[Geo-Guide Acronyms and Abbreviations]


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AAAS American Association for the Advancement of Science http://www.aaas.org/
AAD Australian Antarctic Division - Antarctica Online (AAD), Australian Commonwealth Government http://www.antdiv.gov.au/
AADC Australian Antarctic Data Centre http://www-aadc.antdiv.gov.au/
ADD International Arctic Environmental Data Directory http://www.grida.no/add/
AAFC Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada http://res.agr.ca/
AAG Association of American Geographers http://www.aag.org/
AAPG International Association of Petroleum Geologists http://www.geobyte.com/
AASG Association of American State Geologists, USA http://www.kgs.ukans.edu/AASG/AASG.html
AASP American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists http://opal.geology.utoronto.ca/AASP/
ACA American Crystallographic Association http://www.hwi.buffalo.edu/ACA/
ACRC Alaska Climate Research Center http://climate.gi.alaska.edu/
ACS American Chemical Society, Washington D.C. (USA) http://climate.gi.alaska.edu/
ADDS Africa Data Dissemination Service, USA http://edcintl.cr.usgs.gov/adds/
ADEOS Advanced Earth Observing Satellite, NASDA (Japan) http://www.eorc.nasda.go.jp/ADEOS/
ADGGS Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys http://wwwdggs.dnr.state.ak.us.
ADP Altimeter Data Processing, Geoforschungszentrum Potsdam (Germany) http://op.gfz-potsdam.de/altimetry/index.html
ADS Archaeology Data Service, University of York (United Kingdom) http://ads.ahds.ac.uk/
AdV Working Committee of the Surveying Authorities of the States of the Federal Republic of Germany - Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Vermessungsverwaltungen der Länder der BRD http://www.adv-online.de/english/index.htm
AEG Association of Exploration Geochemists http://www.aeg.org/
AEG Association of Engineering Geologists http://aegweb.org/
AEGIS Applied Environmental Geographic Information Science, USA http://www5.ced.berkeley.edu:8005/aegis//
AESE Association of Earth Science Editors, USA http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/AESE/index.html
AFM French Association of Micromineralogy http://www.cri.ensmp.fr/afm/afm-uk/afm-uk.html
AGCRC Australian Geodynamics Cooperative Research Centre http://www.agcrc.csiro.au/
AGG Applied Geophysics Group, Hamburg (Germany) http://www.app-geoph.dkrz.de/index.html
AGI American Geological Institute http://www.agiweb.org/
AGI Association for Geographic Information, London (United Kingdom) http://www.agi.org.uk/
AgNIC Agriculture Network Information Center, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USA) http://www.agnic.org/agdb/
AGS Alaska Geological Society (USA) http://www.seclabs.com/ags/
AGSO Australian Geological Survey Organisation http://www.agso.gov.au/
AGU American Geophysical Union http://earth.agu.org/
AIH American Institute of Hydrology http://www.aihydro.org/
AIP Association of Italian Pedologists, Florence (Italy) http://www.explorer.it/aip/
AIPG American Institute of Professional Geologists http://www.aipg.org/
AIT Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand http://www.ait.ac.th/
AKGIS Arbeitskreis Geographische Informationssysteme, Germany http://www.akgis.de/gis/Job/gisjobs.htm?
AMF Australian Mineral Foundation, Australia http://www.amf.com.au/amf/
ANCORP ANdean COntinental Research Program, Germany (GFZ) http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb3/dekorp/ancorp.htm
APEGGA Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta, Canada http://www.apegga.com/
ARCSS Arctic System Science Data Coordination Center (ARCSS, ADCC), University of Colorado at Boulder (USA) http://arcss.colorado.edu/
ARCUS Arctic Research Consortium ot the United States, Fairbanks - Alaska http://www.arcus.org/
ARF Antarctic Research Facility, Florida State University (USA) http://www.arf.fsu.edu/
ARL Association of Research Libraries, Washington (USA) http://www-map.lib.umn.edu/arl.html
ARM Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Program, U. S. Department of Energy (DOE) http://www.arm.gov/
ASC Association of Systematics Collections, Washington (USA) http://www.ascoll.org/
ASEG Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists http://www.met.unimelb.edu.au/~aseg/
ASPRS American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing http://www.asprs.org
ASF Alaska SAR Facility http://www.asf.alaska.edu/
ASSSI Australian Society of Soil Science http://asssi.rivercorp.com.au
ATKIS Authoritative Topographic Cartographic Information System, AdV (Germany) http://www.atkis.de/
AURA Association of Universities for Research in Astronom, New York (USA) http://www.aura-astronomy.org/
AVO Alaska Volcano Observatory http://www.avo.alaska.edu/
AWG Association for Women Geoscientists http://www.awg.org/
AWI Alfred-Wegener-Institut, Bremerhaven (Germany) http://www.awi-bremerhaven.de/
AWWA American Water Works Association, USA http://www.awwa.org/
AZGS Arizona Geological Survey, USA http://www.azgs.state.az.us/
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BAAMA Bay Area Automated Mapping Association http://www.baama.org/
BABEL Glossary of Computer Oriented Abbreviations and Acronyms http://www.yorku.ca/teachtec/faq/babel.htm
BADC British Atmospheric Data Centre http://www.badc.rl.ac.uk/
BADGER Bay Area Digital GeoResource, USA http://www.svi.org/projects/BADGER/BADGER.html
BAS British Antarctic Survey http://www.nerc-bas.ac.uk/
BASIC Bay Area Shared Information Consortium, USA http://www.basic.org/
BayGLA Bayerisches Geologisches Landesamt, Germany http://www2.bayern.de/GLA/
BCGS British Columbia Geological Survey, British Columbia (Canada) http://www.em.gov.bc.ca/mining/Geolsurv/
BCS British Cartographic Society http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~geo181/bcs.htmi
BDBP Baltic Drainage Basin Project, Stockholm University (Norway) http://www.grida.no/baltic/
BDG Berufsverband Deutscher Geologen, Geophysiker und Mineralogen e.V., Germany http://www.geopager.de/bdg/
BDG Berufsverband Deutscher Geologen, Geophysiker und Mineralogen, Germany http://www.geopager.de/bdg/
BEG Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin (USA) http://www.utexas.edu/research/beg/index.html
BESIS Bearing Sea Impact Study, University of Alaska Fairbanks (USA) http://www.besis.uaf.edu/
BFG Bundesanstalt für Gewässerkunde, Koblenz (Germany) http://www.geopager.de/bdg/
BGR Bundesanstalt für Geowissenschaften und Rohstoffe, Germany http://www.bgr.de/
BGRG British Geomorphological Research Group http://boris.qub.ac.uk/bgrg/
BGS British Geological Survey http://www.bgs.ac.uk/
BHS British Hydrological Society http://www.salford.ac.uk/civils/BHS/
BIOSIS Publisher of Biological Abstracts and Zoological Record http://www.york.biosis.org/
BITÖK Bayreuther Institut für Terrestrische Ökosystemforschung http://www.bitoek.uni-bayreuth.de/
BKG Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie, Germany http://www.ifag.de/
BLDS British Library for Development Studies, United Kingdom http://www.ids.ac.uk/blds/blds.html
BLS Bureau of Labor Statistics, USA http://stats.bls.gov/blshome.html
BMBF Bundesministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft, Forschung und Technologie, Germany http://www.bmbf.de/
BRGM Bureau of Geological and Mining Research, France http://www.brgm.fr/ANGLAIS/anglais.htm
BRIDGE Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center, Virginia (USA) http://www.vims.edu/bridge/
BSH Federal Maritime and Hydrographic Agency, Hamburg (Germany) http://www.bsh.de/1.htm
BSP Bayerische Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Historische Geologie (Germany) http://www.palaeo.de/PSM_Home.htm
BSRSI Basic Science and Remote Sensing Initiative, Department of Geography at Michigan State University (USA) http://www.bsrsi.msu.edu/overview/home.html
BSSS British Society of Soil Science http://www.bsss.bangor.ac.uk/
BTS Bureau of Transportation Statistics, U.S. Department of Transportation (Washington D.C.) http://www.bts.gov/
BZG - CGIS BOKU-Zentrum für Geoinformationswesen - Center for Geo-Information Sciences, Wien (Austria) http://bzgserver.boku.ac.at/bzge/bzgbokue.htm
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CAC Coal Association of Canada, Alberta (Canada) http://www.coal.ca/
CAFF Conservation of Artic Flora and Fauna, UNEP http://www.grida.no/caff/
C.A.G. Canadian Association of Geographers http://www.uwindsor.ca/cag/
CAIC Colorado Avalanche Information Center, Colorado Geological Survey (USA) http://www.caic.state.co.us/
CALTECH California Institute of Technology, USA http://www.caltech.edu/
CanSIS Canadian Soil Information System, Ottawa, Canada http://res.agr.ca/CANSIS/
CAP Cornell Andes Project, Cornell University (USA) http://www.geo.cornell.edu/geology/cap/CAP_WWW.html
CAP Canadian Association of Palynologists http://www.ualberta.ca/~abeaudoi/cap/cap.html
CBSSS Canadian Society of Soil Science http://www.aic.ca/members/csss.html
CCRS Canada Centre for Remote Sensing http://www.ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca/ccrs/homepg.pl?e
CDC Climate Diagnostics Center, NOAA http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/
CEAL Council on East Asian Libraries, USA http://darkwing.uoregon.edu/~felsing/ceal/welcome.html
CEAM Center for Exposure Assessment Modeling, USA http://www.epa.gov/CEAM/
CEITA Center for Environmental Information Technology & Application, University of Eastern Michigan (USA) http://ceita.acad.emich.edu/
CEM Center for Mapping, Ohio State University (USA) http://www.cfm.ohio-state.edu/
CEO Centre for Earth Observation, EU http://www.ceo.org/
CEOS Committee on Earth Observations Satellites http://ceos.esrin.esa.it:8000/infosys/
CEPS Center for Earth & Planetary Studies, National Air and Space Museum, Smithonian Institution (USA) http://www.nasm.edu/ceps/NASMpage.html
CEREGE European Center for Research and Education in Environmental Geosciences, France http://www.cerege.fr/acerege.html
CERN Centre Européenne pour la Recherche Nucléaire, Switzerland (European Center for Nuclear Research) http://www.cern.ch/
CETSEI Centre for the Experimental and Theoretical Study of the Earth's Interior, United Kingdom http://www1.gly.bris.ac.uk/cetsei/welcome2.html
CGC Canadian Geoscience Council http://www.science.uwaterloo.ca/earth/cgc/cgc.html
CGDS Center of Geophysical Data Studies and Telematics Applications, Moscow (Russia) http://www.ednes.org/CGDS/
CGIS - BZG Center for Geo-Information Sciences - BOKU-Zentrum für Geoinformationswesen, Wien (Austria) http://bzgserver.boku.ac.at/bzge/bzgbokue.htm
CGS Colorado Geological Survey (USA) http://www.dnr.state.co.us/geosurvey/
CGR Center for Groundwater Research, Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology (USA) http://cgr.ese.ogi.edu/
CGRC Canadian Geomorphology Research Group http://cgrg.geog.uvic.ca/
CGRER Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research, University of Iowa (USA) http://www.cgrer.uiowa.edu/
CGU Czech Geological Survey, Czech Republic http://www.cgu.cz/
CHGE Center for Health and the Global Environment, Harvard Medical School (USA) http://www.med.harvard.edu/chge/
CHS Canadian Hydrographic Service, Department of Fisheries and Oceans (Government of Canada) http://www.chshq.dfo.ca/
CIA Central Intelligence Agency, Arlington VA (USA) http://www.odci.gov/
CIESIN Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network, USA http://WWW.ciesin.org/
CIS Canadian Ice Service, Environment Canada (Government of Canada) http://www.cis.ec.gc.ca/
CIS Crystallinity Index Standard http://www.rzuser.uni-heidelberg.de/~jr7/vlgm/cis.html
CKE Central Kola Expedition, Russia http://dec01.ngu.no/Kola/cke.html
CMDL Climate Monitoring & Diagnostics Laboratory, NOAA (USA) http://www.cmdl.noaa.gov/
CMNH Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh (USA) http://www.clpgh.org/cmnh/
CMS Clay Minerals Society , USA http://cms.lanl.gov/
CNAL Cornell Nutrient Analysis Laboratories, USA http://www.cals.cornell.edu/dept/cnal/cnal.html
CNIE/NLE National Library of the Envirobnment, Committee for the National Institute for the Environment (USA) http://www.cnie.org/nle/
COGS Computer Oriented Geological Society, USA http://www.sni.net/~tbrez/cogs/
COOL Coastal Ocean Observation Lab, Rutgers University (USA) http://marine.rutgers.edu/mrs/
COPL Coal and Organic Petrology Laboratories, Pennsylvania State University (USA) http://www.ems.psu.edu:80/COPL/
CORDIS Community Research and Development Information Service, European Commission http://www.cordis.lu/
CPC Climate Prediction Center, NOAA http://nic.fb4.noaa.gov/
CPESC Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control, USA http://www.swcs.org/CPESC/cpesc.htm
CPRM Companhia de Pesquisa de Recursos Minerais, Geological Survey of Brazil http://www.cprm.gov.br/ingles/ipage00.html
CREST Center for Renewable Energy and Sustainable Technology, Oakland/CA (USA) http://solstice.crest.org/index.shtml
CREWES Consortium for Research in Elastic Wave Exploration Seismology, Canada http://www.crewes.ucalgary.ca/
CRREL Cold Regions Research and Engineering Laboratory, USA http://www.crrel.usace.army.mil/
CSA Canadian Space Agency, Government of Canada http://www.space.gc.ca/welcomee.html
CSC Center for Scientific Computing, Espoo (Finland) http://www.csc.fi/
CSEG Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists http://www.cseg.org/
CSEM (=EMSC) Centre Seismologique Euro-Mediterraneen, Bruyeres-le-Chatel (France) http://www-csem.bruyeres.cea.fr/
CSIRO Commenwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, Australia http://www.csiro.au/
CSU Charles Sturt University, Australia http://www.csu.edu.au/
CWP Center for Wave Phenomena, Colorado School of Mines (USA) http://timna.mines.edu/
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DAS Department of Atmospheric Sciences, USA http://uiatma.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gh)/dept/welcome.rxml
DBG Deutsche Bodenkundliche Gesellschaft, Germany http://members.aol.com/dbges/
DBI Deutsches Bibliotheksinstitut Berlin, Germany http://www.dbi-berlin.de/
DDGI German Umbrella Organization for Geoinformation, Bonn (Germany) http://www.ddgi.de/
DEKORP 2000 German National Seismic Reflection Program http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb3/dekorp/
DEOS Delft Institute for Earth-Oriented Space Research, The Netherlands http://dutlru8.lr.tudelft.nl/
DESY Deutsche Elektronen-Synchrotron, Germany http://www.desy.de/
DFA Desmond FitzGerald and Associates, Australia http://www.dfa.com.au/
DFD Deutsches Fernerkundungdsdatenzentrum - German Remote Sensing Data Center http://www.dfd.dlr.de/
DFD German Remote Sensing Data Center - Deutsches Fernerkundungdsdatenzentrum http://www.dfd.dlr.de/
DFG Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft, Germany http://www.dfg-bonn.de/
DFG Research Council/National Research Foundation Germany http://www.dfg-bonn.de/english/index.html
DFG Research Council/National Research Foundation Germany http://www.dfn.de/
DFN German Research Network, Germany http://www.geographie.de/
DGfG Deutsche Gesellschaft für Geographie, Germany http://www.geographie.de/
DGFI Deutsches Geodätisches Forschungsinstitut, Germany http://dgfi2.dgfi.badw-muenchen.de/~dgfi/
DGfK Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kartographie, Germany http://www.fh-muenchen.de/home/fb/fb08/dgfk/d_dgfk-home.html
DGG Deutsche Geologische Gesellschaft, Germany http://www.dgg.de/
DGG Deutsche Geophysikalische Gesellschaft, Germany http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb2/dgg/dgg.html
DGGS Alaska Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys http://wwwdggs.dnr.state.ak.us./
DGK Deutsche Geodätische Kommission, Germany http://dgfi2.dgfi.badw-muenchen.de/dgfi/DGK/dgk.html
DGPF German Association for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Germany http://www.dgpf.de/
DGS Delaware Geological Survey, USA http://www.udel.edu/dgs/dgs.html
DKRZ Deutsches Klimarechenzentrum, Germany http://www.dkrz.de/
DLC Danish Lithosphere Centre, University of Copenhagen http://www.dlc.ku.dk/
DLG Digital Line Graph Data Browser, University of Virginia Library (USA) http://www.lib.virginia.edu/gic/spatial/dlg.browse.html
DLR Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt - German Aerospace Center http://www.dlr.de/
DMG Deutsche Mineralogische Gesellschaft, Germany http://www.dmg.tu-freiberg.de/
DMI Danish Meteorological Institute, Copenhagen (Denmark) http://www.dmi.dk/eng/index.html
DOC U.S. Department of Commerce http://204.193.246.62/
DOE U.S. Department of Energy http://geothermal.id.doe.gov/
DPC Danish Polar Center, Copenhagen (Denmark) http://www.dpc.dk/
DPIE Department of Primary Industries and Energy (renamed to Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry - Australia) http://www.dpie.gov.au/
DSTN National Department of Technical Services, Roma (Italy) http://www.dstn.pcm.it/
DVW German Association of Surveying, Düsseldorf (Germany) http://www.dvw.de/indexengl.html
DWD Deutscher Wetterdienst, Offenbach (Germany) http://www.dwd.de/
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EAEG European Association of Exploration Geophysicists ?
EAGE European Association of Geoscientists & Engineers http://www.eage.nl/
ECNC European Centre for Nature Conservation, The Netherlands http://www.ecnc.nl/
ECORC Eastern Cereal and Oilseeds Research Centre, Canada http://res.agr.ca/ecorc/english.htm
EECR Earthquake Engineering Research Center http://www.eerc.berkeley.edu/library/index.html
EEGS Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society, USA http://www.esd.ornl.gov/societies/EEGS/
EES Earth and Environmental Sciences, Los Alamos National Labratory, USA http://ees-www.lanl.gov/
EGEA European Geography Association for Students and Young Geographers, Poland http://venus.ci.uw.edu.pl/knsg/egea.htm
EGRG Economic Geography Research Group, United Kingdom http://www.soton.ac.uk/~egrg/
EGS European Geophysical Society http://www.mpae.gwdg.de/EGS/EGS.html
EGSMA Egyptian Geological Survey & Mining Authority http://www.egsma.gov.eg/
EII Earth Island Institute, San Francisco (USA) http://www.earthisland.org/
EISY Earthquake Information System) -
ELDIS Electronic Development and Environment Information System, United Kingdom http://www.ids.ac.uk/eldis/eldis.html
EMSC (=CSEM) European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre, Bruyeres-le-Chatel (France) http://www-csem.bruyeres.cea.fr/
ENSO El Niño Southern Oscillation Cycle, CPC, NOAA http://nic.fb4.noaa.gov/products/analysis_monitoring/ensocycle/enso_cycle.html
ENTRI Environmental Treaties and Resource Indicators Service, USA http://sedac.ciesin.org/entri/
EOS Earth and Ocean Sciences, University of British Colombia (Canada) http://www.eos.ubc.ca/eoshome.html
EOS Earth Observing System, USA (NASA) http://gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov/eos/
EOSDIS Earth Observing Data and Information System, USA http://spsosun.gsfc.nasa.gov/New_EOSDIS.html
EPA Environmental Protection Agency, Washington (USA ) http://www.epa.gov/epahome/
EQMal European Quaternary Malacologists, The Netherlands http://www.nitg.tno.nl/eqmal/eqmal.html
ERCOMER European Research Centre on Migration and Ethnic Relations http://www.ercomer.org/
ERG Environmental Research Group, University of Southampton (United Kingdom) http://www.geodata.soton.ac.uk/erg/
ERI Earthquake Research Institute, University of Tokyo (Japan) http://www.eri.u-tokyo.ac.jp/
ERIN Environmental Resources Information Network, Australia http://kaos.erin.gov.au:80/erin.html
EROS Earth Resources Observation Systems, U.S. Geological Survey http://edcwww.cr.usgs.gov/eros-home.html
ERSA European Regional Science Association http://www.wu-wien.ac.at/ersa/
ESA European Space Agency, Paris (France) http://www.esa.int/
ESE-NET Earth and Environmental Scientists Internet Resources, University of Manchester (United Kingdom) http://www.man.ac.uk/Geology/pwood/esenet/resource/index.htm
ESF European Science Foundation http://www.esf.org/
ESIG Environmental and Societal Impacts Group, Boulder (USA) http://www.dir.ucar.edu/esig/
ESRI Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc., Redlands (USA) http://www.esri.com/
ESU Emporia State University, Emporia (USA) http://www.emporia.edu/
ETE Evolution of Terrestrial Ecosystems Consortium, Washington http://eteweb.lscf.ucsb.edu/
ETH Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich, Switzerland http://www.geophys.ethz.ch/
ETL Environmental Technology Laboratory, Boulder (USA) http://www.etl.noaa.gov/
EUG European Union of Geosciences http://eost.u-strasbg.fr/EUG/
EUREKA Earth Sciences & Computer Sciences Server, University of Bergen( Norway) http://hjs.geol.uib.no/
EUROGI European Umbrella Organisation for Geographical Information http://www.frw.ruu.nl/eurogi/eurogi.html
EUROLAT European Network on Lateritic Weathering and Global Environment, Technical University of Berlin (Germany) http://mindepos.bg.tu-berlin.de/eurolat
EUROPROBE Lithosphere Dynamics Program http://www.geofys.uu.se/eprobe/
EUROSCIENCE European Association for the Promotion of Science and Technology http://www.euroscience.org/
EUROSTAT Statistical Office of the European Communities http://europa.eu.int/en/comm/eurostat/index.htm
EWG Environmental Working Group NIC - Arctic Climatology Atlas, NOAA http://www.nnic.noaa.gov/atlas/html/welcome.htm
EWSE Information Exchange for Earth Observation, EU http://ewse.ceo.org/
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FAESS Florida Association of Environmental Soil Scientists, USA http://muck.soils.ufl.edu/faess/faess.html
FEWS Famine Early Warning System, Arlington (USA ) http://ltpwww.gsfc.nasa.gov/geowarn/dbtoc/project0071.html
FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee, USA http://www.fgdc.gov/
FGS Florida Geological Survey http://www.dep.state.fl.us/geo/
FIG International Federation of Surveyors, Frederiksberg (Denmark) http://www.ddl.org/figtree/
FSG Florida Geological Survey, USA http://www.dep.state.fl.us/geo/
FZJ Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany http://www.kfa-juelich.de/index-e.html
FUNET Finnish University and Research Network, Finland http://www.csc.fi/suomi/funet/index.html
FZK Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Germany http://www.fzk.de/
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GAC Geological Association of Canada http://www.esd.mun.ca/~gac/
GAC Geological Association of Canada http://www.esd.mun.ca/~gac/
GAGE International Work Group on Geospatial Analysis of Glaciated Environments (USA) http://www.emporia.edu/earthsci/gage/gage.htm
GBA Geological Survey of Austria http://www.geolba.ac.at/
GBF Gesellschaft für Biotechnologische Forschung mbH, Germany http://www.gbf-braunschweig.de/index-uk.html
GBH Great Britain Historical Database http://www.geog.qmw.ac.uk/gbhgis/database/db_index.html
GCMD Global Change Master Directory, NASA http://gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov/
GCOS Global Climate Observing System, Switzerland http://www.wmo.ch/web/gcos/gcoshome.html
GEIXS EuroGeoSurveys Geological Data Resource, Europe http://www.eurogeosurveys.org/
GENIE Global Environmental Network for Information Exchange in the UK http://www-genie.lut.ac.uk/
GENIP Geographic Education National Implementation Project, USA http://www.ncge.org/genip/index.html
GeoBase Geobase: Elsevier Geo Abstracts Database http://www.lib.flinders.edu.au/resources/databases/local/geobase.html
GEOBYTE American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) http://www.geobyte.com/
GeoClio Webserver for the History of Geology and the Geosciences, USHIGEO (USA) http://geoclio.st.usm.edu/index.html
GEODAS Geophysical Data System, NGDC (USA) http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/geodas/geodas.html
GeodIS Geodetic Information Service, Germany, DGFI (Germany) http://dgfi2.dgfi.badw-muenchen.de/~geodis/
GeodIS Geodetic Information Service, DGFI (Germany) http://dgfi2.dgfi.badw-muenchen.de/~geodis/
GEOID Geoscience Interactive Database, University of Cornell (USA) http://atlas.geo.cornell.edu/geoid/geoid.html
GeoLibri International Second-Hand Booksellers in Geology and Paleontology, Uppsala (Sweden) http://www.geolibri.com/
GEOMAR Research Center for Marine Geosciences University of Kiel, Germany http://www.geomar.de/
GEOPHOKA GEOdesy, PHOotogrammetry and Cartography (literature database), BKG (Germany) http://www.leipzig.ifag.de/cgi-bin/geophoka.cgi?lang=en
GeoRef Geological References (geoscience literature database) http://www.agiweb.org/agi/georef.html
GeoSim Geography Education Software, Virginia Tech (USA) http://geosim.cs.vt.edu/
GeoZS Institute for Geology, Geotechnics and Geophysics, Ljubljana (Slovenia) http://www.i-ggg.si/
GERESS German Experimental Seismic System http://www-seismo.hannover.bgr.de/geress.html
GERM Geochemical Reference Model, University of California (USA) http://www-ep.es.llnl.gov/germ/
GEUS Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland http://www.geus.dk/
GfÖ Gesellschaft für Ökologie, TU Berlin (Germany) http://www.uni-giessen.de/gfoe/
GFZ GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam, Germany http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/welcome_en.html
GGA Geowissenschaftliche Gemeinschaftsaufgaben NLfB - BGR, Germany http://www.bgr.de/n114/n114page.html#ET
GGA Geowissenschaftliche Gemeinschaftsaufgaben, Hannover (Germany) http://www.bgr.de/gga/home.htm
GGG Journal of Glacial Geology & Geomorphology http://boris.qub.ac.uk/ggg/
GGRI Geodetic and Geophysical Research Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences http://www.ggki.hu/
GGT Global Geoscience Transect (Central Andean Transect), Gravity Research Group Berlin (Germany) http://userpage.fu-berlin.de/~wwwgravi/gravi_ag/trans_6/trans_m.html
GHCC Global Hydrology and Climate Center, NASA (USA) http://wwwghcc.msfc.nasa.gov/
G.I.I. Geophysical Institute of Israel http://www.iprg.energy.gov.il:8080/
GIS Geoscience Information Society, USA http://www.geoinfo.org/
GISIG Geographical Information Systems International Group, Genova (Italy) http://gisig.ima.ge.cnr.it/
GKSS GKSS Forschungszentrum Geesthacht, Germany http://www.gkss.de/
GLERL Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, NOAA (USA) http://www.glerl.noaa.gov/
GLFIC Great Lakes Forest Information Center, Michigan State University (USA) http://www.bsrsi.msu.edu/glfic/index.html
GLFS Great Lakes Forecasting System, Ohio State University (USA ) http://superior.eng.ohio-state.edu/
GLOBE Global Learning and Observations to Benefit the Environment, Boulder (USA ) http://www.globe.gov/
GNS Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences, Lower Hutt (New Zealand) http://www.gns.cri.nz/
GOES Geostationary Orbiting Environmental Satellites, NASA (USA): Project Science http://rsd.gsfc.nasa.gov/goes/
GONIAT Paleozoic Ammonoid Database System, University of Tübingen (Germany) http://www.uni-tuebingen.de/uni/e16/staff/gpi/goniaten.html
GPS Global Positioning System -
GR Geologische Rundschau (Journal) http://link.springer.de/link/service/journals/00531/index.htm
GrADS Grid Analysis and Display System, Calverton (USA) http://grads.iges.org/grads/head.html
GRASS Geographic Resources Analysis Support System, University of Hannover (Germany) http://www.geog.uni-hannover.de/grass/
GRC Geothermal Resources Council, Davis CA (USA) http://www.geothermal.org/databases.html
GRI Gas Research Institute, Chicago (USA) http://www.gri.org/
GS Geochemical Society, USA http://www.geochemsoc.org/
GSB Iowa Geological Survey Bureau, USA http://www.igsb.uiowa.edu/
GSA Geological Society of America http://www.geosociety.org/
GSA Geological Survey of Alabama, USA http://www.gsa.tuscaloosa.al.us/
GSC Geological Survey of Canada http://agcwww.bio.ns.ca/
GSDI Global Spatial Data Infrastructure, Belconnen (Australia) http://www.eurogi.org/gsdi/
GSF Forschungszentrum für Umwelt und Gesundheit, Germany http://www.gsf.de/
GSF National Research Center for Environment and Health, Germany http://www.gsf.de/gsf/englisch/index.html
GSI Geological Survey of Ireland http://www.irlgov.ie/tec/gsi/index.htm
GSI Geological Survey of India http://www.gsi.gov.in/
GSJ Geological Survey of Japan http://www.aist.go.jp/GSJ/HomePage.html
GSN Geological Survey of Namibia http://www.gsn.gov.na/
GSS Geophysical Survey of Slovenia http://www.sigov.si/ugf/ang/gf.html
GSSR Geological Survey of Slovak Republic http://www.gssr.sk/
GTK Geological Survey of Finland http://www.gsf.fi/
GTZ Deutsche Gesellschaft für Technische Zusammenarbeit, Germany http://www.gtz.de/
GUG Gesellschaft für UmweltGeowissenschaften, Germany http://www.gug.org/
GV Geologische Vereinigung, Germany http://www.g-v.de/
GVP Global Volcanism Program, Washington (USA) http://www.nmnh.si.edu/gvp/index.htm
GWRP Groundwater Remediation Project, National Water Research Institute, Ontario (Canada) http://gwrp.cciw.ca/
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HBZ Hochschulbibliothekszentrum des Landes Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany http://www.hbz-nrw.de/englisch/Welcome.html
HCV Hawaii Center for Volcanology, University of Hawaii at Maoa (USA) http://www.soest.hawaii.edu/GG/hcv.html
HGF Hermann von Helmholtz-Gemeinschaft Deutscher Forschungszentren (Germany) http://www.helmholtz.de/
HGS Houston Geological Society, USA http://www.hgs.org/
HGSG Historical Geography Specialty Group, USA http://www.maxwell.syr.edu/geo/HISTGEO/HISTGEO.HTM
HLfB Hessisches Landesamt für Bodenforschung, Wiesbaden (Germany) http://www.herasum.de/behoerden/hlfb/neu/
HST Hubble Space Telescope http://www.stsci.edu/
HVO Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, USGS (USA) http://hvo.wr.usgs.gov/
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IAC International Antarctic Centre, New Zealand http://www.iceberg.co.nz
I.A.G. International Association of Geomorphologists http://www.homepage.montana.edu/~ueswl/geomorphlist/
IAG Institute of Australian Geographers http://www.ssn.flinders.edu.au/geog/iag/
IAGC International Association of Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry http://www.cevl.msu.edu/~long/IAGC/
IAGC International Association of Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry http://www.ent.msu.edu/~long/IAGC/
IAGOD International Assiociation on the Genesis of Ore Deposits http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg3/docs/iagod.html
IAH International Association of Hydrogeologists http://www.ngu.no/iah/
IAMG International Association for Mathemathical Geology http://www.iamg.org/
IANR Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA) http://www.ianr.unl.edu/cgi/home.pl
IAS International Association of Sedimentologists http://www.blacksci.co.uk/uk/society/ias/default.htm
IASTG International Association of Structural/Tectonic Geologists http://www.man.ac.uk/Geology/IASTG/
IAU International Astronomical Union http://www.iau.org/
IAVCEI International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth`s Interior http://www-geo.lanl.gov/HEIKEN/one/iavcei_home_page.htm
IBRU International Boundaries Research Unit, United Kingdom http://www.dur.ac.uk/~dgg0www1/
IBW Institut für Bodenkunde und Waldernährung, University of Göttingen (Germany) http://www.gwdg.de/~mlindhe/ibw-home.html
ICA International Cartographic Association http://www.abdn.ac.uk/~geo350/index.html
ICAIR International Centre for Antartic Information and Research, University of Canterbury (New Zealand) http://www.icair.iac.org.nz/icair/
ICAM International Congress on Applied Mineralogy (July 2000), Göttingen & Hannover (Germany) http://www.bgr.de/icam2000/
ICDP International Continental Scientific Drilling Program http://icdp.gfz-potsdam.de/
ICPSR Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, USA http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/
ICS International Commission on Stratigraphy http://www.uni-wuerzburg.de/palaeontologie/Stuff/casu1.htm
ICSU International Council for Science http://www.icsu.org//
IDRC International Development Research Centre, Canada http://www.idrc.ca/
IDRISI Raster Geographic Information System and Image Processing Software at Clark Labs (USA) http://www.clarklabs.org/03prod/Idrisi.htm
IDS Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex (United Kingdom ) http://www.ids.ac.uk/ids/ids.html
IFB Institut für Bodenkunde, University of Hamburg (Germany) http://www.geowiss.uni-hamburg.de/geo/i-boden/index.htm
IfGI Institut für GeoInformatik, University of Münster (Germany) http://kermit.uni-muenster.de
IFREMER Institut Français de Recherche pour l'Exploitation de la Mer http://www.ifremer.fr/francais/
IGA International Geothermal Association, Cornwall (United Kingdom) http://www.demon.co.uk/geosci/igahome.html
IGAC International Global Atmospheric Chemistry http://web.mit.edu/afs/athena.mit.edu/org/i/igac/www/index.html
IGBA Igneous Data Base, Koka Women's Junior College (Japan) http://www.koka.ac.jp:8080/ss2/yamamoto/igba/igba.htm
IGBP International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme, Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences (Sweden) http://www.igbp.kva.se/
IGDL Institut für Geologie und Dynamik der Lithosphäre, University of Göttingen (Germany) http://www.gwdg.de/~ugdl/
IGES Institute for Global Environment and Society, Calverton (USA) http://grads.iges.org/
IGM Geological and Mining Institute of Portugal http://www.igm.pt/English/Default.htm
IGME Institute of Geology & Mineral Exploration, Athens (Greece) http://www.igme.gr/
IGPP Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics, University of California (USA) http://igpp.ucsd.edu/
IGPS Institute of Geology and Palaeontology Stuttgart, Germany http://www.geologie.uni-stuttgart.de
IGS Indiana Geological Survey, USA http://adamite.igs.indiana.edu/
IGS International Glaciological Society http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/igs/home.htm
IGS International GPS Service, NASA http://igscb.jpl.nasa.gov/
IGU International Geographical Union http://hkusuc.hku.hk/cupem/igugisc/
IHW Institute of Hydromechanics and Water Resources Management, ETH Zurich (Switzerland) http://www.baum.ethz.ch/ihw/institute.html
IISD International Institute for Sustainable Development http://iisd1.iisd.ca/
IJS Institut Jozef Stefan, Ljubljana (Slovenia) http://www.ijs.si/
ILO International Labour Organisation http://www.ilo.org/
ILP International Lithosphere Program (GFZ, Germany) http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/ilp/
ILWIS ILWIS 2.1 Software: Quality in GIS and Remote Sensing http://www.itc.nl/personal/ilwisdev/index.html
IMA International Mineralogical Association http://www.dst.unipi.it//ima/
IMCS Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers - State University of New Jersey (USA) http://marine.rutgers.edu/
IMF International Monetary Fund, Washington D.C. (USA) http://www.imf.org/
IMGP Institut and Museum of Geology and Palaeontology, University of Göttingen (Germany) http://www.imgp.gwdg.de/
IMMS International Marine Minerals Society http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/imms/imms.html
IMPG Institut für Mineralogie, Petrologie und Geochemie, University of Freiburg (Germany) http://www.uni-freiburg.de/minpet/
INHS Illinois Natural History Survey, USA http://www.inhs.uiuc.edu/
INQUA International Union for Quaternary Research http://inqua.nlh.no/
INS Inertial Navigation Systems -
INSTAAR Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado at Boulder (USA) http://instaar.colorado.edu/
INSTOC Institute for the Study of the Continents, Cornell University (USA) http://atlas.geo.cornell.edu/
InterRidge An Initiative for International Cooperation in Ridge-Crest Studies, Universitá Pierre et Marie (France) http://www.lgs.jussieu.fr/~intridge/
INTREPID Geophysical Processing and Interpretation Software, Desmond FitzGerald and Associates (Australia) http://www.dfa.com.au/dfa.html
IOP International Organisation of Palaeobotany http://ibs.uel.ac.uk/ibs/palaeo/
IPHG Institut für Paläontologie und Historische Geologie, University of Munich (Germany) http://www.palaeo.de/Inst_Home.htm
IRC IDRISI Resource Center, University of Salzburg (Austria) http://www.sbg.ac.at/geo/idrisi/
IRES International Earth Rotation Service, Observatoire de Paris (France) http://hpiers.obspm.fr/
IRIS Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology Data Management Center, USA http://www.iris.washington.edu/
ISCS International Subcommission on Cambrian Stratigraphy http://www.uni-wuerzburg.de/palaeontologie/Stuff/casu1.htm#home
ISGS Illinois State Geological Survey, USA http://www.isgs.uiuc.edu/
ISM Illinois State Museum, USA http://www.museum.state.il.us/index.html
ISSS International Society of Soil Science http://www.cirad.fr/isss/aisse.html
ITC International Institute for Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, The Netherlands http://www.itc.nl
IUCr International Union of Crystallography http://www.iucr.ac.uk/welcome.html
IUGG International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics http://www.obs-mip.fr/uggi/
IUGS International Union of Geological Sciences http://www.iugs.org/
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JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA/CALTECH (USA) http://www.jpl.nasa.gov/
JOIDES Joint Oceanographic Institutions for Deep Earth Sampling, GEOMAR Research Center (Germany) http://www.joides.geomar.de./
JRC Joint Research Centre, EU http://www.jrc.org/jrc/index.asp
JSC JJohnson Space Center, NASA http://www-curator.jsc.nasa.gov/
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KAJIBUM Geological Survey of Malaysia http://www.gsm.gov.my/Eng/main.htm
KGS Kansas Geological Survey, University of Kansas (USA) http://crude2.kgs.ukans.edu/
KNMI Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute, The Netherlands http://www.knmi.nl/
KTB Kontinentales Tiefbohrprogramm der BRD - German Continental Deep Drilling Program http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb5/ktb/e_ktb.htm
KVK Karlsruhe Virtual Catalog, University Library Karlsruhe (Germany) http://www.ubka.uni-karlsruhe.de/hylib/virtueller_katalog.html
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LCC Library of Congress Classification http://lcweb.loc.gov/cds/classif.html
LDEO Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, USA http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/
LGRB Landesamt für Geologie, Rohstoffe und Bergbau, Baden-Württemberg, Freiburg (Germany) http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/
LGT Geological Survey of Lithuania http://www.lgt.lt/lgt_uk.htm
LMU Ludwig-Maximilian-Universität München, Germany http://www.kri.physik.uni-muenchen.de
LOC Library of Congress, Washington (USA) http://lcweb.loc.gov/homepage/
LPI Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston/Texas (USA) http://cass.jsc.nasa.gov/
LSPF LITHOPROBE Seismic Processing Facility, University of Calgary (Canada) http://www.litho.ucalgary.ca/
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MABNURC Mid-Atlantic Bight National Undersea Research Center, IMCS (USA) http://marine.rutgers.edu/nurp/mabnurc.html
MAC Mineralogical Association of Canada http://www.umanitoba.ca/geoscience/mac/
MAGIC Map and Geographic Information Center , University of Connecticut Libraries (USA) http://magic.lib.uconn.edu/
MAST Marine Science and Technology Programme, European Commission http://europa.eu.int/comm/research/marine1.html
MATE Multidisciplinary Active Tectonics Experiment - MATE Project, Cornell University (USA) http://neuquen.geo.cornell.edu/Mate/Mate.html
MECCA Model Evaluation Consortium for Climate Assessment, USA http://www.epri.com/ME2CA/pics/Atlas/index.html
MEDATLAS Mediterranian Hydrographic Atlas, France http://www.ifremer.fr/sismer/program/medatlas/gb/gb_medat.htm
MERL Metals for Environment Remediation and Learning (CD-ROM Project), CGR/OGI (USA) http://cgr.ese.ogi.edu/MERL/
MERMAID Marine Environmental Remote-controlled Measuring and Integrated Detection http://w3g.gkss.de/mermaid/
MEVO Mount Erebus Volcano Observatory, New Mexico Tech Earth & Environmental Science Department (USA) http://www.ees.nmt.edu/Geop/erebus.html
MGG Marine Geology and Geophysics, The Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science - University of Miami http://mgg.rsmas.miami.edu/index.html
MGS Maine Geological Survey, USA http://www.state.me.us/doc/nrimc/mgs/mgs.htm
MGS Maryland Geological Survey, USA http://mgs.dnr.md.gov/
MIAC Meteorite and Impacts Advisory Committee, Canadian Space Agency http://dsaing.uqac.uquebec.ca/~mhiggins/MIAC/MIAC.html
MIMAS Manchester Information Datasets and Associated Services, University of Manchester (United Kingdom) http://www.mimas.ac.uk/
MODB Mediterranian Oceanic Data Base, E.U. MAST programme http://modb.oce.ulg.ac.be/
MSA Mineralogical Society of America http://www.minsocam.org/
MSIA Mapping Science Institute, Queensland (Australia) http://www.mappingsciences.org.au/
MSU Michigan State University (USA) http://www.msu.edu/home/
MTU Michigan Technological University (USA) http://www.mtu.edu/
MUT Umweltforum Europa, Regensburg (Germany) http://www.mut-online.de/
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NABS North American Benthological Society http://www.benthos.org/
NAMDAT under construction http://www.gsn.gov.na/
NAP National Academy Press http://www.nap.edu/
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration http://www.nasa.gov/
NASB National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Republic of Belarus http://www.ac.by/
NASDA National Space Development Agency, Japan http://www.eorc.nasda.go.jp/
NASIS National Soil Information System, USA http://www.itc.nrcs.usda.gov/nasis/
NASM National Air and Space Museum, Smithonian Institution Washington (USA) http://www.nasm.si.edu/
NBER National Bureau of Economic Research, Cambridge (USA) http://www.nber.org/
NCBI National Center for Biotechnology Information, Bethesda (USA) http://www3.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
NCDC National Climatic Data Center, USA http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/
NCEP National Center for Environmental Prediction, NOAA (USA) http://www.ncep.noaa.gov/
NCGI National Clearinghouse for GeoInformation, Eindhoven (The Netherlands) http://www.geoplaza.nl/
NCGIA National Center for Geographic Information and Analysis, University of Maine (USA) http://ncgia.spatial.maine.edu./
NCGS North Carolina Geological Survey, USA http://www.geology.enr.state.nc.us/
NCSS National Society of Consulting Soil Scientists http://www.nscss.org/
NDBC National Data Buoy Center, NOAA (USA)http://seaboard.ndbc.noaa.gov/
NEIC National Earthquake Information Center, Colorado (USA) http://wwwneic.cr.usgs.gov/
NERC Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom http://www.nerc.ac.uk/
NESDIS National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service, NOAA (USA) http://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/
NGDC National Geophysical Data Center, Boulder (USA) http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov
NGU Geological Survey of Norway http://www.ngu.no/
NHBS Natural History Book Service, Devon (United Kingdom) http://www.nhbs.co.uk/index.html
NIMA National Imagery and Mapping Agency, St. Louis (USA) http://164.214.2.59/nimahome.html
NISEE National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering, University of California at Berkeley (USA) http://www.eerc.berkeley.edu/
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder (USA) http://www.nist.gov/
NITG-TNO Netherlands Institute of Applied Geoscience - National Geological Survey, Delft (The Netherlands) http://www.nitg.tno.nl/
NLC National Library of Canada http://www.nlc-bnc.ca/ehome.htm
NLfB Niedersächsisches Landesamt für Bodenforschung, Germany http://www.bgr.de/allgemei/infonlfb.htm
NMBE Natural History Museum Berne (Switzerland) http://www-nmbe.unibe.ch
NMNH National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution, Washington D.C. (USA) http://www.mnh.si.edu/
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration http://www.noaa.gov/
NODC National Oceanographic Data Center, USA http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/
NORDVOLC Nordic Volcanological Institute, Iceland http://www.mnh.si.edu/
NPS National Park Service, USA http://www.nature.nps.gov/
NRC Natural Resources Canada http://www.NRCan.gc.ca:80/homepage/toc_e.shtml
NRCS Natural Resources Conservation Service, Washington (USA) http://www.nrcs.usda.gov/
NSDB National Soil DataBase, CanSIS (Canada) http://res.agr.ca/CANSIS/NSDB/_overview.html
NSDI National Spatial Data Infrastructure, FGDC/USGS (USA) http://www.fgdc.gov/nsdi/nsdi.html
NSERL National Soil Erosion Research Laboratory, Purdue University (USA) http://soils.ecn.purdue.edu/~wepp/lab.html
NSF National Science Foundation, Virginia (USA) http://www.nsf.gov/home/nsforg/start.htm
NSGCP National Sea Grant College Program, St. Mary's College of Maryland (USA) http://www.cbl.umces.edu/~mattia/SMProject/NSGCP/project.htm
NSIDC National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado (USA) http://nsidc.org/index.html
NSSL National Severe Storms Laboratory, NOAA (USA) http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/
NWS National Weather Service, Florida (NOAA, USA) http://www.nws.fsu.edu/
NYSM New York State Museum, USA http://www.nysm.nysed.gov/
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OCEANIC Ocean Information Center, University of Delaware (USA) http://oceanic.cms.udel.edu/
OCLC Online Computer Library Center Inc., Dublin, OH (USA) http://www.oclc.org/
ODP Ocean Drilling Program, Texas A&M University (USA) http://www-odp.tamu.edu/
ODSN Ocean Drilling Stratigraphic Network, GEOMAR (Germany) http://www.odsn.de/odsn/
OETYP Catalogue of Palaeontological Types in Austrian Collections, Austrian Academy of Science (Austria) http://www.oeaw.ac.at/~oetyp/
OGI Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology, Portland (USA) http://cgr.ese.ogi.edu/
OGS Ohio Geological Survey http://www.dnr.state.oh.us/odnr/geo_survey/
OMA Observatory - Mateorology - Astronomy Server Belgium http://www.oma.be/
ORFEUS Observatories and Research Facilities for EUropean Seismology, The Netherlands http://orfeus.knmi.nl/
ORI Ocean Research Institute, University of Tokyo (Japan) http://www.ori.u-tokyo.ac.jp/
ORNL Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge (USA) http://www.ornl.gov/
OSD Official Soil Series Descriptions USA, USDA-NRCS (USA) http://www.statlab.iastate.edu:80/soils/osd/
OSEDA Office of Social and Economic Data Analysis, University of Missouri System (USA) http://www.oseda.missouri.edu/osedasurvey1.html
OSNI Ordnance Survey of Northern Ireland http://www.osni.gov.uk/
OSPIC Oil Spill Public Information Center, Alaska http://www.alaska.net/~ospic/
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PAGES Past Global Changes, International Geosphere-Biosphere Program http://www.pages.unibe.ch/
PaGS Pennsylvania Topographic & Geologic Survey http://www.dcnr.state.pa.us/topogeo/indexbig.htm
PALE Paleoclimates from Arctic Lakes and Estuaries, NGDC/DOC/NOAA/NESDIS (USA) http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/pale/index.html
PALEOSIS PALEOSIS Project, ROB, Brussels (Belgium) http://www.astro.oma.be/PALEOSIS/index.htm
PASA Publications of the Astronomical Society of Australia http://www.atnf.csiro.au/pasa/
PASDA Pennsylvania Spatial Data Access, Pennsylvania State University (USA) http://www.pasda.psu.edu/
PCL Perry-Castañeda Library, University of Texas at Austin (USA) http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/pcl.html
PEPP Princeton Earth Physics Project, Princeton University (USA) http://lasker.princeton.edu/pepp.shtml
PESA Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia http://www.pesa.com.au/
PIK Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany http://www.pik-potsdam.de/
PMEL Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, NOAA (USA) http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/pmelhome.html
PMM Paleontological Museum, Munich (Germany) http://www.palaeo.de/PMM_Home.htm
PNSN Pacific Northwest Earthquake Information, University of Washington Geophysics Program (USA) http://www.geophys.washington.edu/SEIS/PNSN/
POGG Petroleum Organic Geochemistry Group, WHOI (USA) http://dynatog.whoi.edu/
PRA Pattern Recognition Associates, Texas (USA) http://www.main.com/~pra/
PRAXIS Resources For Social and Economic Development, University of Pennsylvania (USA) http://caster.ssw.upenn.edu/~restes/praxis.html
PRI Paleontological Research Institution, New York (USA)http://www.englib.cornell.edu/pri/
PSC Polar Science Center, University of Washington (USA)http://psc.apl.washington.edu/
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QRA Quaternary Research Association, United Kingdom http://www.tcd.ie/QRA/
QUAKES Queensland University Advanced Centre for Earthquake Studie , Australia http://shake2.earthsciences.uq.edu.au/~quakes/home_page.html
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RAS Russian Academy of Sciences http://www.ras.ru/
rcade Resource Center for Access to Data on Europe, United Kingdom http://www-rcade.dur.ac.uk/
REC Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe, Szentendre (Hungary) http://www.uic.edu/orgs/paleo/homepage.html
RELARN Russian ELectronic Academic & Research Network, Russia http://www.relarn.ru:8081/
RGS Royal Geographical Society, London (United Kingdom) http://www.ecn.co.uk/rgs/e_ed_rgs_AboutRGS.htm
RIDGE Ridge Inter- Disciplinary Global Experiments, Oregon State University (USA) http://ridge.oce.orst.edu/
RIPE Réseaux IP Européens, Europe http://www.ripe.net/index.html
RKI Reef Keeper International, Miami (USA) http://www.ReefKeeper.org/
ROB Royal Observatory of Belgium http://www.oma.be/KSB-ORB/
RSGS Royal Scottish Geographical Society, Glasgow (United Kingdom) http://www.geo.ed.ac.uk/home/Scotland/rsgs/
RWTH Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen, Germany http://www.rwth-aachen.de
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SAA Satellite Active Archive (NOAA) http://www.saa.noaa.gov/
SABE Seamless Administrative Boundaries of Europe (MEGRIN) http://www.megrin.org/sabe/sabe.html
SAEFL Swiss Agency for the Environment, Forests and Landscape, Bern (Switzerland) http://www.admin.ch/buwal/index.htm
SAGEEP Symposium on the Application of Geophysics to Engineering and Environmental Problems (March 1999), Oakland Marriot Center, Oakland (USA) http://www.megrin.org/sabe/sabe.html
SAR Synthetic Aperture Radar, Alaska http://www.asf.alaska.edu/
SAS Society for Applied Spectroscopy http://www.s-a-s.org/
SAS Society for Applied Spectroscopy http://www.s-a-s.org/
SBB-PK Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz, Berlin (Germany) http://www.sbb.spk-berlin.de/
SCAR Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research, ICSU http://www.scar.org/
SCEC Southern California Earthquake Center, USA http://www.scecdc.scec.org/
SCGS South Carolina Geological Survey http://water.dnr.state.sc.us/geology/geohome.htm
SDAC Seismic Data Analysis Center, BGR (Germany) http://www-seismo.hannover.bgr.de/welcome_e.html
SDGS South Dakota Geological Survey, USA http://www.sdgs.usd.edu/
SDS Subcommission on Devonian Stratigraphy, IUGS http://www.uta.edu/geology/SDS/
SDSC San Diego Supercomputer Center, USA http://www.soe.ucsd.edu/virtual_tour/sdsc.html
SEDAC Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center, USA http://sedac.ciesin.org/
SEG Society of Economic Geologists http://www.mines.utah.edu/~wmgg/SEG.html
SEG Society of Exploration Geophyscists, USA http://seg.org/
SEGH Society for Environmental Geochemistry & Health in Europe, United Kingdom http://www.segh-europe.org
SEM Scanning Electron Microscopy -
SEP Stanford Exploration Project http://sepwww.stanford.edu/
SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/sepm/sepm.HTML
SESAM Marine-Geophysical Data, University of Bremen (Germany) http://www.mtu.uni-bremen.de/Forschung/SESAM_Info/body_sesam_info.html
SFB SonderForschungsBereiche, Germany http://www.dfg-bonn.de/foerder/sfb/
SFMS Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies, USA http://www.eng.clemson.edu/~frsias/SFMS.html
SGA Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits http://www.min.tu-clausthal.de/www/sga/sga.html
SGU Geological Survey of Sweden http://www.sgu.se/index_e.html
SIO Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California (USA) http://www-sio.ucsd.edu/
SIPES Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists http://www.sipes.org/
SISMER Systèmes d'Informations Scientifiques pour la Mer http://www.ifremer.fr:582/sismer/
SLMS Society for Luminescence Microscopy and Spectroscopy http://zephyr.rice.edu/SLMS/SLMS.html
SMDB Strong Motion Data Base for the Territory of Russia, CGDS (RUSSIA) http://perun.wdcb.rssi.ru/SMDB/
SME Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration http://www.smenet.org/
SoC Society of Cartographers, UK http://www.shef.ac.uk/uni/projects/sc/
SOC Southampton Oceanography Centre, UK http://www.soc.soton.ac.uk/
SOEST School of Ocean & Earth Science & Technology, University of Hawaii http://www.soest.hawaii.edu/
SPRI Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge ( United Kingdom ) http://www.spri.cam.ac.uk/
SPWLA Society of Professional Well Log Analysts http://www.spwla.org/
SSA Seismological Society of America http://www.seismosoc.org/ssa/
SSSA Soil Science Society of America http://www.soils.org/
STScI Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore (USA) http://www.stsci.edu/stsci/
STU Seismic Broadband Station, University of Stuttgart (Germany) http://www.geophys.uni-stuttgart.de/STU/index.html
SVP Society of Vertebrate Paleontology http://www.museum.state.il.us/svp//
SWAS Submillimeter Wave Astronomy Satellite, Harvard University (USA) http://cfa-www.harvard.edu/cfa/oir/Research/swas.html
SWCS Soil and Water Conservation Society http://www.seismosoc.org/ssa/
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TAES Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, USA http://taeshr.tamu.edu/
TCU Texas Christian University (USA) http://geowww.geo.tcu.edu/
TDN Topographic Service of The Netherlands, Emmen http://www.tdn.nl/uk/index2.htm
TEM Transmission Electron Microscopy -
TLTP Teaching and Learning Technology Programme, University of Leicester (United Kingdom) http://www.geog.le.ac.uk/cti/Tltp/index.htm
TMAP Thermal Modeling and Analysis Project, USA (NOAA) http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/tmap/home.html
TOGA Tropical Ocean Global Atmosphere, OCEANIC (USA) http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/coare/toga.html
TOMS Total Ozone Mapping Spectrometer An instrument for measuring stratospheric ozone levels that flew on the Nimbus 7 satellite until it ceased operation in May 1993. There is also a TOMS instrument on the Russian Meteor-3 spacecraft launched in August 1991, and one will fly on the ADEOS mission.
TOR Teleseismic Tomography TORnquist, University of Kiel (Germany) http://www.geophysik.uni-kiel.de/wwwts/TOR/tor_eng.html
TOS The Oceanography Society, Virginia (USA) http://www.tos.org/
TRANSLAT Computer Translation of Botanical Latin http://www.ozemail.com.au/~pbostock/index.html
TRFIC Tropical Rain Forest Information Center, Michigan State University (USA) http://www.bsrsi.msu.edu/trfic/index.html
TRMM Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission, NASA + NASDA http://trmm.gsfc.nasa.gov/
TSOP Society for Organic Petrology http://www.tsop.org/
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UAFGI University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute, Alaska http://www.gi.alaska.edu/
UBA Umweltbundesamt - Federal Environmental Agency of Germany http://www.umweltbundesamt.de/
UCGIS University Consortium for Geographic Information Science, Leesburg/Virginia (USA) http://www.ucgis.org/
UCMP University of California Museum of Paleontology,USA http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/
UCSB University of California, Santa Barbara http://www.ucsb.edu
UCSD University of California, San Diego http://www.ucsd.edu/
UEA University of East Anglia, United Kingdom http://www.uea.ac.uk/welcome.html
UFZ Umweltforschungszentrum Leipzig-Halle, Germany http://www.ufz.de/
UGS Utah Geological Survey, USA http://www.ugs.state.ut.us/
UIGGM United Institute of Geology, Geophysics & Mineralogy, Novosibirsk (Russia) http://geology.uiggm.nsc.ru/engl/index.htm
UIUC University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign http://www.uiuc.edu/
UMAD Umweltmeßtechnik- und Datenverarbeitunggesellschaft mbH, Germany http://www.umad.de/
UMM Stanislaw Staszic University of Mining and Metallurgy, Cracow (Poland) http://www.uci.agh.edu.pl/
UMRG Urban Morphology Research Group, University of Birmingham (United Kingdom) http://www.bham.ac.uk/geography/umrg/umrg.html
UN United Nation http://www.un.org/
UNAM Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico http://www.unam.mx/
UNEP United Nations Environmental Programme http://www.unep.org/
UNESCO United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization http://www.unesco.org/
UNHCR United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Geneva (Switzerland) http://www.unhcr.ch/
UNIGE University of Geneve, Switzerland http://www.unige.ch/
UNRSL University of Nevada - Reno Seismological Laboratory, Nevada (USA) http://www.seismo.unr.edu/
URISA Urban and Regional Information Systems Association, Illinois (USA) http://www.urisa.org/
URSEIS Deep Seismic Transect of the Uralian Orogen, Russia http://www.geo.cornell.edu/geology/urseis/WWW_URSEIS.html
USAID United States Agency for International Development, Washington (USA) http://www.info.usaid.gov/
USBR US Bureau of Reclamation http://www.usbr.gov/main/
USDA United State Department of Agriculture http://www.usda.gov/
USGCRP U. S. Global Change Research Program, Reston VA (USA) http://geochange.er.usgs.gov
USGS U. S. Geological Survey, Reston VA (USA) http://geology.usgs.gov/index.shtml
USHIGEO U.S. National Committee on the History of Geology ?
USIA United States Information Agency http://www.usia.gov/
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VIC Volcano Information Centre, University of California at Santa Barbara (USA) http://www.geol.ucsb.edu/~fisher/
VLGM Very Low Grade Metamorphism, University of Erlangen (Germany) http://www.geol.uni-erlangen.de/vlgm/index.html
VRC Volcano Research Center, University of Tokyo (Japan) http://hakone.eri.u-tokyo.ac.jp/vrc/VRC.html
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WCMC World Conservation Monitoring Centre http://www.wcmc.org.uk/
WDC-A World Data Center A for Solid Earth Geophysics, NOAA/NGDC http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/seg/wdca/
WDC-C1 World Data Center C1 for Geomagnetism, NOAA/NGDC http://web.dmi.dk/fsweb/Projects/wdcc1/
WDC-MGG World Data Center-A for MGG: Marine Geology & Geophysics, NOAA/NGDC http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/mgg/mggonline.html
WEF Water Environment Federation, Virginia (USA) http://www.wef.org/
WEGA West of England Geologists Association, Bristol (United Kingdom) http://www.churchard.u-net.com/
WERU Wind Erosion Research Unit, USA http://www.weru.ksu.edu
WGNHS Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, USA http://www.uwex.edu/wgnhs/
WHOI Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, MA (USA) http://www.whoi.edu/
WIR World Resources Institute, USA http://www.wri.org/
WMNH Worldwide Museum of Natural History, Illinois (USA) http://www.wmnh.com/wmhome.htm
WMO World Meteorological Organization, Geneva (Switzerland) http://www.wmo.ch/web/gcos/gcoshome.html
WOCE World Ocean Circulation Experiment, University of Delaware (USA) http://oceanic.cms.udel.edu/woce/
WRCA Water Resources Center Archives, University of California (USA) http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/WRCA/
WRRC Water Resources Research Center, University of Arizona (USA) http://ag.arizona.edu/AZWATER/main.html
WSGS Wyoming State Geological Survey, USA http://www.wsgsweb.uwyo.edu/
WSSPC Western States Seismic Policy Council, USA http://www.wsspc.org/home.html
WVGES West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey http://www.wvgs.wvnet.edu/
WW2010 Weather World 2010 Project, USA http://ww2010.atmos.uiuc.edu/(Gl)/home.rxml
WWF World Wild Fund for Nature, Gland (Switzerland) http://www.panda.org/
WXP Weather Processor, Purdue University (USA) http://wxp.eas.purdue.edu/
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YOTO Year Of The Ocean, NOAA (USA) http://www.yoto98.noaa.gov/
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ZUDIS Zentrales Umwelt- und Klimadaten-Metainformationssystem, University of Karlsruhe (Germany) http://imkhp2.physik.uni-karlsruhe.de/ZUDIS//zudis_e.html


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