Last Updated: 2008, April 7

Scholarly Societies Project

Earth Sciences

This is one of a set of subject pages in the Scholarly Societies Project, which facilitates access to websites of scholarly societies across the world. A set of guidelines is used in determining whether to include resources.

Links to websites of scholarly societies in Earth Sciences are given below. The URL-Stability Index for this collection of Earth Sciences sites is 159.0/173 = 91.9%. The URL-stability index for each site below is given graphically in the left-hand column as the URL-stability rank for that site.

See also: the Material, Metal & Mineral Sciences, and the Water Science, Hydrology & Oceanology categories.

URL Stability Rank
Society Name
four stars Aluminum Association = The Aluminum Association, Inc. TAAI
four stars American Association of Petroleum Geologists AAPG
four stars American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists AASP
four stars American Congress on Surveying and Mapping (ACSM) [In spite of its name, this is a society, not just a conference.] ACSM
one star
broken once
American Crystallographic Association ACA
four stars American Gas Association AGA
four stars American Geological Institute AGI
four stars American Geophysical Union AGU
four stars American Institute of Professional Geologists AIPG
four stars American Iron and Steel Institute AISI
four stars American Petroleum Institute API
four stars American Rock Mechanics Association ARMA
four stars American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing ASPRS
four stars Asociación Argentina de Geofísicos y Geodestas = Argentine Association of Geophysicists and Geodesists [In Spanish.] AAGG
four stars Asociación Argentina de Sedimentología = Argentine Association of Sedimentology [In Spanish.] AAS
four stars Asociación de Ingenieros de Minas, Metalurgistas y Geólogos de México = Association of Mining Engineers, Metallurgists and Geologists of Mexico [In Spanish.] AIMMGM
four stars Asociación Paleontológica Argentina = Argentine Paleontological Associaiton [In Spanish.] APA
four stars Associação Brasileira de Águas Subterrâneas = Brazilian Assocation of Groundwater [In Portuguese.] ABAS
four stars Associação Brasileira de Mecânica dos Solos e Engenharia Geotécnica = Brazilian Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering [In Portuguese.] ABMS
four stars Association des Professeurs de Biologie et Géologie = Association of Biology and Geology Professors [In French. Based in France.] APBG
four stars Association for Women Geoscientists AWG
four stars Association of Earth Science Editors AESE
four stars Association of Engineering Geologists AEG
four stars Association of Exploration Geochemists AEG
four stars Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta APEGGA
four stars Associazione Geofisica Italiana = Italian Geophysical Association [In Italian.] AGI
four stars Associazione Geotecnica Italiana = Italian Geotechnical Association [In Italian.] AGI
four stars Australian Geomechanics Society AGS
four stars Australian Geoscience Information Association AGIA
four stars Australian Institute of Geoscientists AIG
four stars Australian Institute of Petroleum AIP
four stars Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists ASEG
four stars Българско Геологическо Дружество = Bʹʹlgarsko Geologičesko Družestvo = Bulgarian Geological Society [In Bulgarian and English.] БГД = BGS
four stars British Crystallographic Association BCA
four stars British Geotechnical Association BGA
four stars Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute = Institut Aéronautique et Spatial du Canada [In English and French.] CASI = IASC
one star
broken once
Canadian Association of Palynologists = Association Canadienne des Palynologues CAP = ACP
four stars Canadian Council of Professional Geoscientists = Conseil Canadien des Géoscientifiques Professionnels [In English.] CCPG = CCGP
four stars Canadian Dam Association = Association canadienne des barrages CDA = ACB
four stars Canadian Gas Association = Association Canadienne du Gaz [In English.] CGA = ACG
four stars Canadian Geophysical Union (CGU) = Union Géophysique Canadienne (UGC) [In English.] CGU = UGC
four stars Canadian Geotechnical Society = Société canadienne de géotechnique CGS = SCG
four stars Canadian Institute of Geomatics = Association Canadienne des Sciences Géomatiques [In English and French.] CIG = ACSG
four stars Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists CSEG
four stars Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists CSPG
four stars Carolina Geological Society CGS
four stars Colegio de Ingenieros y Agrimensores de Puerto Rico = College of Engineers and Surveyors of Puerto Rico [In Spanish.] CIAPR
four stars Colegio Dominicano de Ingenieros, Arquitectos y Agrimensores = Dominican College of Engineers, Architects and Surveyors [In Spanish.] CODIA
four stars Computer Oriented Geological Society COGS
four stars Dansk Geologisk Forening = Geological Society of Denmark [In Danish.] DGF
four stars Dansk Geoteknisk Forening = Danish Geotechnical Society [In Danish.] DGF
four stars Danske Landinspektørforening = Den Danske Landinspektørforening = Danish Association of Chartered Surveyors [In Danish.] DDL
four stars Deutsche Geophysikalische Gesellschaft = German Geophysical Society [In German.] DGG
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geotechnik = German Society for Geotechnical Engineering [In German, with some English and French.] DGGT
four stars Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geowissenschaften = German Society for Earth Sciences DGG
four stars Deutscher Verein für Vermessungswesen = German Association of Surveying [In German and English.] DVW
four stars Edinburgh Geological Society EGS
four stars Eesti Geodeetide Ühing = Association of Estonian Surveyors [In Estonian.] EGÜ
four stars Eesti Looduseuurijate Selts = Estonian Naturalists' Society [Covers anthropology, biology, environmental sciences, and earth sciences. In Estonian and English.] LUS
four stars Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society EEGS
four stars European Association of Remote Sensing Laboratories = Association Européenne des Laboratoires de Télédétection [In English.] EARSeL
four stars European Federation of Geologists = Fédération Européenne des Géologues = Federación Europea de Geólogos [In English.] EFG = FEG
one star European Network on Lateritic Weathering and Global Environment EUROLAT
four stars Geochemical Society GS
four stars Geological Association of Canada= Association Géologique du Canada [In English, with some French.] GAC = AGC
four stars Geological Society GS
four stars Geological Society of America GSA
four stars Geological Society of Australia GSA
four stars 대한지질학회 = Geological Society of Korea [In Korean.] GSK
four stars Geological Society of New Zealand GSNZ
four stars Geological Society of South Africa [In English.] GSSA
  Geological Society of the Philippines
[The GSP has abandoned its domain name, and has not acquired a new one as of 2003-06-19.]
four stars Geological Society of Trinidad and Tobago [In English.] GSTT
four stars Geologische Vereinigung = Geological Union [In English.] GV
four stars Geologiska Föreningen = Geological Society of Sweden [In Sweden and English.] GF
one star Geologists' Association GA
four stars Geophysical Association of Ireland GAI
four stars Geoscience Information Society GIS
four stars Geothermal Resources Council GRC
four stars Gesellschaft für UmweltGeowissenschaften = Society for Environmental Geosciences [In German.] GUG
four stars Houston Geological Society HGS
four stars Ikatan Ahli Geologi Indonesia = Indonesian Association of Geologists [In Indonesian, with some English.] IAGI
four stars Ilustre Colegio Oficial de Geólogos = Illustrious Official College of Geologists [In Spanish.] ICOG
four stars Institute of Geologists of Ireland IGI
four stars Institution of Surveyors, Australia ISA
four stars International Association for Mathematical Geology IAMG
four stars International Association of GeoChemistry IAGC
four stars International Association of Geodesy = Association Internationale de Géodésie = Asociación Internacional de Geodesia = Internationale Assoziation für Geodäsie [In English.] IAG = AIG = AIG = IAG
four stars International Association of Hydrogeologists IAH
four stars International Association of Seismology and Physics of the Earth's Interior = Association Internationale de Séismologie et de Physique de l'Intérieur de la Terre [In English.] IASPEI = AISPIT
four stars International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior IAVCEI
one star
broken once
International Bryozoology Association IBA
four stars International Commission on Large Dams = Commission Internationale des Grands Barrages [In English and French.] ICOLD = CIGB
four stars
International Federation of Surveyors = Fédération internationale des géomètres = Internationale Vereinigung der Vermessungsingenieure [In English.] IFS = FIG = IVV
four stars International Gas Union IGU
one star
broken once
International Geothermal Association IGA
one star International Ground Source Heat Pump Association IGSHPA
four stars International Iron and Steel Institute IISI
four stars International Lead Zinc Research Organization ILZRO
four stars International Meteor Organization IMO
four stars International Organisation of Palaeobotany IOP
one star International Permafrost Association IPA
one star
broken once
International Research Group on Ostracoda IRGO
four stars International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing = Internationale Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie und Fernerkundung = Société Internationale de Photogrammétrie et de Télédétection ISPRS = IGPF = SIPT
four stars International Society of Explosives Engineers ["...dedicated to promoting the safe and controlled use of explosives in mining, quarrying, construction, manufacturing, forestry...."] ISEE
four stars International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering ISSMGE
one star
broken once
International Union for Quaternary Research = Union Internationale pour l'Étude du Quaternaire INQUA
four stars International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources [also known as World Conservation Union] IUCN
four stars International Union of Crystallography IUCr
four stars International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics = Union de Géodésie et Géophysique Internationale [In English and French.] IUGG = UGGI
four stars International Union of Geological Sciences = Union Internationale des Sciences Géologiques = Unión Internacional de Ciencias Geológicas = Internationale Union für Geologische Wissenschaften IUGS = UISG = UICG = IUGW
four stars Irish Association for Economic Geology IAEG
four stars החברה הגיאולוגית הישראלית = Israel Geological Society [In English.] IGS
four stars Jeofizik Mühendisleri Odası = Chamber of Geophysical Engineers of Turkey [In Turkish and English. A Member of TMMOB.] CGET
four stars Jeoloji Mühendisleri Odası = Chamber of Geological Engineers of Turkey [In Turkish.] JMO
four stars 地盤工学会 = Jiban Kōgakkai = Japanese Geotechnical Society [In Japanese and English.] JGS
four stars نقابة الجيولوجيين الأردنيين = Jordanian Geologists Association = Jordanian Geological Association [In Arabic and English.] JGA
four stars 한국지반공학회 = Korean Geotechnical Society [In Korean and English.] KGS
four stars National Association of Black Geologists and Geophysicists NABGG
four stars National Association of Marine Laboratories NAML
four stars National Earth Science Teachers Association NESTA
four stars National Ground Water Association NGWA
four stars National Speleological Society NSS
four stars Naturhistorische Gesellschaft Nürnberg = Natural History Society of Nürnberg [In German.] NHGN
four stars नेपाल भौगर्भिक समाज = Nepal Geological Society [In English.] NGS
four stars New Zealand Geotechnical Society NZGS
four stars New Zealand Institute of Surveyors NZIS
one star
broken once broken once broken once
New Zealand Marine Sciences Society NZMSS
four stars 日本鉄鋼協会 = Nippon Tekkō Kyōkai = Iron and Steel Institute of Japan [In Japanese and English.] ISIJ
four stars Oberrheinische Geologische Verein = Upper-Rhine Geological Union [In German.] OGV
four stars Ordre des Géomètres-Experts = Order of Chartered Surveyors [In French.] OGE
four stars Österreichische Geologische Gesellschaft = Austrian Geological Society [In German and English.] ÖGG
four stars Österreichische Gesellschaft für Geomechanik = Austrian Society for Geomechanics [In German and English.] ÖGG
four stars Österreichische Gesellschaft für Vermessung und Geoinformation = Austrian Society for Surveying and Geoinformation [In German.] ÖVG = ASG
four stars Palaeontological Association PA
four stars Paleontological Society PS
four stars Pertubuhan Juruukur Malaysia = Institution of Surveyors, Malaysia [In English.] PJM = ISM
four stars Quaternary Research Association QRA
four stars Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society RSPS
four stars Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists RMAG
one star Royal Geological Society of Cornwall RGSC
four stars Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors RICS
four stars საქართველოს გეოფიზიქშრი საზოგადოება = Sak'art'velos Geop'izik'šri Sazogadoeba
= Georgian Geophysical Society
[In Georgian and English.]
four stars Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Höhlenforschung (SGH) = Société Suisse de Spéléologie (SSS) = Swiss Speleological Society (SSS) [In German, French and English.] SGH = SSS = SSS
four stars
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Kristallographie = Société Suisse de Cristallographie = Swiss Society for Crystallography [In German and French, with some English.] SGK = SSC
four stars
Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie, Bildanalyse und Fernerkundung = Société Suisse de Photogrammétrie, d'Analyse d'Image et de Télédétection = Swiss Society for Photogrammetry, Image Analysis and Remote Sensing [In German, French and English.] SGPBF = SSPAIT
four stars Schweizerischer Verein für Vermessung und Kulturtechnik = Société Suisse des Mensurations et Améliorations Foncières = Swiss Society for Surveying and Agricultural Engineering [In German and French.] SVVK = SSMAF
one star Scientific Committee on Solar-Terrestrial Physics SCOSTEP
four stars Seismological Society of America SSA
one star
broken once
Senckenbergische Naturforschende Gesellschaft = Senckenberg Nature Research Society [In German. Devoted to the natural sciences, including biology and earth sciences, with a special emphasis on biodiversity and the biosphere.] SNG
four stars SEPM [Society for Sedimentary Geology] SEPM
four stars Singapore Institute of Surveyors and Valuers [In English.] SISV
four stars Sociedad Colombiana de Geotecnia = Colombian Geotechnical Society [In Spanish.] SCG
four stars Sociedade Brasileira de Geofísica = Brazilian Geophysical Society [In Portuguese.] SBGf
four stars Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali = Italian Society of Natural Sciences [In Italian.] SISN
four stars Société Géologique de France = Geological Society of France [In French.] SGF
four stars Société Royale Belge d'Astronomie, de Météorologie et de Physique du Globe = Royal Belgian Society of Astronomy, Meteorology and Geophysics [In French.] SRBA
four stars Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration SME
four stars Society for Organic Petrology = The Society for Organic Petrology TSOP
four stars Society of Chartered Surveyors [An Irish society.] SCS
four stars Society of Exploration Geophysicists SEG
four stars Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists SIPES
four stars Society of Petroleum Engineers SPE
four stars Society of Professional Well Log Analysts = Society of Petrophysicists and Well Log Analysts SPWLA
  South African Council for Professional and Technical Surveyors
[The Council has abandoned its domain name, and has not acquired a new one as of 2003-06-19.]
four stars Stowarzyszenie Geomorfologów Polskich = Association of Polish Geomorphologists [In English and Polish.] SGP = APG
four stars Suomen Geoteknillinen Yhdistys = Finlands Geotekniska Föreningen = Finnish Geotechnical Society [In Finnish and English.] SGY
four stars Svenska Geotekniska Föreningen = Swedish Geotechnical Society [In Swedish and English.] SGF
four stars Tertiary Research Group TRG
four stars Thüringischer Geologischer Verein = Thuringian Geological Association [In German.] TGV
four stars Union Française des Géologues = French Union of Geologists [In French.] UFG
four stars Union Internationale de Spéléologie = International Union of Speleology UIS = IUS
four stars West Texas Geological Society WTGS
four stars 中国地球物理学会 = Zhōngguó Dìquíwùlǐ Xuéhuì = China Geophysical Society [In Chinese and English.] CGS
four stars 中国地质学会 = Zhōngguó Dìzhì Xuéhuì = Geological Society of China [In Chinese.] GSC

Alternative Access to Scholarly Societies for Earth Sciences:

Sending Email to the Scholarly Societies Project


Overview of the Scholarly Societies Project

Scholarly Societies Project

facilitating access to information about scholarly societies across the world since 1994
last modified: 2009, December 27

NEWS/EDITORIAL 2009, December 27
Fifteen Years of the Scholarly Societies Project

4157 Scholarly Societies, 3832 Websites
Search Engine
By Subject [83]
By Country
By Language
By Founding Dates
Inventory of the Oldest Scholarly Societies (1323-1849)

Special Kinds of Scholarly Societies
Academies and Royal Societies of Broad Scope [272]
International Unions [88]
Federations of Scholarly Societies [198]

Special Resources at Scholarly Society Websites
Meeting/Conference Announcement Lists
Standards [59]
Full-Text Serials

Scholarly Societies and Scholarly Communication [essays]
Meeting Sponsors and Publishers
Bibliographic Work
Interactions with Commercial Publishers
Crisis in Scholarly Publishing
Creating a Society Web Site
Bailey's Scholarly Electronic Publishing Bibliography

For a rough translation of this page, including all hyperlinks, into one of the above languages, copy the URL to the Altavista Babelfish Translator.

About the Scholarly Societies Project

Feedback to the Project
Guidelines for Inclusion of Resources
Scholarly Society Registration Form
Technical Problems Report
Sending Other Suggestions or Comments

Documentation on the Project
Linguistic Considerations
URL-Stability Index for the Project
The Editor
Project Timeline
Other Projects of Broad Scope Covering Scholarly Societies

Sending Email to the Scholarly Societies Project

Home Copyright © 2001-2015 STANDS4 LLC.