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The SCFMS is a member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS)

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California Federation

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Northwest Federation

Rocky Mountain Federation

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SCFMS Purpose

·        To promote popular interest and education in the various earth sciences, in particular those hobbies dealing with the art of lapidaries and the science of minerals, fossils, as well as their associated fields.

·        To cooperate with educational and scientific institutions or other groups engage in increasing knowledge in the earth sciences.

·        To cooperate with or become members of similar Federations in the United States and elsewhere.

·        To assist in the formation of earth sciences societies in localities where public interest justifies their formation.



·        2016-7 SCFMS Dues and Insurance Form is now posted

·        Editor and Author Contest for 2017 (for 2016 publications) information now posted

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