Biographical Sketch of
by James F. Doig
“Work hard, keep up with modern developments,
- James A. H. Church
Major James A.H. Church had an impact far exceeding the norm in his contribution to Canada, the future of its youth and to the surveying profession. A war hero, a professional surveyor and an educator were but three of his most obvious accomplishments. It was, however, his effect on the lives of all those who met and worked with him, either as professional associates or as students under training, where he made his greatest and most lasting contribution. James Church possessed an intensity, drive and tenacity which when projected through his commanding personality and extraordinary gift of expression, became a powerful force with a profound influence on the students whom he trained and the College of Geographic Sciences which he founded.
SURVEY A CAREER
A look at land surveyors in action...
The Association of British Columbia Land Surveyors Present "Survey A Career". A brief video giving an introduction on land surveying as a career. Click on the above image to view the video.
CHOOSE YOUR FUTURE
Good at math? Like computers and electronics?
CHOICES, CHOICES, CHOICES
There’s more to surveying than most people think. Want first hand information?
HERE IT IS ...
Site updated on
May 02, 2013
Past issues of THE NOVA SCOTIAN SURVEYOR are available here for viewing or download. All issues are now available. Thanks to Cathy at the Association Office for all her hard work at the scanner.
Photo ID cards are now available to members. Information on how to obtain one is located here.
The ANSLS MCE Program is designed to encourage practicing Nova Scotia Land Surveyors to participate in education and training opportunities to assist their professional development. (more)
An listing of land surveyors within Nova Scotia indexed by location.
General information about complaints and how they are handled by the Association.
A collection of web links related to land surveying in Nova Scotia.
Information on becoming a Nova Scotia Land Surveyor. (more)