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Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

The agencies and offices of EEA are progressing toward a clean energy future, but our mission does not stop there. We preserve open space, species habitat, and working landscapes; enforce pollution laws to protect public health and natural resources; review the environmental impact of major real...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

This site contains an Ocean Literacy Brochure that defines ocean literacy and identifies the essential principles and fundamental concepts of ocean science that should be included in K-12 curricula.

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

NAAEE is the professional association for environmental education. The members promote professional excellence in nonformal organizations, K-12 classrooms, universities (both instructors and students), government agencies, and corporate settings throughout North America and in over 55 other...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

National Marine Educators Association (NMEA) is a dedicated, influential member-based organization of classroom teachers, informal educators, university professors, scientists, and more from around the world working together to advance the understanding and protection of our freshwater and...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

The ecological Society of America (ESA) promotes ecological science by improving communication among ecologists; raises the public's level of awareness of the importance of ecological science; increases the resources available for the conduct of ecological science; and ensures the appropriate...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

Energy plays an important role in the daily functions of our planet and all its life forms. It is the driver of all-weather, food chains, and the needs of human society, such as electricity and heating. This series of videos highlights the seven essential principles of Energy Knowledge, which...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

The mission of the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) is to safeguard the health, safety, and welfare of present and future generations of Mississippians by conserving and improving our environment and fostering wise economic growth through focused research and responsible...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

The Alaska Centers support the appropriate use and enjoyment of Alaska's public lands and resources for information, trip-planning assistance, and resource education. The Alaska Centers are a system of information and education centers that help provide visitors and residents with meaningful,...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

The Colorado Mining Association Education Foundation (CMAEF) is a 501(c)(3) organization created by the Colorado Mining Association (CMA) to educate K–12 teachers and related faculty on the current activities and involvement of the U.S. mining industry.

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

Colorado School of Mines is a public research university devoted to engineering and applied science. It has the highest admissions standards of any public university in Colorado and among the highest of any public university in the U.S. Mines has distinguished itself by developing a curriculum...

Resource Type: Environmental Education Organizations

Founded in 1882, the Colorado Scientific Society promotes knowledge, the understanding of science, and its application to human needs, focusing primarily on earth science, but welcoming members with interests in all fields of science.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

NASA's vision: To reach for new heights and reveal the unknown so that what we do and learn will benefit all humankind. To do that, thousands of people have been working around the world -- and off of it -- for more than 50 years, trying to answer some basic questions. What's out there in space...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The National Mining Association (NMA)’s mission is to build support for public policies that will help Americans fully and responsibly benefit from our abundant domestic coal and mineral resources. Our objective is to engage in and influence the public process on the most significant and timely...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Membership in the Vista Gem and Mineral Society is open to anyone interested in mineralogy, gemology, and related educational subjects.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The mission of the Austin Geological Society is to stimulate interest and promote advancement of geology; facilitate discussion and dissemination of geologic information; encourage social and professional cooperation among geologists and associated scientists; and to enhance public understanding...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Franklin Gem and Mineral Society started in 1971 when a group of Rockhounds got together to share their interest in gems and minerals. The club's primary objective is education and works to effect a close association of those who are interested in the study of gems, rocks, minerals and the...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Arizona and mining have long shared history. From jobs to economic development and much more, mining has been part of the state's infrastructure for more than a century. At the Arizona Mining Association, we work to ensure mining also has a bright future in the Grand Canyon State. Take advantage...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Members of the Mikenauk Rock and Gem Club share an interest in the many facets of the hobby including faceting and other areas of lapidary, jewelry making, collecting, as well as the joy of sharing the hobby with others.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The purpose of the Suffolk Gem and Mineral Club is to promote the cultural, educational, and scientific interest in mineralogy, and to develop members' skills in lapidary arts and jewelry crafts.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Everett Rock & Gem Club objective shall be to bring together persons who have chosen, as their hobby, the collection of rocks, fossils, minerals, and gemstones, the practice of lapidary art, jewelry making, and to encourage members in the pursuit of their hobby and they study of related...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

USGS scientists visit classrooms and participate in science festivals, teaching resources, water information; Location: Lincoln, NE Each year USGS Outreach teams in Nebraska visit with hundreds of school-age children and adults to provide information about water, geology and earth science. Our...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Littleton Gem & Mineral Club (LGMC) focuses on the enjoyment of finding, collecting, identifying, exchanging, and displaying gems, minerals, fossils and jewelry as a hobby. LGMC activities include field trips, educational workshops and classes, annual parties, auctions, and sponsoring of...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The object of the Shasta Gem and Mineral Society, Inc. is to promote interest in and appreciation of mineralogy, geology, lapidary, and associated sciences.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Philadelphia Mineralogical Society aims to learn about the fascinating world of geology, rocks, minerals, gems, and fossils. We do this by holding workshops, collection trips, and meetings where we discuss these topics.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The State Geological and Natural History Survey was established in 1903 by the CT Legislature (CGS Ch462) The Connecticut Geological Survey is a non-regulatory entity, dedicated to serving the geoscience information and mapping needs of the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Our objective is to develop and encourage interest in, and to further the study of minerals, gems, fossils, rock, lapidary arts, and earth science.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Pueblo Rockhounds is a non-profit organization with these goals: dedication to developing and maintaining interest in the earth sciences, especially as they relate to geology, mineralogy, lapidary, and fossils; to encourage study, collecting and fashioning minerals; and to accomplish these goals...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Northern Virginia Mineral Club was begun in the mid 1950's with the aim of promoting members' shared fascination with and learning about minerals, geology, and related topics. The club has organized countless field trips to mines and quarries over the years, organized mineral shows,...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Cedar Valley Rocks and Minerals Society was organized for the purpose of studying the sciences of mineralogy, geology, and paleontology and the arts of lapidary and gemology.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Huachuca Mineral & Gem Club provides information on rocks and minerals, monthly meeting, a gem and mineral show, field trips and more to the local Huachuca, AZ community. Guests are welcome!

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

NOAA is an agency that enriches life through science. Our reach goes from the surface of the sun to the depths of the ocean floor as we work to keep citizens informed of the changing environment around them.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

NSSGA is the leading voice and advocate for the aggregates industry. Our members – stone, sand and gravel producers and the equipment manufacturers and service providers who support them – are responsible for the essential raw materials found in every home, building, road, bridge and public...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Waco Gem and Mineral Club is a member of the South Central Federation of Mineral Societies; American Federation of Mineralogical Societies. The purpose is to: bring about a close association of those persons interested in Earth Science and Lapidary Arts; increase and disseminate knowledge...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Australia's national geological survey.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Gem & Mineral Society of Lynchburg promotes, educates, and encourages interest in geology, mineralogy, lapidary arts and related sciences. The society is a member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies, Eastern Federation of Mineralogical & Lapidary Arts Societies, Inc...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The goal of the Ark-La-Tex Gem and Mineral Society are to create and stimulate interest in the study of gems, minerals, fossils, beading, geology, and the lapidary arts. The organization sponsors gem, mineral, and fossil hunting field trips, lectures on the lapidary arts, demonstrations and...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Mile Hi Rock & Mineral Society, Inc. (RAMS) is a nonprofit organization, with its objective being the education of its members on all aspects pertaining to the rock and mineral lobby and associated arts.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

We are people with a mutual interest in gems, minerals, rocks and all of the earth sciences. As individuals some of us collect minerals or fossil specimens, others create finished gem stones from rocks and crystals and still others make beautiful jewelry from metals and gems and many members do...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Everglades Geological Society is an organization which seeks to promote interest in and understanding of geology and the earth sciences, and to provide a common organization for those individuals interested in geology and the related earth sciences.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

This website provides information about groundwater, glossary, issues, youth programs, and ways to conserve and protect groundwater. The site also includes a "kids section."

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

"Lithophiles" are rock lovers and the Livermore Valley Lithophiles is a society for people interested in any phase of the Lapidary and/or Earth Sciences. The activities range from collecting rocks and minerals, through jewelry making and our annual show "Lithorama." Monthly meetings are a time...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Shelton Rock and Mineral Society meets monthly, has rock sales, and swap meets.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Since 1892, the Sierra Club has been working to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.  We are the oldest, largest, and most influential grassroots environmental organization in the United States. Our mission is to: explore, enjoy and protect the wild places of the earth,...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Connecticut Valley Mineral Club was founded in 1940, dedicated to the study, appreciation, and preservation of rocks, minerals, fossils, and all aspects of Earth science. We pass on our love of minerals to people of all ages with a special focus on schools with lectures and hands on...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Indian Wells Gem & Mineral Society focuses on mineral collecting, specializing in crystal formations in their natural state, not something created by a member. They hold annual shows to exhibit rock, gem, and mineral finds.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Racine Geological Society, Inc.'s mission is to stimulate interest and promote the advancement of science of geology for the membership and the communities of the membership, to encourage the professional and social relationship of members and to provide a meeting for the presentation and...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Northwest Arkansas Gem and Mineral Society is a group of like-minded enthusiasts dedicated to learning, sharing and promoting earth science, geology, mineralogy, paleontology, lapidary arts and associated subjects.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Central Arkansas Gem, Mineral and Geology Society is dedicated to promoting interest in mineralogy and the related sciences; interest in lapidary and the related arts; to encourage field trips and the enjoyment of collecting and preserving minerals; and the study of geological formations,...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Hudson-Mohawk Professional Geologists Association (HMPGA) was established in 1994 to provide an open forum to strengthen and advance the geological sciences. HMPGA fosters the open exchange of ideas and disseminates information regarding the geological sciences to the community. HMPGA is...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Since 1916, the American people have entrusted the National Park Service with the care of their national parks. With the help of volunteers and park partners, we are proud to safeguard these more than 400 places and to share their stories with more than 275 million visitors every year

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Science Education Organizations

TERC is a nonprofit STEM education research and development organization. For more than fifty years, TERC has been introducing millions of students throughout the United States to the exciting and rewarding worlds of math and science learning. Led by a group of experiences, forward-thinking math...

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Geoscience Organizations

The Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) is part of the Earth Sciences Sector of Natural Resources Canada. The GSC is Canada’s oldest scientific agency and one of its first government organizations. It was founded in 1842 to help develop a viable Canadian mineral industry by establishing the...

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Geoscience Organizations

The Union Internationale de Spéléologie (UIS) is the international body for caving and speleology. Formed in 1965, its voting members consist of a delegate from each member country. This delegate represents the country's cavers and speleologists, rather than its national body(s). An elected...

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Science Education Organizations

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Geoscience Organizations

The European Geosciences Union (EGU) is Europe's premier geosciences union, dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the Earth, planetary, and space sciences, for the benefit of humanity, worldwide. It is a nonprofit international union of scientists with over 12,500 members from all over the...

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