Mojave Desert Chapter

The Mojave Desert Chapter, which includes the High Desert Portion of San Bernardino County and the Palo Verde Valley portion of Riverside County, is the local chapter of the West Coast Section Air & Waste Management Association (A&WMA), a non-profit, nonpartisan technical, scientific and educational organization with almost 5,000 international members. Founded in Founded in 1907, A&WMA provides a forum where all viewpoints of an environmental issue (technical, scientific, economic, social, political and risk assessment) receive consideration. This worldwide network represents many disciplines: physical and social sciences, health and medicine, engineering and law. A&WMA attracts decision-makers from agencies, industry, business and the academic and research communities.

To serve its members, A&WMA provides opportunities for technological exchange, professional development, public education and networking. Through these efforts A&WMA will realize its vision to be recognized as the leading organization for the exchange of global environmental knowledge, ideas, and solutions.