Whether you are a college student, a recent graduate or a fully-fledged groundwater professional, the following are ten good reasons to join the IAH:

  • It is the only global organisation which cares about the proper use, protection and knowledge of groundwater.
  • You can meet and be in touch with other hydrogeologists and related specialists from all around the world.
  • You will receive our Hydrogeology Journal, one of the major cited international journals dealing with groundwater issues.
  • You can participate in any of our international Commissions and Networks, featuring a range of topics and interests (including an “Early Career Hydrogeologists” Network).
  • Many countries have National Chapters, providing professional contacts, news and events closer to home.
  • You will receive discounted registration fees at IAH congresses and meetings.
  • You benefit from a range of book discounts – 60% discount on IAH books, 20% discount on all Springer-Verlag English-language books, and a 20% discount on all Wiley-Blackwell titles.
  • IAH has a mentoring scheme, open to participation.
  • You will be supporting us in our mission and goals – and will help make our plans a reality
  • Finally, the more members we have, the more powerful and effective our voice internationally and the wider we can reach in all aspects of our work.

For more about types of membership, prices etc., please see the main IAH website by following this link.