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New Maine Maps Feature National Scenic Trails

Released: 10/27/2014 10:00:00 AM
Newly released US Topo maps for Maine now feature segments of the Appalachian National Scenic Trail (A.T.).

Revised Alabama Maps Feature New Design

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.

Interior, Agriculture Departments Partner to Measure Conservation Impacts on Water Quality

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.

Seismometers to Measure DC Shaking

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.


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