COMA Membership Information
If you would like to become a member of the Coastal & Marine Specialty Group, please read on.
The Coastal and Marine Specialty Group is an organized specialty group formed under the
auspice of the Association of American Geographers (AAG). Membership dues to the
Specialty Group are $10 for regular and associate members and $2 for students.
Per Article 6 of the By-Laws of the organization nonmembers of
the Association of American Geographers may join Coastal & Marine Specialty
Group as Associate Members. Associate Members of the Coastal and Marine
Specialty Group may attend and participate, but cannot vote, at Coastal and
Marine Geography Specialty Group meetings. Associate members will receive
mailings of the specialty group newsletter for a fee equal to the current
regular membership dues. Note, Associate Members are not eligible for Student
Merit Awards or to hold office in the organization.
To join concurrently with joining the AAG
please check the specialty groups name on the membership form and include your
dues with your AAG membership fee. The COMA portion of your dues are forwarded
to our Treasurer.
If you are a member of the AAG and did not select our
specialty group when paying your annual dues you may still join.
the Coastal and Marine Specialty Group make a check out to AAG Coastal and
Marine for $2.00 (student) or $10 (regular and associate members) and
mail to our Treasurer.