2017 Annual Meeting Wawa, Ontario

How to become a Member

Board of Directors

Future and past meeting locations


The Constitution of the Institute

Honouring the Pioneers

ILSG Student Research Fund

Goldich Medal Guidelines and Award Winners

The Homer Award

Eisenbrey student travel award guidelines and application

Student paper awards

Publications of the Institute

Career opportunities

Books and journal articles on Lake Superior Geology

The Slate Islands


About the Institute

The Institute on Lake Superior Geology is a non-profit professional society with the objectives of providing a forum for exchange of geological ideas and scientific data and promoting better understanding of the geology of the Lake Superior region. The major activity of the Institute is an Annual Meeting with geological field trips and technical presentations.

What's new

New! We have added a new a new page to our site to honour the pioneers in Lake Superior geology

New! The 2016 meeting was a great success - stay tuned for details of the 2017 meeting in Wawa

New! The Michigan Geological Survey has published a new bibliography for Michigan Geology available here

New! MCR Special Session to be held at GSA 2016

ILSG Publications now available online

ILSG Student Research Fund

Reports of Annual Meetings

2015 Annual Meeting - Dryden, Ontario

2014 Annual Meeting - Hibbing, Minnesota

2013 Annual Meeting - Houghton, Michigan

2012 Annual Meeting - Thunder Bay, Ontario

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