List of geoscience organizations

This is a list of organizations dealing with the various geosciences, including geology, geophysics, hydrology, oceanography, petrophysics, and related fields.[1][2][3]

  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
  • American Gem Society (AGS), also known as American Gemological Society
  • American Geosciences Institute (AGI)
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU) – Nonprofit organization of geophysicists
  • Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO), also known as American Society of Limnology and Oceanography – Scientific society
  • Arizona Geological Society (AGS) – Non-profit scientific organization
  • Association for Women Geoscientists (AWG)
  • Association of Environmental & Engineering Geologists (AEG)
  • Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario
  • Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS)[4]
  • British Geological Survey (BGS) – Geological survey
  • British Organic Geochemical Society (BOGS)
  • CAMESE (Canadian Association of Mining Equipment and Services for Export)
  • Canadian Geophysical Union
  • Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)
  • Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists
  • Central Geological Survey (CGS)
  • Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences (CAGS)
  • The Clay Minerals Society (CMS)
  • Council for Geoscience (CGS) – A national science council of South Africa
  • Decennial Mineral Exploration Conferences (DMEC)
  • German Geophysical Society (DGG), also known as Deutsche Geophysikalische Gesellschaft,
  • Edinburgh Geological Society
  • Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society (EEGS)
  • European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers (EAGE)
  • European Association of Science Editors (EASE)
  • European Geosciences Union (EGU)
  • Geologica Belgica (GB)
  • Geological Society of America (GSA) – Nonprofit organization dedicated to geoscience
  • Geological Society of Australia (GSA)[1]
  • Geological Society of Glasgow – Scottish scientific organization (Scotland)
  • Geological Society of India
  • Geological Society of London (GSL) – Learned society[1]
  • Geological Society of Washington (GSW)
  • Geological Survey of Austria (GBA)
  • Geological Survey of Belgium (GSB)
  • Geological Survey of Canada (GAC)[1]
  • China Geological Survey (GSC)
  • Geological Survey of India – Government of India organization
  • Geological Survey of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Geological Survey of Pakistan (GSP)
  • Geologists' Association (GA)
  • Gemological Institute of America (GIA) – Research institute in Carlsbad, California
  • Geoscience Australia – Agency of the Australian Government
  • Geoscience Information Society (GSIS)
  • International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS/AISH)
  • International Association for Mathematical Geosciences (IAMG)
  • International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior (IAVCEI) – International non-governmental organization
  • International Commission on Stratigraphy (ICS) – Organization
  • International Glaciological Society (IGS) – International glaciology academic organization
  • International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) – International non-governmental organization[1]
  • International Union of Geological Sciences (IUGS)
  • International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)
  • Mexican Geological Society (SGM)
  • Mineralogical Society of America (MSA)
  • National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists (NABGG)
  • National Association of Geoscience Teachers (NAGT) – North American organization
  • National Cooperative Soil Survey (NCSS)
  • National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology (INGV) (Italy)
  • National Society of Consulting Soil Scientists (NSCSS)
  • National Speleological Society (NSS) – Organization for exploration, conservation, and study of caves in the United States
  • Geological Survey of Norway (NGU)
  • Oregon State Board of Geologist Examiners (OSBGE)
  • Palaeontographical Society
  • Palaeontological Association (PalAss)
  • Paleontological Research Institution (PRI)
  • Paleontological Society (PS)
  • Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
  • Pittsburgh Association of Petroleum Geologists (PAPG)
  • Pittsburgh Geological Society (PGS)
  • Rockwatch
  • Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG)
  • Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) – British learned society and charity
  • Royal Geological Society of Cornwall (RGSC)
  • Saudi Geological Survey (SGS)
  • Seismological Society of America (SSA)
  • American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical, and Petroleum Engineers (SME), also known as Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration
  • Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM)
  • Society of Economic Geologists (SEG)
  • Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
  • Society of Mineral Museum Professionals (SMMP) – Professional organization
  • Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts (SPWLA)
  • Society of Vertebrate Paleontology (SVP)
  • Soil Science Society of America (SSSA) – American scientific organization
  • South Wales Geologists' Association (SWGA)
  • United States Geological Survey (USGS) – Scientific agency of the United States government
  • Geological Society of Malaysia[5]

References

  1. ^ a b c d e "International geoscience organizations". International Section. The Geological Society of America. Retrieved 6 November 2020.
  2. ^ "Geoscience Links: Organizations". Geological Society of America. Archived from the original on 3 March 2011. Retrieved 25 November 2013.
  3. ^ "Geoscience Professional Societies & Organizations". Geology.com. Archived from the original on 22 September 2012. Retrieved 25 November 2013.
  4. ^ "AOGS Society". asiaoceania.org. Retrieved 12 October 2021.
  5. ^ "Welcome to the Geological Society of Malaysia - Geological Society of Malaysia". gsm.org.my. Retrieved 6 November 2020.