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Berry H. (Nick) Tew, Jr., Director and State Geologist
Geological Survey of Alabama
P.O. Box 869999
420 Hackberry Lane
Tuscaloosa, AL 35486-6999
E-mail: ntew@gsa.state.al.us
Phone: (205) 349-2852 Fax: (205) 349-2861
URL: http://www.gsa.state.al.us/

Robert F. Swenson, Director and State Geologist
Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys
Alaska Dept. of Natural Resources
3354 College Road
Fairbanks, AK 99709
E-mail: bob.swenson@alaska.gov
Phone (907) 451-5000 Fax (907) 451-5050
URL: http://www.dggs.alaska.gov/ 

M. Lee Allison, Director and State Geologist
Arizona Geological Survey
416 West Congress Street, Suite 100
Tucson, AZ 85701
E-mail: Lee.Allison@azgs.az.gov
Phone: (520) 770-3500 Fax: (520) 770-3505
URL: http://www.azgs.az.gov/ 

Bekki White, Director and State Geologist
Arkansas Geological Survey
Vardelle Parham Geology Center
3815 West Roosevelt Road
Little Rock, AR 72204
E-mail: bekki.white@arkansas.gov 
Phone: (501) 296-1877 Fax: (501) 663-7360
URL: http://www.geology.ar.gov

John Parrish, State Geologist
California Geological Survey
801 K Street, MS 12-30
Sacramento, CA 95814-3531
E-mail: cgshq@consrv.ca.gov
Phone: (916) 445-1825 Fax: (916) 445-5718
URL: http://www.conservation.ca.gov/cgs/ 

Karen Berry, Interim State Geologist
Colorado Geological Survey
1313 Sherman Street, Room 715
Denver, CO 80203
E-mail: kaberry@mines.edu
Phone: (303) 866-2611 Fax: (303) 866-2461
URL: http://geosurvey.state.co.us/ 

Margaret A. Thomas, CPG, State Geologist
Connecticut Geological Survey
Office of Information Management
Dept. of Energy & Environmental Protection
79 Elm Street, Hartford, CT 06106
Phone: (860) 424-3583 Fax: (860) 424-4058
URL: http://www.ct.gov/deep 

David Wunsch, Director and State Geologist
Delaware Geological Survey
University of Delaware
Newark, DE 19716-7501
E-mail: dwunsch@udel.edu
Phone: (302) 831-2833 Fax: (302) 831-3579
URL: http://www.dgs.udel.edu/ 

Jon Arthur, Chief and State Geologist
Florida Geological Survey
903 West Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32304-7700
E-mail: jonathan.arthur@dep.state.fl.us
Phone: (850) 488-4191 Fax: (850) 488-8086
URL: http://www.dep.state.fl.us/geology/ 

Jim Kennedy
Georgia Geologic Survey Branch
2 Martin Luther King Jr.
East Tower, Suite 1062
Atlanta, GA 30334
E-mail: Jim_Kennedy@dnr.state.ga.us
Phone: (404) 656-3214 Fax: (404) 657-8535
URL: http://www.dnr.state.ga.us   

Dept. of Land and Natural Resources
Commission on Water Resource Management
P.O. Box 621, 1151 Punchbowl St.
Kalanimoku Bldg., Room 227
Honolulu, HI 96809
E-mail:  dlnr.cwrm@hawaii.gov
Phone: (808) 587-0214 Fax: (808) 587-0219
URL: http://www.state.hi.us/dlnr/cwrm 

Roy M. Breckenridge, Director and State Geologist
Idaho Geological Survey
University of Idaho Morrill Hall, Room 332
Moscow, ID 83844-3014
E-mail: roybreck@uidaho.edu
Phone: (208) 885-7991 Fax: (208) 885-5826
URL: http://www.idahogeology.org/

E. Donald McKay III, Director and State Geologist
Illinois State Geological Survey
121 Natural Resources Building
615 East Peabody Drive
Champaign, IL 61820-6964
E-mail: emckay@illinois.edu
Phone: (217) 333-4747 Fax: (217) 244-7004
URL: http://www.isgs.uiuc.edu/ 

John C. Steinmetz, Director and State Geologist
Indiana Geological Survey
Indiana University
611 North Walnut Grove
Bloomington, IN 47405-2208
E-mail: jsteinm@indiana.edu
Phone: (812) 855-5067 Fax: (812) 855-2862
URL: http://igs.indiana.edu/ 

Robert D. Libra, State Geologist
Iowa Geological Survey Bureau/IDNR
109 Trowbridge Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242-1319
E-mail: Robert.Libra@dnr.iowa.gov
Phone: (319) 335-1585 Fax: (319) 335-2754
URL: http://www.igsb.uiowa.edu/ 

Rex Buchanan, Interim Director
Kansas Geological Survey
1930 Constant Avenue, Campus West
The University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS 66047-3724
E-mail: rex@kgs.ku.edu
Phone: (785) 864-2106 Fax: (785) 864-5317
URL: http://www.kgs.ku.edu

James C. Cobb, State Geologist and Director
Kentucky Geological Survey
504 Rose Street
228 Mining and Mineral Resources Building
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40506-0107
E-mail: cobb@uky.edu
Phone: (859) 257-5500 Fax: (859) 257-1147
URL: http://www.uky.edu/KGS

Chacko J. John, Director and State Geologist
Louisiana Geological Survey
Louisiana State University
3079 Energy, Coast and Environment Building
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
E-mail: cjohn@lsu.edu
Phone: (225) 578-5320 Fax: (225) 578-3662
URL: http://www.lgs.lsu.edu/

Robert G. Marvinney, Director and State Geologist
Maine Geological Survey
93 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0022
E-mail: robert.g.marvinney@maine.gov
Phone: (207) 287-2801 Fax: (207) 287-2353
URL: http://www.maine.gov/doc/nrimc/mgs/ 

Jeffrey P.Halka, Director and State Geologist
Maryland Geological Survey
2300 St. Paul Street
Baltimore, MD 21218-5210
E-mail: jhalka@dnr.state.md.us
Phone: (410) 554-5500 Fax: (410) 554-5502
URL: http://www.mgs.md.gov/ 

Stephen B. Mabee, State Geologist
Department of Geosciences
269 Morrill Science Center
University of Massachusetts
611 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9297
E-mail: sbmabee@geo.umass.edu
Phone: (413) 545-4814 Fax: (413) 545-1200
URL: http://www.geo.umass.edu/stategeologist/ 

Harold R. Fitch, State Geologist
Office of Geological Survey
Dept. of Environmental Quality
Constitution Hall
525 W. Allegan St., Box 30256
Lansing, MI 48909-7756
E-mail: fitchh@michigan.gov
Phone: (517) 241-1548 Fax: (517) 241-1601
URL: http://www.michigan.gov/deq 

Harvey Thorleifson, Professor and Director
Minnesota Geological Survey
University of Minnesota
2642 University Avenue W., Room 104
St. Paul, MN 55114-1032
E-mail: thorleif@umn.edu
Phone: (612) 627-4780 Fax: (612) 627-4778
URL: http://www.mngs.umn.edu/ 

Michael Bograd, State Geologist
Mississippi Office of Geology
P.O. Box 2279
Jackson, MS 39225
E-mail: Michael_Bograd@deq.state.ms.us
Phone: (601) 961-5500 Fax: (601) 961-5521
URL: http://www.deq.state.ms.us/MDEQ.nsf/page/Geology_home?OpenDocument

Joe Gillman, State Geologist and Division Director
Division of Geology and Land Survey
111 Fairgrounds Road
P.O. Box 250
Rolla, MO 65402-0250
E-mail: joe.gillman@dnr.mo.gov
Phone: (573) 368-2101 Fax: (573) 368-2111
URL: http://www.dnr.mo.gov/geology/index.html 

John J. Metesh, Director and State Geologist
Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology
Montana Tech of the Univ. of Montana
1300 West Park Street
Butte, MT 59701-8997
E-mail: jmetesh@mtech.edu
Phone: (406) 496-4167 Fax: (406) 496-4451
URL: http://www.mbmg.mtech.edu/mbmg-default.asp 

Mark S. Kuzila, Director
Nebraska Conservation and Survey Division
School of Natural Resources
Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68583-0961
E-mail: mkuzila1@unl.edu
Phone: (402) 472-3471 Fax: (402) 472-2946
URL: http://csd.unl.edu/ 

James E. Faulds, Director and State Geologist
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
University of Nevada
Mail Stop 178
Reno, NV 89557-0178
E-mail: jfaulds@unr.edu
Phone: (775) 784-6691, ext. 126 Fax: (775) 784-1709
URL: http://www.nbmg.unr.edu/ 

Rick Chormann, State Geologist and Director
New Hampshire Geological Survey
P.O. Box 95, 29 Hazen Dr.
Concord, NH 03302-0095
E-mail: frederick.chormann@des.nh.gov
Phone: (603) 271-3503 Fax: (603) 271-8013
URL: http://des.nh.gov/organization/commissioner/gsu/ 

Karl Muessig, State Geologist
New Jersey Geological and Water Survey
Department of Environmental Protection
P.O. Box 420
Mail Code 29-01
Trenton, NJ 08625-0420
E-mail: karl.muessig@dep.state.nj.us
Phone: (609) 292-1185 Fax: (609) 633-1004
URL: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/njgs/

L. Greer Price, Director and State Geologist
New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources
New Mexico Tech
801 Leroy Place
Socorro, NM 87801-4796
E-mail: greer@nmbg.nmt.edu
Phone: (575) 835-5420 Fax: (575) 835-6333
URL: http://geoinfo.nmt.edu/ 

Dr. Andrew Kozlowski, Acting Associate State Geologist
New York State Geological Survey
New York State Museum
Office of the State Geologist
3000 Cultural Education Center
Albany, NY 12230
E-mail: akozlows@mail.nysed.gov
Phone: (518) 473-6262 Fax: (518) 486-2034
URL: http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/nysgs/index.html

James D. Simons, Director and State Geologist
North Carolina Geological Survey
Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources
Division of Land Resources
1612 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1612
E-mail: Jim.Simons@ncdenr.gov
Phone: (919) 733-3833 Fax: (919) 715-8801
URL: http://www.geology.enr.state.nc.us/ 

Edward C. Murphy, State Geologist
North Dakota Geological Survey
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505-0840
E-mail: emurphy@nd.gov
Phone: (701) 328-8000 Fax: (701) 328-8010
URL: https://www.dmr.nd.gov/ndgs/ 

Thomas J. Serenko, State Geologist and Division Chief
Ohio Division of Geological Survey
Dept. of Natural Resources
2045 Morse Rd., Bldg. C
Columbus, OH 43229-6693
E-mail: thomas.serenko@dnr.state.oh.us
Phone: (614) 265-6576 Fax: (614) 447-1918
URL: http://www.ohiodnr.com/geosurvey/   

Dr. G. Randy Keller
Oklahoma Geological Survery
University of Oklahoma
100 East Boyd St., Suite N-131
Norman, OK 73019
E-mail: grkeller@ou.edu
Phone:(405) 325-3031 Fax: (405) 325-7069

Dr. Vicki McConnell, Director and State Geologist
Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries
800 NE Oregon St., #28, Suite 965
Portland, OR 97232-2162
E-mail: vicki.mcconnell@dogami.state.or.us
Phone: (971) 971-1555 Fax: (971) 673-1562
URL: http://www.oregongeology.org 

George E. W. Love, Director and State Geologist
Pennsylvania Bureau of Topographic and Geologic Survey
Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources
3240 Schoolhouse Road
Middletown, PA 17057-3534
E-mail: gelove@state.pa.us
Phone: (717) 702-2017 Fax: (717) 702-2065
URL: http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/topogeo/index.aspx

Vacant, State Geologist
Administrador Auziliar
Departamento de Recursos
Naturales y Ambientales
P. O. Box 366147
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936
Phone: (787) 722-2526 Fax: (787) 999-2303
URL: http://www.drna.gobierno.pr/

Jon C. Boothroyd, State Geologist
Rhode Island Geological Survey
Dept. of Geosciences
9 East Alumni Ave., 314 Woodward Hall
The University of Rhode Island
Kingston, RI 02881
E-mail: jon_boothroyd@uri.edu
Phone: (401) 874-2191/2265 Fax: (401) 874-2190
URL: http://cels.uri.edu/geo/GEO_risurvey.aspx   

C.W. Clendenin, Jr., State Geologist and Chief
South Carolina Geological Survey
5 Geology Road
Columbia, SC 29210-4089
E-mail: clendeninb@dnr.sc.gov
Phone: (803) 896-7714 Fax: (803) 896-7695
URL: http://www.dnr.sc.gov/geology/ 

Derric L. Iles, State Geologist
South Dakota Geological Survey
Dept. of Environment and Natural Resources
Univ. of South Dakota, Akeley-Lawrence Science Center
414 E. Clark St.
Vermillion, SD 57069-2390
E-mail: diles@usd.edu
Phone: (605) 677-5227 Fax: (605) 677-5895
URL: http://www.sdgs.usd.edu/ 

Ronald P. Zurawski, State Geologist and Director
Tennessee Geological Survey
Department of Environment & Conservation
William R. Snodgrass, Tennessee Tower
312 Rosa L. Parks Ave., 12th Fl.
Nashville, TN 37243-0445
E-mail: Ronald.Zurawski@tn.gov
Phone: (615) 532-1502 Fax: (615) 532-1517
URL: http://www.tn.gov/environment/geology/ 

Scott Tinker, State Geologist and Director
Texas Bureau of Economic Geology
University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, TX 78713-8924
E-mail: scott.tinker@beg.utexas.edu
Phone: (512) 471-0209 Fax: (512) 471-0140
URL: http://www.beg.utexas.edu/ 

Rick Allis, Director and State Geologist
Utah Geological Survey
1594 W. North Temple, Suite 3110
P.O. Box 146100
Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6100
E-mail: rickallis@utah.gov
Phone: (801) 537-3300 Fax: (801) 537-3400
URL: http://geology.utah.gov/ 

Laurence R. Becker, State Geologist and Director
Vermont Geological Survey
Dept. of Environmental Conservation
1 National Life Dr., Davis 2
Montpelier, VT 05620-3902
E-mail: laurence.becker@state.vt.us
Phone: (802) 522-5210
URL: http://www.anr.state.vt.us/dec/geo/vgs.htm 

David Spears, State Geologist
Virginia Division of Geology and Mineral Resources
900 Natural Resources Drive, Ste 400
Charlottesville, VA 22903
E-mail: David.Spears@dmme.virginia.gov
Phone: (434) 951-6350 Fax: (434) 951-6366
URL: http://www.dmme.virginia.gov/ 

Dave Norman, Division Manager & State Geologist
Division of Geology and Earth Sciences
Department of Natural Resources
1111 Washington St., SE
P.O. Box 47007
Olympia, WA 98504-7007
E-mail: dave.norman@dnr.wa.gov
Phone: (360) 902-1450 Fax: (360) 902-1785
URL: http://www.dnr.wa.gov/ResearchScience/GeologyEarthSciences/

Michael Ed. Hohn, Director and State Geologist
West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey
1 Mont Chateau Road
Morgantown, WV 26508-8079
E-mail: hohn@geosrv.wvnet.edu
Phone: (304) 594-2331 Fax: (304) 594-2575
URL: http://www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/ 

James M. Robertson, Director and State Geologist
Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey
3817 Mineral Point Road
Madison, WI 53705-5100
E-mail: jmrober1@wisc.edu
Phone: (608) 262-1705 Fax: (608) 262-8086
URL: http://wisconsingeologicalsurvey.org/ 

Thomas A. Drean, Director and State Geologist
Wyoming State Geological Survey
P.O. Box 1347
Laramie, WY 82073
E-mail: tom.drean@wyo.gov
Phone: (307) 766-2286 Fax: (307) 766-2605
URL: http://www.wsgs.uwyo.edu/ 


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