highest standards of professional conduct, business ethics, and personal honor of the membership;
d. To foster the spirit of scientific research throughout the membership;
e. To publish and otherwise disseminate information related to the geologic sciences and associated technologies;
f. To maintain and encourage intra- and inter-association activities, to enhance the association's programs and to encourage the affiliation of individual members with other scientific and technical organizations;
g. Generally to do such things as may be necessary to accomplish the above, but not for the pecuniary profit or gain of its members, directors or officers, except as permitted under Article V of the New York State Not-for-Profit Corporation Law.