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|Organization||Website||Contact Information||Ask An Expert||About||Organization Type||State|
|Louisiana Geological Survey||http://www.lsu.edu/lgs/||Contact Information||
The goal of the Louisiana Geological Survey is to benefit the state of Louisiana by encouraging the economic development of the natural (energy, mineral, water and environmental) resources of the state; protecting the state and its citizens from natural, geological and environmental hazards; insuring the effective transfer of geological and oil and gas information.
|State geological survey||louisiana|
|Maine Geological Survey||http://www.maine.gov/dacf/mgs/||Contact Information||
The Maine Geological Survey provides the people and businesses of Maine with essential geologic information about the land by collecting and summarizing information about groundwater, mineral resources, surface deposits and bedrock materials, stability of coastal properties, and natural hazards such as storms, floods, landslides, and earthquakes.
|State geological survey||maine|
|Maryland Department of Natural Resources||http://dnr.maryland.gov/Pages/default.aspx||
The Department of Natural Resources leads Maryland in securing a sustainable future for our environment, society, and economy by preserving, protecting, restoring, and enhancing the State’s natural resources.
|Maryland Geological Survey||http://www.mgs.md.gov/||Contact Information||Ask An Expert||
The Maryland Geological Survey's mission is primarily scientific-investigative, with authorization to conduct topographic, geologic, hydrographic, and geophysical surveys; to prepare topographic, geologic, and other types of maps to meet specific needs; to prepare reports on the extent and character of the geology, minerals, and water resources of the State; and to engage in, sponsor, and coordinate archeological research in Maryland.
|State geological survey||maryland|
|Massachusetts Geological Survey||http://mgs.geo.umass.edu/||Contact Information||
The Massachusetts Geological Survey's mission is to perform research on the land, mineral, and water resources of the state; coordinate/facilitate research and communication among various agencies, researchers and stakeholders; collect, compile, analyze, correlate and preserve all data pertaining to the geological environment; disseminate to the public all information leading to a better understanding of the geology, hydrology, and natural environment through the preparation of maps, databases, reports and other publications.
|State geological survey||massachusetts|
|Massachusetts Office of Geographic Information||http://www.mass.gov/anf/research-and-tech/it-serv-and-support/application-serv/o...||Contact Information||
Through the Office of Geographic Information (MassGIS), the Commonwealth has created a comprehensive, statewide database of spatial information for mapping and analysis supporting emergency response, environmental planning and management, transportation planning, economic development, and transparency in state government operations.
|Michigan Department of Environmental Quality||http://www.michigan.gov/deq/||Contact Information||
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality promotes wise management of Michigan's air, land, and water resources to support a sustainable environment, healthy communities, and vibrant economy.
|Michigan Geological Survey||http://wmich.edu/geologysurvey||Contact Information||
The mission of the Michigan Geological Survey is to facilitate basic and applied geological research to promote the best use of Michigan's geological resources for their social and economic benefits while protecting associated resource values and the environment.
|State geological survey||michigan|
|Minnesota Department of Commerce||https://mn.gov/commerce/||Contact Information||
The mission of the Minnesota Department of Commerce is to protect the public interest, advocate for Minnesota consumers, ensure a strong, competitive and fair marketplace, strengthen the state’s economic future; and serve as a trusted public resource for consumers and businesses.
|Minnesota Department of Natural Resources||http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/index.html||Contact Information||
The mission of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is to work with citizens to conserve and manage the state's natural resources, to provide outdoor recreation opportunities, and to provide for commercial uses of natural resources in a way that creates a sustainable quality of life.