MEMBERS

  By Location

  Active Roll

  Historical Listing

  Candidates and Application

   (CBEPS Link)

  Life & Other

  Surveying Companies

  Organizational Chart

ACTS, BY-LAWS, REGS

  By-Laws
  Land Surveyors Act
  Land Surveyors Regs
  Standards of Practice
  Code of Ethics
  Strategic Plan
  NS Legislature
  NS Subdivision Regs
  BOE Handbook (Draft Copy)

ARTICLES

  Compass to Satellite

  Deed Descriptions

  Dimensions

  Easements

  Good Fences

  Let's Make A Deal

  Measure Twice

  Solar Exposure

  Surface Drainage

  Land Surveyor & Client

 

WE WOULD LIKE TO CONGRATULATE OUR
 NEWEST MEMBER!

Alice J. Cunningham, NSLS # 676

 


OUR 2018 - 2019 PRESIDENT

Nathan A. J. Clark, NSLS # 627



Dr. Jason Bond, NSLS received the Premier's Award of Excellence
for modernizing the coordinate reference system through active control technology.   This is a tremendous achievement in our profession.

To view the video, click the link below.  

https://novascotia.ca/psc/employeeCentre/recognition/awardOfExcellence/recipients/2017-recipients.asp



OUR NAD83 USER GUIDE IS AVAILABLE IN PDF HERE!

Scale Factor Calculator

Zone 4           Zone 5




Water Boundaries on Canada Lands:
That Fuzzy Shadowland
by Brian Ballantyne


is available in PDF here
from Natural Resources website.


MAPS

Map collections from all over the world that were donated to COGS
by W.K. Morrison can be found
here

Council of Atlantic University Libraries are linked to the digital collections of post-secondary institutions and can be accessed here.


GEONOVA

If you would like to view Spatial Referencing, or any other geographic information for Nova Scotia, you can go to the GEONOVA website here


Canadian Generally Accepted Land Surveying Principles
can be viewed here.


The Nova Scotia Coordinate Referencing System is available here



Good at math? Like computers and electronics?

Add a dash of business and people skills, law and history..

There’s more to surveying than most people think....

 

CHOOSE YOUR FUTURE



 

A Life Worthwhile

A Biographical Sketch of
Major James A.H. Church, D.S.O., M.C.
Royal Engineers
Provincial Land Surveyor
1883-1967
by James F. Doig

 

 

             

 


Site updated on

October 31, 2018

 

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT  

The ANSLS Professional Development Program is designed to encourage Nova Scotia Land Surveyors to participate in education and training opportunities to assist their professional development. (more)


Professional Development Forms
and
Activity Listing


All issues of
THE NOVA SCOTIAN SURVEYOR
 are available here


PHOTO ID's

Photo ID cards are now available to members. If you would like to obtain one, please contact the office for more information.


COMPLAINTS PROCESS

All complaints against a land surveyor must be submitted in writing to the Executive Director of the association.

Please refer to Sections 23 to 29 of the Regulations under the Land Surveyors Act for more information.


LAND SURVEYING LINKS

A collection of web links related to land surveying in Nova Scotia.


WWNS PowerPoint Presentation by ANSLS can be downloaded here