Central Valley Chapter
California Land Surveyors Association

Promoting the professional practice of land surveying in the California Central Valley.
Serving the greater Merced, Stanislaus and San Joaquin County Area."


CLSA Central Valley Chapter Meeting Information

You will find details on the May 2013 meeting of the CLSA Central Valley Chapter below. Please contact any of the chapter officers with questions about the meeting.

  • Date and Time: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at 6:30 PM
  • Location: Perko's in Modesto (901 North Carpenter Road)
  • Speaker: Steven J. Martin, PLS
  • Topic: GPS Specifications and the PRC
Steve Martin

Steve Martin is currently the Survey Supervisor for the East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD), headquartered in Oakland, CA. Prior to accepting the position at EBMUD, Mr. Martin was employed by the County of San Diego in increasingly responsible roles spanning 17 1/2 years. He started his Survey career in 1988 while employed by the City of San Diego as the 4th man on a Survey crew, a position called “Engineer Trainee”. He has been licensed since 1996 and a CLSA member since 1990.

Steve's Handouts:

You can download the meeting notice here in pdf format.

You can also download Landon Blake's April 2013 Chapter Rep Report.

You can download the meeting minutes here in pdf format.

Chapter News:

Holiday Social Event

Wednesday, December 6th

Our Newsletter "The Prism" September 2017

California Surveyor: "Issue 185"


BPELSG New corner_record_instructions

"It is important to understand that effective April 1, 2017, all new Corner Record submittals must use the new form."

BPELSG Example CBT Examination Questions:

BPELSG Bulletin:Fall 2017

New in the Library:

Tuolumne County - Updated Record Maps and Corner Records, added Mineral Surveys
San Joaquin County - added Filed Map Footprints
updated February 2016 Guide to the Preparation of Maps
updated ROS, PM, M&P, Corner Records
Madera County - updated Record maps
Santa Clara County - updated Record maps and Corner Records
Sacramento County - added link to Geographical Map Index
Fresno County - updated record maps
Stanislaus County - updated record maps

CLSA Chapter Website of the Year - 2012-2014