Mining Associations and Organizations

There are many organizations dedicated to help promote mining and mineral products. Many states that have active mining operations have local mining associations that can assist with state-specific information.

State Mining Associations

Alabama Coal Association

Alaska Miners Association

American Exploration & Mining Association

Arizona Mining Association

Colorado Mining Association

Georgia Mining Association

Idaho Mining Association

Illinois Coal Association

Iron Mining Association of Minnesota

Kentucky Coal Association

Lignite Energy Council

Mining Minnesota

Montana Coal Council

Montana Mining Association

Nevada Mining Association

New Mexico Mining Association

Ohio Coal Association

Pennsylvania Coal Alliance

Tennessee Mining Association

Texas Mining and Reclamation Association

Utah Mining Association

Virginia Coal and Energy Alliance

West Virginia Coal Association

Wyoming Mining Association

Coal Organizations

American Coal Council

American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE)

Assocarboni, General Association of Coal Operators

Coal Association of Canada

Eastern Coal Council

Metals & Minerals Organizations

American Association of State Geologists

American Institute of Mining, Metallurgical and Petroleum Engineers

American Institute for Professional Geologists

Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia

California Cast Metals Association

Chamber of Mines and Energy of Western Australia

Copper Development Association

Council for Responsible Jewellery Practices

Energy & Mineral Law Foundation

Florida Phosphate Council

Geological Society of America

The International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM)

Institute of Mining and Metallurgy

The International Society of Mine Safety Professionals

Kentucky Mining Institute

The Mining Association of Canada

Minerals Council of South Africa

National Aggregates Association

New South Wales Minerals Council

North American Metals Council

Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation

Salt Institute

The Silver Institute

Society of Mining, Metallurgy and Exploration

Women in Mining

World Gold Council