Browse an extensive list of federal, state, and local agencies, and other organizations that work on geoscience issues.
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|Congressional Budget Office||https://www.cbo.gov/||
Since 1975, CBO has produced independent analyses of budgetary and economic issues to support the Congressional budget process. Each year, the agency’s economists and budget analysts produce dozens of reports and hundreds of cost estimates for proposed legislation. CBO is strictly nonpartisan; conducts objective, impartial analysis; and hires its employees solely on the basis of professional competence without regard to political affiliation. CBO does not make policy recommendations, and each report and cost estimate summarizes the methodology underlying the analysis.
|Congressional Office of Technology Assessment||http://www.princeton.edu/~ota/||
The Congressional Office of Technology Assessment closed on September 29, 1995. During its 23-year history, OTA provided Congressional members and committees with objective and authoritative analysis of the complex scientific and technical issues of the late 20th century. It was a leader in practicing and encouraging delivery of public services in innovative and inexpensive ways, including distribution of government documents through electronic publishing. This site honors that legacy by making available in electronic form the complete collection of OTA publications along with additional materials that illuminate the history and impact of the agency.
|Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection||http://www.ct.gov/deep/site/default.asp||Contact Information||
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) is charged with conserving, improving and protecting the natural resources and the environment of the state of Connecticut as well as making cheaper, cleaner and more reliable energy available for the people and businesses of the state. DEEP includes many bureaus that deal with air quality, water protection, land reuse, natural resources, energy, and many other areas.
|Connecticut Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security||https://portal.ct.gov/demhs||Contact Information||
The Connecticut Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (DEMHS) is the state agency that coordinates emergency preparedness, training, response, recovery, and mitigation services in Connecticut to protect the State from natural and manmade hazards.
|Connecticut Geological Survey||https://portal.ct.gov/DEEP/Geology/Geological-Survey||
The Geological and Natural History Survey (CGNHS) is responsible for coordination and implementation of statewide natural resource data collection inventories in the following areas: surficial and bedrock geology, land cover, remote sensing; inventories of fauna and flora, including endangered species; and the development and operation of resource oriented data base management system.
|State geological survey||connecticut|
|Council on Undergraduate Research, Geosciences Division||https://www.cur.org/||
The mission of the Council on Undergraduate Research is to support and promote high-quality undergraduate student-faculty collaborative research and scholarship.
|Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control||https://dnrec.alpha.delaware.gov/||Contact Information||
The mission of the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) is to engage all stakeholders to ensure the wise management, conservation and enhancement of the State’s natural resources; protect public health and the environment; provide quality outdoor recreation; improve the quality of life; lead energy policy and climate preparedness; and educate the public on historic, cultural and natural resource use, requirements and issues.
|Delaware Emergency Management Agency||http://www.dema.delaware.gov/||Contact Information||
The Delaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) is the lead state agency for coordination of comprehensive emergency preparedness, training, response, recovery and mitigation services in order to save lives, protect Delaware's economic base and reduce the impact of emergencies.
|Delaware Geological Survey||https://www.dgs.udel.edu/||Contact Information||
The mission of the DGS is to provide objective earth science information, advice, and service to its stakeholders–the citizens, policy makers, industries, and educational institutions of Delaware.
|State geological survey||delaware|
|Desert Research Institute||https://www.dri.edu/||Contact Information||
The DRI conducts research in atmospheric sciences, earth and ecosystem sciences, hydrologic sciences, fire sciences, data analytics, water sustainability, climate data, and renewable energy.