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."



Chapter members are invited to post classified advertisements to the Chapter web site. Ads offering land surveying employment, seeking land surveying employment, selling land surveying equipment and supplies, or seeking purchase of land surveying equipment and supplies are welcome. You can contact Keith Spencer with the classified advertisement you would like to post or with questions on the requirements for the classified advertisements posted on this web page.

You can also contact Keith if you are a business and would like to inquire about advertising opportunities with the Chapter.

Find a Surveyor

Visit our Members page or

Visit the State page to search: http://www.californiasurveyors.org/findasurv.asp

You can search by zip code or by specialty or both on the state page.

Equipment and Supplies Wanted

No advertisements listed at this time.

Equipment for Sale

No advertisements listed at this time.

Historic Surveying Photo Gallery

The California Land Surveyors Association Education Foundation would like to thank Bryant Sturgess for generously donating his collection of historic images.
Visit http://clsaphotos.smugmug.com/ to view and purchase historic surveying photos. The proceeds from the photos sold on this website will be used to fund scholarships for land surveying students.

Caltrans is recruiting

surveyors/engineers and college seniors studying surveying, surveying engineering, or surveying geomatics to take the online Transportation Surveyor Exam  for positions throughout California. They are looking for talented surveyors from around the United States for this hard-to-recruit for position. Please see the attached flyer which has all of the information.

Search the State CLSA Classifieds


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