You are being asked to participate in a survey that is being conducted on behalf of the Geological Society of America (GSA) to collect information to better understand geologists’ attitudes about, and practices of, geologic sampling. 

Please read the survey description and consent form before participating in this survey. 

There are 6 parts to the survey:
I.     Participant Data (Q1-13)
II.    Sampling Practices (Q14-17)
III.   Permissions and Permitting (Q18-26)
IV.   Sampling Process (Q27-33)
V.    Training, Impact (Q34-38)
VI.   Future Guidelines and Policies (Q 39-46)
At the end of the survey you have the option to be entered into a raffle for a $50 GSA Bookstore credit. 

This survey should take about 20 minutes to complete. Your input is critical to helping inform future position statements and guidelines.