USGS scientists look to see if water quality is improving. Read more
These 3 young scientists have forged ahead with innovative research at the frontiers of science. Learn more
The world's longest-running Earth-observing satellite program.
Dust storms July 21-22 blinded motorists, grounded flights and knocked out electricity. What’s causing the dust storms?
The majority of the nation is facing dry conditions; in most areas drought conditions are expected to persist or intensify. Read more
Kati is a USGS student employee studying water and traveling the California coast. Read more
Join us on August 1 to learn more about the anatomy of flooding: What are the different causes of these extreme events, and how is USGS science helping prepare residents for future foods.
7 p.m.—Public lecture (also live-streamed over the Internet)
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