Ty Johnson


(501) 683-0153

Ty Johnson, Geologist

Ty has been with the AGS since 2008, with a brief hiatus from 2/12-10/14. He has worked under the National Park mapping contract, Statemap mapping contract, and now is a geohazards section staff geologist. Landslides and karst hazards section position was created with funding from the Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission. Databases are compiled and maintained and field reconnaissance, geologic mapping, and surface modeling are provided for reports and publications.


M. S. Geology, University of Arkansas, 2008
B. S. Geology, University of Arkansas, 2004

Professional Registrations

Arkansas Registered Professional Geologist #2038

Certifications & Training
  • ATC20 - Post Earthquake Evaluation of Buildings 7PDH, the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM), 2016
  • ICS-100: Introduction to Incident Command System, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 2016
  • IS-00700.a: National Incident Management System (NIMS), Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), 2016
  • Essential Elements for Successful Watershed Planning, Watershed Conservation Resource Center, 2007