Charitable Organization

Atlantic Geoscience Society

Dartmouth, NS

Education and researchOutreach and welfareArts and culture

Advancement, promotion and encouragement of the earth sciences in Atlantic Canada. Publication of the Scientific journal "Atlantic Geology." AGS supports the Canadian Federation of Earth Sciences, the Nova Scotia Gem and Mineral Show, the Science Atlantic Speaker tour, the Atlantic Universities Geoscience conference, the Atlantic Geoscience Society's annual colloquium (held in Fredericton NB, Feb 10-11 2017), as well as the funding of student awards. AGS also supports the AGS' Education Committee Publications AGS Video committee, and the Nova Scotia EdGEO teachers workshop and field trip, which is held annually in the Fall, as well as serveral other earth sciences meetings & projects. AGS is a member of the Registry of Joint Stock companies.

Program areas

Description% of emphasis
Learned societies60
Education support30
Universities & colleges5

*% of emphasis is reported by the charity and does not necessarily reflect money spent.

Revenue and expenses