The Uri Society of Natural Sciences (Naturforschende Gesellschaft Uri (NGU)) aims to link research and current developments in natural sciences to the interested general public. The society strives to popularize scientific discoveries and their applications by using a generally comprehensible form. The society takes care of the whole spectrum of the natural sciences with a particular focus on subjects concerning the Canton of Uri and Central Switzerland.
Year founded: 1911
Number of members: 240 (2017)
Naturforschende Gesellschaft Uri (NGU) is a member of SCNAT, Platform Science and Regions (Platform NWR)