AAPG has frequently been asked to provide testimony to state and national lawmakers. Listed here are the printed statements provided for the record before the United States Congress.


The administration has targeted the U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) Mineral Resources Program (MRP), which includes the National Minerals Information Center (NMIC), for a substantial funding cut in the FY 2014 USGS budget request.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Desktop /Portals/0/PackFlashItemImages/WebReady/AAPG-logo-100px.png?width=100&h=100&mode=crop&anchor=middlecenter&quality=75amp;encoder=freeimage&progressive=true AAPG signs letter to Congress in support of the USGS Mineral Resources program

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