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Founded in 1984 with support from the National Science Foundation, IRIS is a consortium of over 100 US universities dedicated to the operation of science facilities for the acquisition, management, and distribution of seismological data. IRIS programs contribute to scholarly research, education...

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The Society's primary purpose is the dissemination and furtherance of knowledge of mineralogy, gem cutting ad geology, and to stimulate interest in the development of these studies.

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The Sierra Pelona Rock Club was formed in 1958 in the city of Santa Clarita, for the enjoyment of rockhounds in our area. The objectives of the Club are: to sponsor activities and promote interest and education in mineralogy, lapidary, geology, paleontology, and related subjects.

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

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The Northwest Illinois Rock Club provides a place for Rockhounds to meet and discuss all matters geology, rocks, gems, and minerals.

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The Chief Joseph Gem and Mineral Club is made up of a group of individuals who share common interests in rocks, gems, minerals, rock hounding, geology, and lapidary work. The group meets once a month to plan field trips, look at specimens people bring in, and share experiences.

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Formed in 1956, Richmond Gem & Mineral Society has continued to offer monthly meetings, speakers, field trips, mineral identification and community outreach. Award-winning “The Collecting Bag” is the Society’s monthly newsletter. Our goal is to foster knowledge and education in geology,...

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The Geological Association of New Jerey is a nonprofit organization that through its annual meeting and field guides provides and encourages Earth science education and the distribution of geological information.

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The Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology (NBMG) is a research and public service unit of the University of Nevada and is the state geological survey. NBMG is part of the Mackay School of Earth sciences and Engineering within the College of Science at the University of Nevada, Reno. NBMG scientists...

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What is The Black Hawk Gem & Mineral? Located in Rock Island Illinois, part of the Quad-Cities of Iowa and Illinois. We are a non-profit organization actively promoting interest in collecting. studying and working with gems, minerals and fossils. Organized in 1955, the Black Hawk Club joined...

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We are a mineral club whose main focus is on Orange County, and the surrounding area's minerals. Our goal is to share our knowledge and teach people about the history of the mines and mineralogy of Orange County. We also collect in other various places throughout New York, New Jersey,...

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West Seattle Rock Club, a club dedicated to the advancement of the lapidary arts and to enjoying the great outdoors. The purpose of this club is to promote the study and enjoyment of the lapidary arts with good rockhounding and good fellowship; and to further education and lapidary skills for...

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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.

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The Amador County Gem & Mineral Society, Inc. is a non-profit organization created to study mineralogy and geology and to collect minerals. Our mission is to practice lapidary arts and promote interest and appreciation in the Earth sciences and allied subjects.

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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...

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The Tennessee Mining Association is the state’s professional association for individuals in the coal mining, rock and stone mining, equipment supply and professional services fields. Our mission is to educate Tennesseans about the important role our member’s industries play within the state’s...

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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...

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Promoting access, accommodation and inclusion for students and geoscientists with disabilities.

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The Denver Geophysical Society is a nonprofit organization operated by its members to promote the science of geophysics, especially as it applies to exploration, and to promote the fellowship and cooperation among those persons interested in geophysical problems.

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The Sioux Empire Gem and Mineral Society (SEGAMS) is a nonprofit, educational "family friendly" club established in 1964. We get together to share our hobby and knowledge about the earth sciences, fossil identification, rock collecting, lapidary and other related topics. Our activities include...

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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.

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The Oakland County Earth Science Club is dedicated to the investigation and understanding of the World around us especially in the areas of geology, rocks, minerals, and fossils. But we go way beyond that. Many of our members travel to mines, quarries, and sites to practice rockhounding at its...

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The Chugach Gem & Mineral Society, Inc. is for individuals and families interested in mineral collecting and lapidary.

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The Riverton Mineral and Gem Society Inc. (RMGS) in Riverton, Wyoming, is an organization of people of all ages and experience levels who share a love of minerals and rockhounding. The club holds monthly educational meetings during the winter months, and the group hosts multiple outings each...

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The Geological Society of Maine is a non-profit organization dedicated to geological issues and education in Maine.  The Society’s membership includes teachers, students, working geologists, aspiring geologists, retired geologists and other interested persons.

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The Nevada County Gem & Mineral Society is a nonprofit organization that has the following objectives: to promote the study of mineralogy, geology, and fossils; to encourage the collection of minerals and gems; to foster the study and practice of the lapidary arts; to provide field trips to...

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The Blue Grass Gem and Mineral Club was founded in 1964 by a group of kindred souls, each with an interest in some aspect of the hobby.  Initially the Club was named “The Blue Grass Rock Club,”  but the word “rock” took on a different meaning over the years, and we had difficulty in explaining...

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The purpose of the Orcutt Mineral Society is collection and lapidary treatment of and to stimulate interest in rocks and minerals. To gain knowledge of the methods and procedures for collecting, identification, classification, cutting, polishing, and mounting of rocks and minerals for display....

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We are individuals who share an interest in the geology of the Permian Basin. Our membership includes, but is certainly not limited to, people from the petroleum and environmental industries, as well as those doing research in the academic arena. Our foremost mission is to share information...

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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.

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The American Fossil Federation (AFF) is a vital, active, energetic organization compromised of both amateur and professional paleontologists plus collectors who are bonded by a love of fossils. The club emphasizes education. Most meetings feature speakers giving presentations on topics of...

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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...

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The mission of the Tennessee Geological Survey is to encourage and promote the prudent development and conservation of Tennessee’s geological, energy, and mineral resources by developing and maintaining data bases, maps and technical services; providing accurate geologic hazard assessments; and...

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"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...

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The mission of NEED is to promote an energy conscious and educated society by creating effective networks of students, educators, business, government and community leaders to design and deliver objective, multi-sided energy education programs.

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This society is dedicated to the education and promotion of the Earth sciences and their related arts: geology, petrology, mineralogy, archaeology, lapidary arts, jewelry.

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The National Geographic Society has been inspiring people to care about the planet since 1888. It is one of the largest nonprofit scientific and educational institutions in the world. Its interests include geography, archaeology and natural science, and the promotion of environmental and...

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The Dothan Gem & Mineral Club is a member of the Southeast Federation and the American Federation of Mineral Societies. The main objectives of the Club are: to stimulate interest in lapidary arts, earth science,s and other related fields; to sponsor educational programs within the membership...

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Skagit Rock and Gem Club is a family-oriented club that provides learning experiences about geology, rocks, gems, minerals, jewelry, nature and the great outdoors.

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The Indiana Coal Council (ICC) is a trade association for the coal industry in Indiana. The not-for-profit corporation was formed to foster, promote and defenc the interests of Indiana's coal producers, coal reserve holders, and other business entities related to the coal industry. The Indiana...

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The Dry Dredgers is an association of amateur geologists dedicated to the knowledge and enjoyment of fossils. It's aim is to stimulate interest in geology, to encourage the collection and identification of fossils, and to participate in field trips and exhibitions.

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The Rock nad Arrowhead Club of Klamath Falls promotes knowledge and interest in the earth sciences and related subjects.

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The Geological Society of Nevada is a scientific society dedicated to promoting the geological sciences.

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The Nevada Division of Minerals encourages and assists in the responsible exploration for and the production of minerals, oil, gas, and geothermal energy which are economically beneficial to the state. The Division is involved in a wide array of activities relating to mineral development. Staff...

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The Imperial Bone Valley Gem, Mineral & Fossil Society is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting interest in various earth sciences such as Geology, Mineralogy and Paleontology, as well as related fields such as lapidary arts. Through classes offered at the “rock shop,” field...

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The Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI)'s mission is to provide earth science information and regulation to make Oregon safe and prosperous.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

Located in Charleston, W.Va., the West Virginia Coal Association is a trade association representing more than 90 percent of the state's underground and surface coal mine production. Its purpose is to have a unified voice representing the state's coal industry as well as increase emphasis on...

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Our club encourages individuals of all ages to explore all of the wonderful things that the lapidary hobby has to offer, including collecting specimens and learning how to cut and polish lapidary grade rocks.

Resource Type: Geoscience Organizations

The purpose of the Ventura Gem & Mineral Society (VGMS) is to promote popular interest in geology, mineralogy, paleontology, and related subjects; to sponsor and provide means and activities that will result in dissemination of information and knowledge within these subjects; to conduct or...

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Established in 1909, the Bureau of Economic Geology in the Jackson School of Geosciences is the oldest and second-largest organized research unit at The University of Texas at Austin. In addition to functioning as the State Geological Survey of Texas, the Bureau conducts research focusing on the...

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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

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