GWS New Membership Form

Fill out this form if you'd like to join the GWS for the first time — we welcome you as a new member! Once you hit the "Join the GWS!" button, you will get a "success" message with a link to our Secure Payment Page. To complete your new membership, follow the link and enter your credit card information on the Secure Payment Page. You will get a receipt from us once we've processed your payment. If you would like to subscribe to The George Wright Forum on behalf of a library, go to (Subscriptions are available to libraries only.) If you want to renew an existing membership or library subscription, go to

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If you wish, you can use this space to list up to four areas of expertise for our member database. The database is not public; sometimes we use the expertise listings to put members in touch with those having similar interests, but we always ask you first.

The cost is the same for each option. PLEASE NOTE: If you are signing up for a Student Membership, you will receive the Forum only in PDF format.

GWS's Biosphere Associates is a working group within the organization that focuses on UNESCO's Biosphere Reserve program, and especially rejuvenating that program within the USA. Membership in Biosphere Associates is free and open to any GWS member.