Education Resources Network: Search Organizations

PDF versionPDF version

Find geoscience, environmental education, and science education organizations.

Displaying 1 - 50 of 52 organizations

To search with a phrase, put it in quotes.
Resource Type: Member Societies

The purposes of the Commission are to: develop statements of stratigraphic principles; recommend procedures applicable to classification and nomenclature of stratigraphic and related units; review problems in classifying and naming stratigraphic and related units; and formulate expressions of...

Tags: geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

AASP was established in 1967 by a group of 32 founding members to promote the science of palynology. It is a non-profit organization, to foster the spirit of scientific research among its members and others engaged in this field of science. It also aims to gather information and data on this...

Tags: palynology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The Paleobotanical Section of the Botanical Society of America is the oldest formal organization of paleobotanists in the world.

Tags: paleontology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The purpose of the organization is to foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology and inspire high professional conduct.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Paleontological Research Institution serves society by increasing and disseminating knowledge about the history of life on Earth.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The purpose of the American Geophysical Union is to promote discovery in Earth and space science for the benefit of humanity.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Paleontological Society is an international nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to the advancement of the science of paleontology

Tags: paleontology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The purpose of AIH is to enhance and strengthen the standing of hydrology as a science and a profession by: Establishing standards and procedures to certify individuals qualified in surface-water, groundwater and water.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The mission of the Petroleum History Institute is to pursue the history, heritage and development of the modern oil industry from its 1859 inception in Oil Creek Valley, Pennsylvania, to its early roots in other regions in North America and the subsequent spread throughout the world to its...

Resource Type: Member Societies

AIPG was founded in 1963 to certify the credentials of practicing geologists and to advocate on behalf of the profession.

Tags: aipg, geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The Seismological Society of America (SSA) is an international scientific society devoted to the advancement of seismology and the understanding of earthquakes for the benefit of society.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The American Meteorological Society promotes the development and dissemination of information and education on the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences and the advancement of their professional applications.

Resource Type: Member Societies

Through its network of international members, SEPM is dedicated to the dissemination of scientific information on sedimentology, stratigraphy, paleontology, environmental sciences, marine geology, hydrogeology, and many additional related specialties.

Resource Type: Member Societies

ARMA serves as an advocate for firms and individuals for all aspects of rock mechanics, rock engineering, and geomechanics.

Tags: rocks, geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration (SME) is a professional society (nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation) whose nearly 15,000 membership represents all professionals serving the minerals industry in more than 85 countries. SME members are engineers, geologists, metallurgists,...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The purpose of ASLO is to foster a diverse, international scientific community that creates, integrates and communicates knowledge across the full spectrum of aquatic sciences, advances public awareness and education about aquatic resources and research, and promotes scientific stewardship of...

Tags: oceans, education
Resource Type: Member Societies

TSOP is a Society for scientists and engineers involved with coal petrology, kerogen petrology, organic geochemistry and related disciplines.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Association for Women Geoscientists is an international organization devoted to enhancing the quality and level of participation of women in geosciences and to introduce girls and young women to geoscience careers.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Society of Economic Geologists, Inc., (SEG) is an international organization of individual members with interests in the field of economic geology.

Tags: economy, geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The American Association of Geographers (AAG) is a nonprofit scientific and educational society founded in 1904. For more than 100 years the AAG has contributed to the advancement of geography.

Tags: aag, geography
Resource Type: Member Societies

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists is a not-for-profit organization that promotes the science of applied geophysics and the education of geophysicists. SEG, founded in 1930, fosters the expert and ethical practice of geophysics in the exploration and development of natural resources, in...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Association of American State Geologists (AASG) is an organization of the chief executives of the state geological surveys in 50 states and Puerto Rico.

Tags: aasg, geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

The mission of SIPES is to be the pre-eminent organization for furthering the professional and business interests of independent practitioners of the earth sciences. In achieving this vision, emphasis will be placed on (1) professional competence, (2) professional business ethics, and (3)...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The goals of AESE are to strengthen the profession of earth science editing; to foster education, and to promote the exchange of ideas of general and specific problems of selection, editing and publication of research manuscripts, journals, serials, periodicals, and maps pertaining to the earth...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The mission of SMMP is to foster recognition of mineral science collections as essential scientific, educational and cultural resources; promote support for growth, maintenance and use of collections and exhibits; and advance museum practice through cooperation in the development, review, and...

Tags: geology, minerals
Resource Type: Member Societies

The Association of Environmental and Engineering Geologists (AEG) contributes to its members' professional success and the public welfare by providing leadership, advocacy, and applied research in environmental and engineering geology. 

Resource Type: Member Societies

The object of SVP is to advance the science of vertebrate paleontology and to serve the common interests and facilitate the cooperation of all persons concerned with the history, evolution, comparative anatomy, and taxonomy of vertebrate animals, as well as field occurrence, collection, and...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Clay Minerals Society is an international organization devoted to the study of clays and clay minerals.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) is a progressive international scientific society that fosters the transfer of knowledge and practices to sustain global soils.

Tags: soils
Resource Type: Member Societies

The mission of the Council on Undergraduate Research is to support and promote high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The purpose of the USPA is to encourage scientific and engineering investigations in permafrost is related topics and to disseminate results related to permafrost research.

Resource Type: Member Societies

Our Mission: to promote the science geophysics especially as it is applied to environmental and engineering problems; to foster common scientific interests of geophysicists and their colleagues in other related sciences and engineering; to maintain a high professional standing among its members...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The National Earth Science Teachers Association is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) educational organization, founded in 1985, whose mission is to facilitate and advance excellence in Earth and Space Science education. NESTA's purpose is the advancement, stimulation, extension, improvement, and...

Resource Type: Member Societies

FOM is dedicated to the advancement of serious interest in minerals and related activities.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The mission of the Geological Association of Canada is to facilitate the scientific well-being and professional development of its members, the learned discussion of geoscience in Canada, and the advancement, dissemination and wise use of geoscience in public, professional and academic life. The...

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Geochemical Society is a nonprofit scientific society founded to encourage the application of chemistry to the solution of geological and cosmological problems.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Society, instituted in 1876, has the general object of advancing the knowledge of the science of mineralogy and its application to other subjects including crystallography, geochemistry, petrology, environmental science and economic geology.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Geo-Institute (G-I) is a specialty membership organization focused on geo-professionals and the geo-industry. It is one of the American Society of Civil Engineer's eight specialty Institutes.

Resource Type: Member Societies

Established in 1888, The Geological Society of America provides access to elements that are essential to the professional growth of earth scientists at all levels of expertise and from all sectors: academic, government, business, and industry.

Tags: gsa, geology
Resource Type: Member Societies

NGWA is a community of groundwater professionals working together to advance groundwater knowledge and the success of our members through education and outreach; advocacy; cooperation and information exchange; and enhancement of professional practices.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Geological Society of London was founded in 1807. It is the UK national society for geoscience, and the oldest geological society in the world.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The Geoscience Information Society (GSIS) facilitates the exchange of information in the geosciences through cooperation among scientists, librarians, editors, cartographers, educators, and information professionals.

Resource Type: Member Societies

Membership in the History of the Earth Sciences Society (HESS) offers opportunities to interact and exchange ideas with others interested in the history of the geosciences, whether scientists or historians

Resource Type: Member Societies

The aims of IAH are to be a leading international society for the science and practice of hydrogeology and to be a globally recognised information source and facilitator for the transfer of groundwater knowledge

Resource Type: Member Societies

This association was established in January of 2006 like a "policy neutral" organization that looks for facilitating interactions between geoscientists and biomedical / public health researchers in addressing human and animal health problems caused by geologic materials or geologic processes....

Resource Type: Member Societies

Our mission is to improve the fundamental understanding of karst water systems.

Resource Type: Member Societies

MSA was founded in 1919 for the advancement of mineralogy, crystallography, geochemistry, petrology, and promotion of their uses in other sciences, industry, and the arts.

Resource Type: Member Societies

The National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists (NABGG) is a nonprofit organization established in June 1981 by a group of black geoscientists in the Houston/Dallas area. This organization is incorporated in the State of Texas with its headquarters in Houston, Texas. The NABGG was...

Resource Type: Member Societies

NAGT works to foster improvement in the teaching of the Earth sciences at all levels of formal and informal instruction, to emphasize the cultural significance of the Earth sciences and to disseminate knowledge in this field to the general public.

Resource Type: Member Societies

ASBOG serves as a connective link among the individual state geologic registration licensing boards for the planning and preparation of uniform procedures and the coordination of geologic protective measures for the general public.

Tags: geology

Pages

Search Page Shortcuts

Search All Resources
Curricula and Instruction
Organizations
Outreach Programs
Professional Resources
Teaching Media

Recently Loaded Resources

Devil's Tower in Wyoming
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...

Waterton Lake in Canada
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...

Cave in Carlsbad Caverns
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...

Seismogrph monitoring
Science Education Organizations

The United States is the first nation to land on the moon and the nation which developed the polio vaccine and invented the light bulb. After decades of dominance in the scientific fields, American schools and universities must work to ensure this country remains competitive in the STEM fields....

Earth from Space showing Africa and Antarctica
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...

About the Education Resources Network

The Education Resources Network aggregates geoscience education resources from a variety of providers. The goal is to provide visitors with the widest possible collection of curricula, classroom activities, teacher professional development opportunities, science education standards, virtual field trips, teaching ancillaries and much more.

We are continually adding new content, so please check back frequently.

We encourage you to review our collections, suggest other resources, and let us know when items are out of date or problematic for other reasons.