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The NSPS 100% program has created a great opportunity for our national organization and for the surveying profession.  However, great opportunities seldom present themselves without obstacles to be overcome.  For many of our state organizations and their representatives, the obstacles have become a series of questions: “What will our national organization look like?”, “How will it operate from an organizational point of view?”, “Will NSPS… Read more


On June 15, 2013, a crew of friends, associates, and Bill’s son began the process of digging the hole and placing the 4′ monument for the final marker of our dear friend Bill Giel. Once the DOT finalizes placement of the disk, CALS will schedule a date for a ceremony.


The Connecticut Association of Land Surveyors (CALS) has recently published a 33 page booklet of authoritative tidal data entitled “Resources for Tidal and Navigable Waters in Connecticut”.  The booklet contains a complete range of tidal elevations for every tidal town in Connecticut, including the Connecticut, Housatonic and Thames rivers.  The tidal elevations include coastal jurisdiction line (CJL), mean high water (MHW), mean low water (MLW)… Read more


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The mission of the Connecticut Association of Land Surveyors (CALS) is:

  • To support the common good and welfare of Connecticut’s land surveyors;
  • To advance the highest possible standards of professional ethics and practice of Connecticut’s land surveyors;
  • To promote the professional development of Connecticut’s land surveyors;
  • To enhance the professional standing of Connecticut’s land surveyors; and,
  • To elevate the public awareness and understanding of

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