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California Geological Survey http://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs Contact Information

CGS's mission is to provide scientific products and services about the state's geology, seismology and mineral resources that affect the health, safety, and business interests of the people of California.

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California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment https://oehha.ca.gov/ Contact Information

OEHHA’s mission is to protect and enhance public health and the environment by scientific evaluation of risks posed by hazardous substances.

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California State Mining and Geology Board http://www.conservation.ca.gov/smgb Contact Information

The mission of the State Mining and Geology Board is to provide profession​al expertise and guidance, and to represent ​the State's interest in the development, utilization, and conservation of mineral resources, the reclamation of mined lands, and the development and dissemination of geologic and seismic hazard information to protect the health and welfare of the people of California.

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Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup http://crew.org/
The Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup (CREW) is a coalition of private and public representatives working together to improve the ability of communities throughout the Cascadia Region to reduce the effects of earthquakes and related hazards, such as tsunami.
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Clay Minerals Society http://www.clays.org/

The Clay Minerals Society is an international organization devoted to the study of clays and clay minerals.

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Coastal States Organization http://www.coastalstates.org

Helping states to maintain their leadership role in the development and implementation of national coastal and ocean policy is among CSO’s most important functions.

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Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment https://www.colorado.gov/cdphe Contact Information

The mission of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is to protect and improve the health of Colorado’s people and the quality of its environment

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Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management https://www.colorado.gov/dhsem Contact Information

The mission of the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management is to provide leadership and support to Colorado communities to prevent, protect, mitigate, respond and recover from all-hazard events including acts of terrorism.

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Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining & Safety http://mining.state.co.us/Pages/Home.aspx Contact Information

The Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety is responsible for mineral and energy development, policy, regulation and planning. The division is comprised of the Office of Mined Land Reclamation and the Office of Active and Inactive Mines.

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Colorado Division of Water Resources http://water.state.co.us Contact Information

The mission of the Colorado DWR is to provide competent and dependable distribution of water in accordance with statutes, decrees and interstate compacts; to ensure public safety through safe dams and properly permitted and constructed water wells; to maintain and provide accurate and timely information concerning water; to promote stewardship of all human, fiscal and natural resources; to serve the public through the generation of creative solutions to problems; to help the public understand complex water issues; to promote stability in the use of the state's limited water resources; and to apply modern technology to its greatest advantage.

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