U.S. Geological Survey
New Groundwater Model Can Help Address Growing Water Demands
Media Advisory: Washington National Cathedral to Host Earthquake Experts
USGS Announces Grants for Water Studies
National Scale Assessment of Mercury Contamination in Streams
Historic Map Project Leader Feted by Librarians
Three USGS Scientists Honored as Fellows of the Ecological Society of America
Released: 10/14/2014 11:00:00 AM
Thirty seismometers are being installed in the Nation’s capital this winter to monitor ground tremors to better estimate the intensity of ground shaking that can be expected during future earthquakes in the area.
Released: 9/29/2014 3:17:01 PM
Certain bats may be approaching wind turbines after mistaking them for trees, according to a study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Released: 9/25/2014 2:38:54 PM
Collaboration between federal Climate Science Centers, partner agencies and tribes is vital for minimizing and adapting to potential harmful effects of climate change on human society and surrounding ecosystems, according to a newly-released U.S. Geological Survey circular.
Released: 9/23/2014 2:18:19 PM
Four whooping crane chicks raised in captivity began their integration into the wild Saturday as part of the continuing effort to increase the wild population of this endangered species.
Released: 9/23/2014 9:00:00 AM
Celebrate the third annual Geologic Map Day! On October 17, as a part of the Earth Science Week 2014 activities, join leading geoscience organizations in promoting awareness of the importance of geologic mapping to society.