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State Oil and Gas Board of Alabama http://www.gsa.state.al.us/ogb/ogb.html
The State Oil and Gas Board of Alabama is a regulatory agency of the State of Alabama with the statutory charge of preventing waste and promoting the conservation of oil and gas while ensuring the protection of both the environment and the correlative rights of owners.
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Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation https://www.tn.gov/environment Contact Information

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation exists to enhance the quality of life for citizens of Tennessee and to be stewards of our natural environment by: protecting and improving the quality of Tennessee’s air, land, and water through a responsible regulatory system; protecting and promoting human health and safety; conserving and promoting natural, cultural and historic resources; and providing a variety of quality outdoor recreational experiences.

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Tennessee Geological Survey http://tn.gov/environment/section/geo-geology Contact Information

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 disseminating geologic information through publications and educational materials.

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Utah Department of Environmental Quality https://deq.utah.gov/ Contact Information

DEQ's mission is, "Safeguarding and improving Utah’s air, land and water through balanced regulation." We implement State and federal environmental laws and work with individuals, community groups, and businesses to protect the quality of our air, land and water.

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Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining https://oilgas.ogm.utah.gov/oilgasweb/ Contact Information

The mission of the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining is to regulate the exploration and development of coal, oil and gas, and other minerals in a manner which encourages responsible reclamation and development; protects correlative rights; prevents waste; and protects human health and safety, the environment, and the interests of the state and its citizens.

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Utah Geological Survey https://geology.utah.gov/ Contact Information

The Utah Geological Survey provides timely scientific information about Utah's geologic environment, resources and hazards.

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Vermont Center for Geographic Information http://vcgi.vermont.gov/ Contact Information
The Vermont Center for Geographic Information, a division of the Agency of Commerce and Community Development (VCGI), will provide strategic governance and deliver high quality geospatial data, services, solutions, infrastructure and expertise using methods that are efficient and effective, client-focused, and consistent with our enabling legislation.
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Vermont Geological Survey http://dec.vermont.gov/geological-survey Contact Information
The Vermont Geological Survey, also known as the Division of Geology and Mineral Resources in the Department of Environmental Conservation, conducts research and mapping relating to the geology, resources and topography of the State.
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Virginia Division of Geology and Mineral Resources https://www.dmme.virginia.gov/dgmr/divisiongeologymineralresources.shtml Contact Information
The Division of Geology and Mineral Resources (DGMR) serves as Virginia's geological survey. DGMR performs investigations aimed at reducing risk from geologic hazards and encouraging sustainable development through the wise use of mineral, land, water, and energy resources.
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Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources http://www.dnr.wa.gov/geology Contact Information
The Washington DNR, of which DGER is a division, informs the public, government, and industry about the consequences of geologic events and about the nature of the land. DNR monitors, assesses, and researches the causes of earthquakes, landslides, and volcanoes--critical information for both government and private sector planners working to reduce the human and financial effects of natural disasters.
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