On June 4, 2001 the DGS celebrated 50 years of science and service for the Diamond State. Senate Bill 129, creating the Delaware Geological Survey, was signed into law (Chapter 55, Part VI, Title 7 of the Delaware Code) by Governor Carvel on June 4, 1951.
More information on DGS and its history can be found in:
- DGS Newsletter, Summer 2001 (Vol. 19, No. 2)
- About the DGS
- SP17 The Delaware Geological Survey: The Formative Years, 1951-1969
- ...and basically everywhere else on this web site!