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 AFMS - American Federation of Mineralogical Societies  NEW Website 2024

CFMSCalifornia Federation of Mineralogical Societies                            
CFMS Earth Science Studies: Remembering Camp ZZYZX
Some Photos of CFMS ESS Camp ZZYZX
Some Photos of  CFMS ESS Camp ZZYZX 1986
EFMLSEastern Federation of Mineralogcal and Lapidary Societies
MWFMidwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies  
NFMSNorthwest Federation of Mineralogical Societies
RMFMSRocky Mountain Federation of Mineralogical Societies
SCFMSSouth Central Federation of Mineralogical Societies
SFMSSoutheast Federation of Mineraocalogical Societies
SFMS Workshops  (William Holland  and Wildacres)

LFMS     Work in process

Find a Gem and Mineral Club - Just Click here

The National Rockhound and Lapidary Hall of Fame

 AAPS, Association of Applied Paleontological Sciences

Guide to Public Lands - Provided by the University of Dayton - School of Law

How to Write Letters to Elected Officials

How to Address an Elected Official (along with sample letters):

Simple Tips on How to Write to Your Government Representatives:

Sample Letters, whether advocating or opposing legislation, complaining about a policy, or simply writing a persuasive letter to a government official:

Why, When, & How to Write to Your Elected Officials:

A Sample Government Complaint Letter, with Tips:

Quick & Simple Tips on Writing a Letter to Elected Officials:


Complaints Against the Government - Learn how to file a complaint to your federal or local government and its agencies

Sample Complaint Letter Template

Senate http://www.senate.gov/general/contact_information/senators_cfm.cfm

Save The Trails
American Land Rights Association
The Western Slope No-Fee Coalition
         - Western Slope No-Fee Coalition Photos and Cartoons
American Sand Association                     
Congressional Western Caucus
Americans for Responsible Recreation Access (ARRA)
American Lands Council
Forest Access for All
National Alliance of Forest Owners (NAFO)
       - Economic Impact Report
New Mexico Off Highway Vehicle Alliance (NMOHVA)
Citizens for Balanced Use  (CBU)

California Organizations Supporting Public Land Usage

Contact the DOI
National Park Service
USDA Forest  Service                                     
USDA FS - Minerals & Geology Management     
Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
USGS Earthquake Hazard Program
USGS Library
Congressional Western Cacus 
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SCAM List from the Federal Communication Commission

The FCC scam glossary describes robocall scams, spoofing scams and related consumer fraud, which the FCC tracks through complaints filed by consumers, news reports, and notices from other government agencies, consumer groups and industry sources. Glossary entries include links to more detailed information posted in the Consumer Help Center and to trusted external sources.

Gator Girl Rocks   More information pages on the ALAA Website

Government for Kids  Visit the government website for each state and the District of Columbia and explore what’s near you!