U.S. Geological Survey
Science and Policy Working Together to Help the Delta
Measuring Landscape Disturbance of Gas Exploration in Eight Pennsylvania Counties
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: 10/22/2014 10:00:00 AM
US Topo maps now have a crisper, cleaner design - enhancing readability of maps for online and printed use.
Released: 10/21/2014 9:57:28 AM
The United States Department of the Interior (DOI) and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced a new partnership agreement today that will provide a clearer picture of the benefits of farmers' conservation practices on the quality of our Nation's water.
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.