Useful Links

Other Sites of Interest to Natural Resources Professionals

Government Agencies & Organizations - Federal

Bureau of Land Management
Bureau of Reclamation
Council for Environmental Quality
Department of Energy
Department of the Interior
Energy Information Administration
Environmental Protection Agency
Forest Service
Geological Survey
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Office of Natural Resources Revenue
Office of Fossil Energy
Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement
U.S. House of Representatives
U.S. Senate
White House 

Government Agencies & Organizations - State

Alaska Dept. of Natural Resources
California Coastal Commission
California Energy Commission
Colorado Dept. of Natural Resources
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Council of State Governments
Florida Dept. of Environmental Protection
Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission
Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
Nevada Division of Minerals
New Mexico Mining Association
Texas General Land Office
Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration
Western Governors’ Association 

Government Agencies & Organizations - International

Australian Geological Survey Organisation
Canadian Forest Service
Chamber of Mines of South Africa
Commission for Environmental Cooperation
Geological Survey of Canada
International Development Research Centre
Natural Resources Canada
Northern Territory (Australia) Dept. of Mines and Energy
Petroleum Authority of Thailand 

Colleges & Universities

Colorado School of Mines
University of Dundee – The Centre for Energy, Petroleum & Mineral Law & Policy
Louisiana State University, Center for Energy Studies
Missouri University of Science and Technology – Mining Engineering
University of Nevada – Mackay School of Earth Sciences and Engineering
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
University of North Dakota, School of Engineering & Mines
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
The University of Texas System
Tulsa University, Petroleum Industry Training
Virginia Tech, Dept. of Mining & Minerals Engineering
West Virginia University, Dept. of Mining Engineering 

Information Resources

African Oil Industry
Amazing Environmental Organization WebDirectory
British Columbia & Yukon Chamber of Mines
Database of Law Firms
Eagle Ford Shale News and Analysis
Environmental Law
Petroleum Recovery Research Center
Glossary of Legal Terms
Green University Initiative
Intermountain Oil and Gas BMP Database
Legal Information
Legal Information Institute at Cornell Law School
Library of Congress American Memory – The Evolution of the Conservation Movement
Mining Technology – Industry Association
Oil + Gas Site
Outer Continental Shelf Bulletin Board System
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Journal
WorldWide Worker 

International Research

CIA World Factbook
Global Legal Information Network
Latin Laws
The Model Mining Development Agreement (MMDA)
U.S. Army Area Handbook Series
U.S. Dept. of Energy
U.S. Dept. of State
U.S. Dept. of State
U.S. Dept. of State Background Notes
U.S. Geological Survey Minerals Yearbook
WAW Virtual Library – Regional Studies 

Professional & Educational Resources

Air & Waste Management Association
American Association of Petroleum Geologists
American Bar Association
American Gas Association
American Geological Institute
American Institute of Hydrology
American Institute of Minerals Appraisers
Association of International Petroleum Negotiators
Association of Mining and Exploration Companies
Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy
British Columbia & Yukon Chamber of Mines
Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen
Canadian Institute of Resources Law
Canadian Water Resources Association
The Center for American and International Law
Coalbed Methane Association of Alabama
Copper Development Association
Eastern Oregon Mining Association
Energy & Mineral Law Foundation
Geological Society of America
Georgia Mining Association
Gold Institute
Houston Association of Professional Landmen
Independent Petroleum Association of New Mexico
Institution of Materials, Minerals, and Mining
International Association of Drilling Contractors
Kentucky Coal and Energy Education Project
Kentucky Mining Institute
Korea Institute of Geology, Mining and Materials
Latin Counsel
Mexican Academy for Energy Law, A.C.
Mineral Information Institute
Mining Association of Canada
Mining Industry Council of Missouri
National Mining Association
National Petroleum Council
Native American Rights Fund
Nevada Mining Association
Northwest Geological Society
Oklahoma Energy Resources Board
Oxford Institute for Energy Studies
Petroleum Association of Wyoming
Petroleum Technology Transfer Council
Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation
Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc.
Society of Petroleum Engineers
Uranium Information Centre
Utah Mining Association
West Virginia Coal Association
Western Resources Legal Center
Western States Petroleum Association
World Gold Council
Wyoming Mining Association 

Public Interest / Environmental Groups

Audubon Society
Friends of the Earth
Global Mining Initiative
Institute for Global Communications
National Wildlife Federation
Natural Resources Defense Council
Sierra Club
Trust for Public Land
Wilderness Society 


Colorado Journal of International Environmental Law and Policy
Eagle Ford Shale News and Analysis
Engineering and Mining Journal (E&MJ)
Induced Earthquake Bibliography
Journal of World Investment
Latin Counsel
Lewis Mosburg’s Internet Oil & Gas Newsletter
MineralWeb – Insight for Mineral Rights Owners
Northern Miner
Oil and Gas Journal On-Line
Panorama Minero
Paydirt Online
Rocky Mountain Oil Journal
Texas Journal of Oil, Gas, and Energy Law
West Publishing
Yearbook of International Cooperation on Environment & Development 

Commercial Providers

American Institute of Minerals Appraisers
Expert Pages (Expert Witnesses and Consultants)
Mineral Rights Forum
Mining USA
ODIN Oil Network
Oil and Gas Job Search
Oil On-Line
Oil Prices
Resource Personnel Oil & Gas Jobs
Western Mine Engineering, Inc.
WHAT Oil and Gas Jobs