PCPG, the Pennsylvania Council of Professional Geologists, is a non-profit corporation founded in 1989 by geologists seeking licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Today, having licensure, PCPG provides numerous services to its members, as related below.
PCPG members include both individuals and companies representing the diverse professions which are developing, managing, and protecting Pennsylvania's earth resources. Since 2006, when PCPG modified its membership structure, PCPG's membership has grown to over 500, and membership continues to grow.
PCPG offers many benefits and opportunities to its members:
- Representation on State Advisory Boards and Commissions, as well as access to PADEP
- Advocacy in the State Legislature
- Continuing Education
- Networking opportunities for earth resource professionals, State officials, and business associates
- Information regarding state and national news relevant to earth resource professionals
You can learn much more about our core values and goals, the achievements we have garnered as a result of these values and passion, and our officers, staff, and Board of Directors on the following pages: