What is the LIAPG?
Founded in 2002, the LIAPG is a non-profit association of industry and academic geologists in the Long Island and Metropolitan New York region. The goals of the LIAPG include providing a forum for professional geologists to meet and discuss a broad range of topics, supporting and creating educational opportunities for geologists, and working to advance the professional licensing and certification of geologists in New York. The LIAPG also supports geologic education in regional primary and secondary schools, and in colleges and universities.
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As referenced in our NYS Not-For-Profit Certificate of Incorporation (501 (c) (6)) and in our ByLaws, LIAPG, Inc. supports a diverse, inclusive, and equitable organization where all members, whatever their gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation or identity, education or disability, feel valued and respected. We are committed to a nondiscriminatory approach and provide equal opportunity in all our activities, meetings, and special events. We support the active participation of all members in our board meetings, and encourage diversity on our Board of Directors. We respect and value diverse life experiences and heritages and ensure that all voices are valued and heard. We are committed to supporting and promoting diversity and inclusion within the entire Geosciences community, with goals for maintaining an inclusive environment with equitable treatment for all within our profession.