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Oregon Water Resources Department https://www.oregon.gov/OWRD/pages/index.aspx Contact Information

The Department's mission is to serve the public by practicing and promoting responsible water management through to restoration and protection of streamflows and watersheds in order to ensure the long-term sustainability of Oregon's ecosystems, economy, and quality of life.

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Paleobotanical Section of the Botanical Society of America https://www.botany.org/paleo/

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

Non-profit
Paleontological Research Institution https://www.priweb.org/ Contact Information

PRI’s Museum of the Earth was established in 2003 to provide the general public with a unique opportunity to explore our world through a mix of natural history displays, interactive science features, and art exhibitions.

Non-profit
Paleontological Society http://paleosoc.org/
The Paleontological Society is an international nonprofit organization devoted exclusively to the advancement of the science of paleontology.
Non-profit
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection https://www.dep.pa.gov/Pages/default.aspx

The Department of Environmental Protection's mission is to protect Pennsylvania's air, land and water from pollution and to provide for the health and safety of its citizens through a cleaner environment. We will work as partners with individuals, organizations, governments and businesses to prevent pollution and restore our natural resources.

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Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency https://www.pema.pa.gov/Pages/Default.aspx Contact Information

The Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency helps communities and citizens mitigate against, prepare for, respond to, and recover from emergencies including natural disasters, acts of terrorism, or other humanmade disasters.

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Pennsylvania Geological Survey https://www.dcnr.pa.gov/about/Pages/Topographic-and-Geologic-Survey.aspx Contact Information

The Pennsylvania Geological Survey's mission is to serve the citizens of Pennsylvania by collecting, preserving, and disseminating impartial information on the Commonwealth's geology, geologic resources, and topography in order to contribute to the understanding, wise use, and conservation of its land and included resources.

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Petroleum History Institute http://petroleumhistory.org/
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 current global status.
Non-profit
Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/ Contact Information

PHMSA's mission is to protect people and the environment by advancing the safe transportation of energy and other hazardous materials that are essential to our daily lives. To do this, the agency establishes national policy, sets and enforces standards, educates, and conducts research to prevent incidents. We also prepare the public and first responders to reduce consequences if an incident does occur.

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Rhode Island Coastal Resources Management Council http://www.crmc.ri.gov/ Contact Information

The Coastal Resources Management Council is a management agency with regulatory functions. Its primary responsibility is for the preservation, protection, development and where possible the restoration of the coastal areas of the state via the implementation of its integrated and comprehensive coastal management plans and the issuance of permits for work with the coastal zone of the state.

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