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INDUSTRY ASSOCIATIONS

Alaska Miners Association
Activities : "The association works to promote the mining industry in Alaska. It advocates the development and use of Alaska's mineral resources to provide an economic base for the State."
» www.alaskaminers.org

Alberta Chamber of resources
Mission : "As a resource based on cross-sectoral industry association, the Alberta Chamber of Resources provides leadership for the orderly and responsible development of our natural resources."
» www.acr-alberta.com

Association for mineral exploration British-Columbia
About : "AME BC is the predominant voice of mineral exploration and development in British Columbia."
» www.amebc.ca

Association géologique du Canada
Mission : "To facilitate the scientific well-being and professional development of tits members, the learned discussion of geoscience in Canada, and the advancement, dissemination and wise use of geoscience in public, professional and academic life."
» www.gac.ca

Association minéralogique du Canada
About : "The Mineralogical Association of Canada (MAC) was formed in 1955 as a non-profit scientific organization to promote and advance the knowledge of mineralogy and the allied disciplines of crystallography, petrology, geochemistry and mineral deposits."
» www.mineralogicalassociation.ca

Association minière du Canada
About : "MAC promotes industry growth and development while addressing the needs of important communities of interest. It's our goal to ensure that success in the mining sector is based on a strong commitment to sustainability and ready access to accurate, up-to-date information for industry members and associates, policy-makers and the general public."
» www.mining.ca

Association minière du Québec
Mission : to promote and support the development of mineral resources in Québec, as well as the development of the mining, metallurgy and related industries.
» www.amq-inc.com

Association des prospecteurs du Nord-du-Québec
Mission : "Promote and support the mining prospecters of Abitibi-Témiscamingue and northern Québec."
» www.apnq.net

CAMESE : Canadian Association of mining equipment & services for export
About : "CAMESE is a trade association made up of Canadian member companies offering products and services to the mining industry. It was established in 1981 for the purpose of assisting members in exporting their goods and services."
» www.camese.org

CAMIRO : Candian Mining Industry Research Organization
About : "The Canadian Mining Industry Research Organization, CAMIRO, is a non-profit organization run by the mining industry to manage collaborative  mining research.  Former multi-sponsored research efforts MRD, MIROC, and MITEC, have been amalgamated in CAMIRO to improve service, reduce duplication and increase efficiency of administrative expenditures."
» www.camiro.org

Canadian Diamond Drilling Association
Mission : "The Canadian Diamond Drilling Association supports Canadian drilling contractors and suppliers in the provision of high quality services and products to their clientele."
» www.cdda.ca

CSEG : Canadian society of exploration geophysicist
About : "The Mandate of the Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists is to promote the science of geophysics, especially as it applies to exploration, and to promote fellowship and cooperation among those persons interested in geophysical prospecting."
» www.cseg.ca

Canadian trade index
About : "Canadian Trade Index is the premier resource in Canada for Buyers and Suppliers of industrial products and services."
» www.ctidirectory.com

CCVD : Centre canadien de valorisation du diamant
Mission : "To contribute to the development of the Canadian diamond industry and to stimulate the growth of secondary value-added industries for Canada's natural diamond production."
» www.ccvd.org

CAC : Coal Association of Canada
Mission : "The Coal Association of Canada supports its members in the development, growth and advancement of coal as a safe, economically sustainable, environmentally and socially responsible industry."
» www.coal.ca

CSMO : Comité sectoriel de la main-d’œuvre de l’industrie des mines
Mission : "Un centre de réflexion, de concertation et d’action visant à équilibrer l’offre et la demande de main-d’œuvre compétente pour contribuer à la viabilité et au développement de l’industrie des mines."
» www.csmomines.qc.ca

COREM : Consortium de recherche en ressources minérales
Mission : "A consortium of applied research for the processing and transformation of mineral substances, COREM relies on its dynamic alliance with members and partners to improve the competitiveness of industrial operations through the 
development and transfer of technological innovations which are consistent with sustainable development objectives."

» www.corem.qc.ca

Conseil des ressources humaines de l’industrie minière
Mission : "MiHR is a catalyst and industry leader by spearheading the collaboration among the Canadian mining sector's communities of interest to: Identify emerging human resources opportunities and challenges; Develop targeted solutions; 
Facilitate their implementation.
"
» www.mihr.ca

CONSOREM : Consortium de recherche en exploration minérale
About : "The CONSOREM deals with mineral exploration technologies in Quebec and represents a link between different members and partners of the mineral industry that come from the industrial, governmental and educational (university) fields. Its goal is to create a dynamic relationship between these partners in order to contribute to the revitalization of 
this sector of activity in Quebec."

» consorem.uqac.ca

Fédération canadienne des sciences de la terre
Mission : "CFES/FCST, as the unified voice for earth science in Canada, raises awareness of the importance of earth science in Canadians' daily lives. It enhances the understanding and appreciation of the role of Earth sciences in environmental, natural hazard and climate studies, and its fundamental importance in securing and responsibly developing Canada's 
energy, mineral and water resources."

» www.geoscience.ca

ICM : Institut canadien des mines, de la métallurgie et du pétrole
Mission : "To provide leadership, quality services, and value to CIM members through a variety of initiatives including technical forums, publications, professional and social networking opportunities, continuing education, and recognition of excellence programs."
» www.cim.org

Conseil International des Mines et Métaux
Mission : "ICMM now serves as an agent for change and continual improvement on issues relating to mining and sustainable development. Member companies have made a public commitment to improve their sustainability performance and are required to report against their progress on an annual basis."
» www.icmm.com

Mining Association of British-Columbia
About : "MABC represents the collective needs and interests of operating coal, metal and industrial mineral mining companies."
» www.mining.bc.ca

Le groupe MISA (Mines, innovations, solution, applications)
À propos : "Le groupe MISA est un réseau d'experts qui travaille activement, sur une base d'affaires, à l'avancement d'équipements et de services innovateurs afin d'assurer le développement durable et responsable de l'industrie minière."
» www.legroupemisa.com

Newfoundland & Labrador chamber of mineral resources
Mission and vision : "To aid the growth of the mining industry for the economic and social development of all the people of the province and to make Newfoundland and Labrador the best place in the world to develop a mine."
» www.miningnl.com

Northwest territories chamber of mines
Mission : "To be the leading advocate for responsible and sustainable mineral exploration and development in the NWT and Nunavut."
» www.miningnorth.com

Nova-Scotia prospectors Association
About : "Developing a high level of prospecting expertise among our members is a top priority. We do this by various means, including day long outings and weekend field trips, monthly presentations and "prospector experiences" where other prospectors have volenteered to pass on particular skills to less experienced prospectors."
» www.prospectors.ns.ca

Ontario mining Association
Mission : "To support and improve the competitiveness of the mining sector in the province while representing 
companies engaged in the environmentally responsible exploration, production and processing of minerals in Ontario."

» www.oma.on.ca

Ontario prospectors Association
Objectives : "The objectives of the Ontario Prospectors Association are to represent and further the interests of the mineral exploration industry and the interests of prospectors. Our mission is to enhance and promote the Ontario mineral exploration and development community to foster a healthy mining industry."
» www.ontarioprospectors.com

Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada
Mission : "The PDAC exists to protect and promote the interests of the Canadian mineral exploration sector and to ensure a robust mining industry in Canada. The PDAC will encourage the highest standards of technical, environmental, safety and social practices in Canada and internationally."
» www.pdac.ca

Saskatchewan mining Association
Mission : "Providing a foundation for growth through a sale, responsible mining industry."
» www.saskmining.ca

Society of economic geologists
Objectives : "To advance the science of geology through the scientific investigation of mineral deposits and 
mineral resources and the application thereof to exploration, mineral resource appraisal, mining and mineral extraction. To disseminate basic and applied scientific information arising from investigations of mineral deposits and mineral resources through SEG publications, meetings, symposia, conferences, field trips, short courses, workshops 
and lecture series. To advance the status of the profession of economic geology, and to maintain a high professional and ethical standard among its members."

» www.segweb.org

Society of exploration geophysicists
About : "The Society of Exploration Geophysicists serves the geoscience community with timely events, helpful information and networking, all with the purpose of advancing geophysics today and inspiring geoscientists for tomorrow."
» www.seg.org

Table jamésienne de concertation minière
Mission : "Soutenir le développement de l'industrie minière sur le territoire de la Baie-James dans une optique de développement durable et en assurant la maximisation des retombées socioéconomiques des populations qui l'habitent."
» www.tjcm.ca

Yukon Chamber of Mines
About : "The Yukon Chamber of Mines represents a dynamic membership and since its creation almost 70 years ago, has worked to serve its valued members and advance the interests of all those involved in the Yukon mining industry."
» www.yukonminers.ca

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EXCHANGE AND FUNDING


Canada Revenue Agency (CRA)
"The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) administers tax laws for the Government of Canada and for most provinces and territories and various social and economic benefit and incentive programs delivered through the tax system."
» www.cra-arc.gc.ca

Alberta Securities Commission (ASC)
"The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) is the regulatory agency responsible for administering the province's securities laws. It is entrusted to foster a fair and efficient capital market in Alberta and to protect investors. As a member of the Canadian Securities Administrators, the ASC works to improve, coordinate and harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital markets."
» www.albertasecurities.com

Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA)
"The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) is a voluntary umbrella organization of Canada’s provincial and territorial securities regulators whose objective is to improve, coordinate and harmonize regulation of the Canadian capital markets."
» www.securities-administrators.ca

Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)
"The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) is the body mandated by the government of Québec to regulate the province's financial markets and provide assistance to consumers of financial products and services."
» www.lautorite.qc.ca

TMX Group - Toronto Stock Exchange - TSX Venture Exchange
"TMX Group is an integrated, multi-asset class exchange group. TMX Group's businesses operate cash and derivative markets for multiple asset classes including equities, fixed income and energy. We also provide clearing facilities, data products and other services to the international financial community."
» www.tmx.com

Bourse de Montréal inc.
Mission : "to operate and develop high quality market and clearing services for the benefits of its Canadian and international clients."
» www.m-x.ca

British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC)
Mission : "To protect and promote the public interest by fostering: A securities market that is fair and warrants public confidence; A dynamic and competitive securities industry that provides investment opportunities and access to capital"
» www.bcsc.bc.ca

Ontario Securities Commission (OSC)
"The Ontario Securities Commission administers and enforces securities legislation in the Province of Ontario."
» www.osc.gov.on.ca

Manitoba securities Commission (MSC)
Mission : "To protect the public interest by facilitating dynamic and competitive capital and real estate markets that contribute to the economic development of Manitoba while fostering public confidence in those markets."
» www.msc.gov.mb.ca

Fondaction (CSN)
Mission : "Fondaction favorise le maintien, la création d’emplois ainsi que la participation des travailleuses et des travailleurs québécois à la définition, à l’organisation et au contrôle de leur travail dans un environnement correspondant aux objectifs de développement durable."
» www.fondaction.com

Fonds de solidarité FTQ
"Created in 1983, the Fonds de solidarité FTQ is a development capital fund that calls upon the solidarity and savings of Quebecers to help fulfill its mission to contribute to Québec's economic growth by creating and protecting jobs through investments in small and medium-sized businesses in all spheres of activity."
» www.fondsftq.com

Institut canadien des valeurs moblières
"CSI sets the standard for financial services education in Canada as the most experienced and trusted educator endorsed by regulatory authorities across Canada. Since it was established in 1970 as the Canadian Securities Institute, nearly three-quarters of a million financial professionals have chosen CSI for their career training and development."
» www.csi.ca

Investissement Québec
Mission : "To contribute to Québec’s economic development in accordance with Government of Québec economic policy by stimulating investment and fostering employment in every region."
» www.investquebec.com

Prince-Édouard Island Securities Offices
"The Prince Edward Island Office of the Superintendent of Securities Office is responsible for administering the province's securities laws. It is entrusted to foster a fair and efficient capital market in PEI and to protect investors. The office works to improve, coordinate and harmonize the regulation of Canada's capital markets."
» www.gov.pe.ca/securities

Ministère des Ressources naturelles du Québec – Fiscalité minière
"Le gouvernement du Québec appuie l'industrie minière en maintenant de nombreux incitatifs fiscaux et un régime de droits miniers des plus attrayants pour les entreprises qui explorent ou exploitent au Québec."
» www.mrn.gouv.qc.ca/mines/fiscalite

Nasdaq Canada
"NASDAQ Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of The NASDAQ Stock Market Inc. and was created to extend Nasdaq's North American trading platform within Canada."
» www.nasdaq-canada.com

Newfoundland and Labrador Securities Commission
"The department provides accessible, responsive services in the areas of public health and safety, environmental protection, occupational health and safety, consumer protection, and in the preservation of vital events and commercial transactions. It also provides printing services to Government."
» www.gs.gov.nl.ca/securities

Nova Scotia Securities Commission
"The Nova Scotia Securities Commission was established to provide investors with protection in accordance with Nova Scotia's securities laws from practices and activities that tend to undermine investor confidence in the fairness and efficiency of capital markets. We also have a mandate to foster the process of capital formation where it would not be inconsistent with an adequate level of investor protection."
» http://gov.ns.ca/nssc/

NYSE Euronext
"NYSE Euronext, Inc. (formerly NYSE Group, Inc. and Euronext N.V.) is a Euro-American for-profit corporation that operates multiple securities exchanges, most notably the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), Euronext and NYSE Arca (formerly known as ArcaEx)."
» www.euronext.com

Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC)
"We set and enforce high quality regulatory and investment industry standards, protect investors and strengthen market integrity while maintaining efficient and competitive capital markets."
» www.iiroc.ca

Canada Business Network
"Canada Business Network promotes entrepreneurship and innovation, and provides assistance through an organized network of service centres across Canada. There is a centre in each province and territory working with partners in many communities across their region, providing you with numerous service access points."
» www.entreprisescanada.ca

Saskatchewan Financial services Commission
"Saskatchewan Financial Services Commission (SFSC) protects consumer and public interests and supports economic well-being through responsive financial marketplace regulation. SFSC enhances consumer protection through licensing, registration, audit, complaint handling and enforcement activities pursuant to various provincial statutes."
» www.sfsc.gov.sk.ca

SEDAR : System for Electronic Document Analysis and Retrieval
"www.sedar.com is the official site that provides access to most public securities documents and information filed by public companies and investment funds with the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) in the SEDAR filing system."
» www.sedar.com

System for Electronic Disclosure by Insiders (SEDI)
"The System for Electronic Disclosure by Insiders (SEDI) is Canada's on-line, browser-based service for the filing and viewing of insider reports as required by various provincial securities rules and regulations. SEDI replaces paper-based reporting and provides for an efficient disclosure process."
» www.sedi.ca

Diversification of Exploration Investment Partnership (SIDEX)
Mission : "to invest in companies engaged in mineral exploration in Quebec in order to diversify Quebec's mineral base by promoting exploration for minerals with attractive market potential, stimulate investments for the exploration of existing mining districts that show strong potential for diversification and open new territories to exploration and investment where the potential for discovery is significant."
» www.sidex.ca

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METALS

CME Group
"CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace. The company is comprised of four Designated Contract Markets (DCMs). Further information on each exchange's rules and product listings can be found by clicking on the links to CME, CBOT, NYMEX and COMEX."

» www.cmegroup.com

Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Mission : "To protect market users and the public from fraud, manipulation, abusive practices and systemic risk related to derivatives that are subject to the Commodity Exchange Act, and to foster open, competitive, and financially sound markets."
» www.cftc.gov

European Commodity Exchange (Eurex)
Mission : "Driven by the spirit of performance, our mission is to be the power of innovation. We shape liquidity pools globally by setting benchmarks in market efficiency and integrity."
» www.eurexchange.com

International Copper Association: (ICA)
Mission : "To defend and grow markets for copper based on its superior technical performance and its contribution to a higher quality of life worldwide."
» www.copperinfo.com

International Copper Study Group
"The International Copper Study Group (ICSG) is an intergovernmental organization that serves to increase copper market transparency and promote international discussions and cooperation on issues related to copper. The ICSG is the only forum solely dedicated to copper where industry, its associations and governments can meet and discuss common problems and objectives."
» www.icsg.org

International Lead Zinc Research Organization (ILZRO)
"The International Lead Zinc Research Organization (ILZRO) manages environment, health, sustainable development and product-related research programs on behalf of the International Lead Association (ILA) and the International Zinc Association (IZA)."
» www.ilzro.org

International Tungsten Industry Association (ITIA)
"The International Tungsten Industry Association was formally inaugurated in 1988 and is registered under Belgian Law as a not-for-profit trade association with scientific purposes."
» www.itia.info

International Zinc Association (IZA)
Mission : "To support and advance zinc products and markets through research, development, technology transfer and communication of the unique attributes that make zinc sustainable and essential for life."
» www.zinc.org

International Nickel Study Group (INSG)
"The International Nickel Study Group (INSG) is an autonomous, intergovernmental organization established in 1990 and located in Lisbon, Portugal. Membership comprises nickel producing, using and trading countries."
» www.insg.org

Kitco
"Kitco Metals Inc. is one of the world's premier retailers of precious metals and a leading supplier of refining services, labware for mineral analysis and precision-crafted devices for high-technology manufacturing processes."
» www.kitco.com

London Metal Exchange (LME)
"Established in 1877 and located in the heart of The City of London, the London Metal Exchange is the world’s premier non-ferrous metals market."
» www.lme.com

Metals Economic Group (MEG)
"Metals Economics Group provides the highest quality comprehensive mining industry information and analysis to the following business sectors : Mining companies, Financial industry, Service and equipment providers, Government organizations, Consulting firms"
» www.metalseconomics.com

Nickel Institute
"The Nickel Institute is a nonprofit organization that represents the interests of 25 companies which together produce more than 75% of the world’s annual nickel output. We promote on behalf of our members the production, use and re-use (through recycling) of nickel in a socially and environmentally responsible manner."
» www.nickelinstitute.org

Nickel Industry Producers Environmental Research Association: (NiPERA)
"The major goal of NiPERA is to promote the health and safety of those exposed to nickel or nickel-containing products in the workplace and general environment."
» www.nipera.org

Platinum Guild International
"Platinum Guild's online trade-dedicated resource to provide information, expertise and practical support to help you tap into the power of the platinum brand, and ..."
» www.platinumguild.com

The Silver Institute
"The Silver Institute is a nonprofit international association that draws its membership from across the breadth of the silver industry. This includes leading silver mining houses, refiners, bullion suppliers, manufacturers of silver products and wholesalers of silver investment products."
» www.silverinstitute.org

Tokyo Commodity Exchange
Mission : "We aspire to foster highly reliable and convenient markets, which will serve as a public utility service by offering a hedging tool against price fluctuation of energy and metals, and providing benchmark prices. We also aim to provide a forum for investment management, and to contribute to the further development of the economy of Japan and the world."
» www.tocom.or.jp

World Gold Council
"The World Gold Council is the global authority on gold and its uses and the first source of informed opinion and advice for stakeholders and decision makers. We use this knowledge to develop insights into the future role that gold can play across a number of sectors and then, in collaboration with partners, intervene to deliver solutions and create new markets, and to increase and sustain the demand for gold."
» www.gold.org

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RESEARCH AND DATABASES

Goldfield Mineral Services
"Since its inception Thomson Reuters GFMS’ activities have grown steadily and we have expanded our portfolio of services, which now include publications, consultancy, seminars and price forecasts. Today we are widely regarded as the most authoritative source of information on the global gold, silver and PGM markets."
» www.gfms.co.uk

Goldsheet Mining Directory
"Comprehensive Mining (Gold, Silver, Platinum Group, and Base Metals) Resource."
» www.goldsheetlinks.com

INFOMINE
"InfoMine is the world leader in providing mining knowledge online, delivering content via our website, through corporate intranets, and by email."
»
 www.infomine.com

Régistre des entreprises du Québec
"The enterprise Registrar helps protect enterprises, associations and the public in their economic and social relations by acting as an officer to administer the law governing enterprises and their activities, e.g. the incorporation of legal persons and the naming of enterprises."
»
 www.registreentreprises.gouv.qc.ca

Toporama
"Toporama – Topographic Maps"
»
 atlas.nrcan.gc.ca

USGS Mineral Commodities Summaries
Mission : "to understand the processes critical to the formation, accumulation, occurrence, and alteration of geologically based energy resources; to conduct scientifically robust assessments of those resources; and to study the impact of energy resource occurrence and/or production and use on both environmental and human health."
»
 minerals.usgs.gov

World Gold Council - Advanced by gold
Download the app to explore the applications of gold in investment strategies, design, industry, high-tech, healthcare and socio-economic development.
» download the app

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CANADA GEOLOGICAL SURVEYS 

Geological Survey of Canada
"The Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada is made up of two major organizations: the Geological Survey of Canada and Geomatics Canada."
» gsc.nrcan.gc.ca


Alberta Geological Survey
"Alberta Geological Survey provides geology information to help with the exploration, development and conservation of Alberta's resources."
» www.ags.gov.ab.ca

Nova Scotia Geological Survey
"The Mineral Resources Branch is responsible for implementing policies and programs dealing with the exploration, development, management and efficient use of mineral resources."
» 
www.gov.ns.ca/natr/meb

British Columbia Geological Survey
"Information about geology, mining, and related research activities around the province."
»
 www.empr.gov.bc.ca

Commission géologique de l'Ontario (CGO)
"The Ontario Geological Survey (OGS) is a provincial government organization that contributes to Ontario's quality of life and economic development, helps implement government public policy by collecting and applying relevant information about Ontario's geology and geological resources and helps attract mineral investment"
»
 www.mndmf.gov.on.ca/mines/ogs

Manitoba Geological Survey
"The Manitoba Geological Survey (MGS) Activity Tracker provides quick and easy access to information on Manitoba Geological Survey projects conducted throughout the province."
» 
www.manitoba.ca/iem/mrd/geo

New Brunswick Geological Survey
"Canada, New Brunswick, Natural Resources, Geology, Exploration, Minerals, Petroleum, Publications, Databases, Resources, Regulations."
»
 www.gnb.ca/0078/minerals

Newfoundland Geological Survey
"The mandate of the Geological Survey of Newfoundland and Labrador is to map the geological framework of the province; to interpret and explain its geological evolution; and to describe, interpret and explain the distribution, nature, quantity and origin of the province's mineral resources."
»
 www.nr.gov.nl.ca/mines&en/geosurvey

Saskatchewan Mineral Resources
"The Saskatchewan Geological Survey is responsible for investigating, compiling and maintaining information on the geology, and mineral and energy resources of the province."
»
 www.ir.gov.sk.ca/SGS

Northwest Territories Geoscience Office
"The Northwest Territories Geoscience Office (NTGO), a partnership between the federal department of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (formerly Indian and Northern Affairs Canada) and the territorial department of Industry."
»
 www.nwtgeoscience.ca

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ORDERS AND PROFESSIONNAL ASSOCIATIONS


Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC)
Mission : "To serve the public interest through the regulation of the practices of engineering and geoscience in British Columbia and, where consistent with this duty, promote the professions and protect the interests of members."

» www.apeg.bc.ca

Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan
Mission : "Achieving a Safe and Prosperous Future through Engineering and Geoscience"
» www.apegs.sk.ca/

Alberta Chamber of Resources (ACR)
Mission : "As a resource based cross-sectoral industry association, the Alberta Chamber of Resources provides leadership for the orderly and responsible development of our natural resources."
» www.acr-alberta.com

Association of Professional Engineers of Yukon (APEY)
"The vision of APEY is to be a strong professional organization with members from diverse fields of Engineering, who recognize the unique challenges of working in a Northern Environment."
» www.apey.yk.ca

Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA)
"It is vital that professionals attain and maintain the highest level of efficiency, productivity and ethical conduct possible. Now, more than ever, professionals need to do what they can to stay competitive. For engineers and geoscientists, this includes being licensed with The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)."
» www.apegga.com

Ass. of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of the Northwest Terr. (and Nunavut)
"NAPEG is the self-governing body of professional engineers and professional geoscientists established, under the Engineering and Geoscience Professions Act of the Northwest Territories and the Engineers and Geoscientists Act of Nunavut, to regulate the practices of engineering and geoscience and to govern the professions in accordance with their Acts and By-Laws, and to establish and maintain standards of knowledge, skill, care and professional ethics among its members and licensees, in order that the interests of the public may be served and protected."
» www.napeg.nt.ca

Association of professional geoscientists of Nova Scotia
"Geoscience is a regulated profession in virtually all of Canada. In eleven of the thirteen provinces and territories, legislative acts restrict the practice of geoscience to individuals who are registered members of (and therefore licensed by) self-governing professional associations."
» www.geoscientistsns.ca

Association of professional geoscientists of Ontario (APGO)
Mission : "Protect the public by regulating geoscience in Ontario and advancing professional pratice."
» www.apgo.net

Conseil canadien des géoscientifiques professionels (CCPG/CCGP)
Mission : "To develop consistent high standards for licensure and practice of geoscience, facilitate national and international mobility, and promote the recognition of Canadian professional geoscientists."
» www.ccpg.ca

Conseil canadien des ingénieurs
"In addition to being the voice of its constituent associations in national and international affairs, Engineers Canada coordinates the development of national policies, positions and guidelines on behalf of the engineering profession."
» www.engineerscanada.ca

Ordre des géologues du Québec
"L’Ordre des géologues assume sa mission de protection du public en contrôlant la compétence et l’exercice des géologues et en réprimant l’exercice illégal de la géologie."
» www.ogq.qc.ca

Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec
"Its vision is to make the OIQ into an umbrella organization and a reference for professionalism and excellence in engineering."
» www.oiq.qc.ca

Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
"Professional Engineers Ontario regulates the practice of professional engineering and governs those individuals and organizations that PEO licenses in order “that the public interest may be served and protected”."
» www.peo.on.ca

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CANADIAN UNIVERSITIES
GEOLOGY AND EARTH SCIENCE

Brock University
Saint Catharines, ON

» www.brocku.ca

Carleton University
Ottawa, ON
» www.earthsci.carleton.ca

Centre Eau Terre Environnement - Institut national de la recherche scientifique
Québec, QC
www.ete.inrs.ca

Lakehead University
Thunder Bay, ON
» www.geology.lakeheadu.ca

Laurentian University
Sudbury, ON
» www.laurentian.ca

McGill University
Montréal, QC
» www.eps.mcgill.ca

McMaster University
Hamilton, ON
» www.science.mcmaster.ca/geo

Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL
» www.mun.ca

Queen's University
Kingston, ON
» www.geol.queensu.ca

St. Francis Xavier University
Antigonish, NS
» www.stfx.ca

St. Mary's University
Halifax, NS
» www.smu.ca

Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC
» www.sfu.ca

Université Laval
Québec, QC
» www.ggl.ulaval.ca

Université du Québec à Montréal
Montréal, QC
» www.websysinfo.uqam.ca

Université du Québec à Chicoutimi
Chicoutimi. QC
» www. programmes.uqac.ca

Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscamingue
Rouyn-Noranda, QC
» www.programmes.uqat.ca

University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB
» www.easweb.eas.ualberta.ca

University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC
» www.eos.ubc.ca

University of Calgary
Calgary, AB
» www.geoscience.ucalgary.ca

University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB
» www.umanitoba.ca/geoscience

University of New Brunswick 
Fredericton, NB
» www.unb.ca

University of Regina
Régina, SK
» www.uregina.ca/science

University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK
» www.artsandscience.usask.ca

University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
» www.mining.bc.ca

University of Victoria
Victoria, BC
» www.seos.uvic.ca

University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON
» www.science.uwaterloo.ca/earth

University of Western Ontario
London, ON
» www.uwo.ca/earth

University of Windsor
Windsor, ON
» www.uwindsor.ca/ees

York University
Toronto, ON
» www.yorku.ca/esse

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FIRST NATIONS

Grand Conseil des Cris
"The Grand Council of the Crees is the political body that represents the approximately (2012) 18,000 Crees or “Eeyouch” (“Eenouch” – Mistissini dialect), as they call themselves, of eastern James Bay and Southern Hudson Bay in Northern Quebec."

» www.gcc.ca


Communauté de Chisasibi
"As a resource based cross-sectoral industry association, the Alberta Chamber of Resources provides leadership for the orderly and responsible development of our natural resources."
» www.autochtonesaucanada.gc.ca


Communauté de Mistissini
"La Nation crie de Mistissini est aussi impliquée dans différents commerces. À travers plusieurs compagnies dans lesquelles elle est la seule actionnaire, la Nation crie de Mistissini opère les champs d'activités suivants: foresterie, aviation, radio, pourvoiries et construction."

» www.mistissini.ca


Communauté de d'Oujé-Bougoumou
"When we began to seriously plan our new village, we started with a vision. The essential thrust of that vision was to re-create the well-being of our traditional way of life to the fullest extent in the context of modern facilities and contemporary institutions."
» www.ouje.ca


Communauté de Waswanipi
"While the development of the region has had an impact on our lands and community, we are committed to the sustainable management of our resources. Our hard work and dedication with the model forest networks is an example to what can be achieved through proper consultation and research on development with our respective traditional territory."
» www.waswanipi.com


Communauté de Wemindji
"Wemindji est une municipalité de village cri du Québec dans la région de la Jamésie qui fait partie de la région administrative du Nord-du-Québec."
» www.autochtonesaucanada.gc.ca


Administration régionale Kativik
"The Kativik Regional Government (KRG) was created in 1978 pursuant to the James Bay and Northern Québec Agreement to deliver public services to Nunavimmiut."

» www.krg.ca


Société Makivik (Inuits du Québec)
"Politically, culturally and economically, Makivik has been a leader in building and developing a vibrant region called Nunavik, where, between the dualistic nations of Canada and Quebec, Inuit have established our own distinct place and identity."

» www.makivik.org


Site des communautés Innus
"This official website represents two of the three Innu organizations, the Innu Nation and Mamit Innuat (the third is Mamuitun)."
» www.innu.ca


Secrétariat aux affaires autochtones du Québec
"The Secrétariat aux affaires autochtones is the primary agency responsible for ensuring communication and contact between Native peoples and the Gouvernement du Québec."
» www.autochtones.gouv.qc.ca


Assemblée des premières nations
Mission : "Enhancing justice for the aboriginal peoples of Canada."

» www.afn.ca


Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC)
"AANDC is one of the federal government departments responsible for meeting the Government of Canada's obligations and commitments to First Nations, Inuit and Métis, and for fulfilling the federal government's constitutional responsibilities in the North."
» www.ainc-inac.gc.ca


Canadian aboriginal minerals association (CAMA)
Mandate : "Advocating an equitable participation in Aboriginal community, land and resource development for the benefit of all"
» www.aboriginalminerals.com


Liens autochtones Canada et Etats-Unis
» www.bloorstreet.com/300block/aborcan.htm

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YOUTH

Plein de Ressources
» education.mrnf.gouv.qc.ca

Musée minéralogique et minier de Thetford Mines

» www.museemineralogique.com

Musée minéralogique de l’Abitibi-Témiscamingue
» www.museemalartic.qc.ca

Centre thématique fossilifère du lac Témiscamingue
» www.fossiles.qc.ca

La Cité de l’Or
» www.citedelor.com

Commission canadienne de sûreté nucléaire
» www.suretenucleaire.gc.ca/fr/educational-resources


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