Coast Geological Society

Ventura, California

Special Announcements
  • CGS needs your help next season! We are looking for active members that are willing to serve on the Executive Committee. If you or someone you know would like to volunteer, please contact Eric White (

  • Do you have a presentation waiting to be heard? CGS is starting to plan the fall season and is searching for exciting talks! Do you have a talk or have you heard a presentation that would benefit the society? Please email the vice president (

Please Join CGS on Tuesday November 19th, 2019

Ed Keller, Ph.D., Professor at U.C. Santa Barbara, and
 Chandler Adamaitis, M.Sc. Candidate at U.C. Santa Barbara, will present their talk titled:

Montecito Debris Flows of January 9, 2018 and flow chronology over the past ~100,000 years


Graphical abstract from the paper "Applications in Geomorphology" (available 9-APR-19 in the journal "Geomorphology") by Ed Keller et. al.

Link to paper HERE

Read more about the talk HERE


The monthly CGS meeting is held at the Poinsettia Pavilion in Ventura!

Meeting Schedule:

6:00 - 7:00 PM: Social Hour - Snacks and Beverages 

7:00 - 7:30 PM: Dinner Service

7:30 - 8:00 PM: Announcements & Raffle

8:00 - 9:00 PM:  Main Presentation

RSVP for the meeting on November 19th 2019 HERE

Download a flyer about the meeting this month HERE

November 2019 Sponsor
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CGS would like to thank Soilmoisture for sponsoring the November 2019 meeting!

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CGS is proud to be affiliated with the PSAAPG