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American Association for the Advancement of Science https://www.aaas.org/

The AAAS seeks to advance science, engineering, and innovation throughout the world for the benefit of all people.

Non-profit
American Association of Geographers http://www.aag.org/

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. The AAG promotes discussion among its members and with scholars in related fields, in part through the activities of its affinity groups and more than 60 specialty groups.

Non-profit
American Association of Petroleum Geologists http://www.aapg.org
The AAPG seeks to foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology, and inspire high professional conduct.
Non-profit
American Geophysical Union http://sites.agu.org/

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

Non-profit
American Institute of Hydrology http://www.aihydrology.org/

The American Institute of Hydrology (AIH) was founded in 1981 to promote hydrology as a science and a profession and to help protect public interest and the profession from non-professional practices. It is the only nationwide organization that certifies the competence and ethical conduct of professionals in all fields of hydrology.

Non-profit
American Institute of Professional Geologists http://www.aipg.org

The AIPG is the only international organization that certifies the competence and ethical conduct of geological scientists in all branches of the science with members employed in industry, government, and academia.

Non-profit
American Meterological Society https://www.ametsoc.org/ams/
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.
Non-profit
American Rock Mechanics Association http://armarocks.org/
ARMA serves as an advocate for firms and individuals for all aspects of rock mechanics, rock engineering, and geomechanics.
Non-profit
American Society of Civil Engineers http://www.asce.org/
Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 145,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society. ASCE's mission is to provide essential value to our members and partners, advance civil engineering, and serve the public good. In carrying out that mission, ASCE advances technology, encourages lifelong learning, promotes professionalism and the profession, develops civil engineer leaders, and advocates infrastructure and environmental stewardship.
Non-profit
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality http://www.azdeq.gov/ Contact Information

The mission of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is to protect and enhance public health and the environment in Arizona. To achieve this, they administer the state’s environmental laws and delegated federal programs to prevent air, water and land pollution and ensure cleanup.

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