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News Releases from 2013

  1. Earthquake/Tsunami Hazard in Caribbean Higher Than Previously Thought



    Released: 12/20/2013 6:18:08 PM
  2. A Modern Compass Improves Oil Production



    Released: 12/18/2013 1:34:21 PM
  3. Crowd-Sourcing the Nation: 25,000 Manmade Map Features Edited



    Released: 12/18/2013 12:30:00 PM
  4. A Tough Balance: Brown Trout Can Interfere with Brook Trout Conservation



    Released: 12/18/2013 12:00:00 PM
  5. Interior Announces Funding for New Scientific Studies as Part of President Obama's Climate Action Plan



    Released: 12/18/2013 11:45:00 AM
  6. Decade of Fire Island Research Available to Help Understand Future Coastal Changes



    Released: 12/17/2013 9:00:00 AM
  7. Thin Skin Beneath Streams Can Power Large Improvements in Water Quality



    Released: 12/11/2013 5:27:25 PM
  8. Chelton Receives 2013 Pecora Award for Achievements in Ocean Remote Sensing



    Released: 12/11/2013 3:00:00 PM
  9. What are Future Climate Projections for Precipitation and Temperature for Your County?



    Released: 12/10/2013 11:30:00 AM
  10. Communities of Southern Chesapeake Bay Find Sea Level Rise Heightened by Sinking Land



    Released: 12/9/2013 3:39:54 PM
  11. USGS Science at American Geophysical Union Conference, San Francisco, December 8-13, 2013



    Released: 12/6/2013 3:30:00 PM
  12. Imperiled Mussels May be Further Harmed by Climate Change



    Released: 12/3/2013 11:15:00 AM
  13. USGS Estimates 6.9 Trillion Cubic Feet of Gas in the Alum Shale of Denmark



    Released: 12/3/2013 10:31:09 AM
  14. Landsat Users Confirm Its Unique Value



    Released: 12/2/2013 12:43:48 PM
  15. Changes in World's Forests Portrayed in High Definition



    Released: 11/14/2013 2:45:52 PM
  16. Buckeye Quads Released



    Released: 11/13/2013 1:00:00 PM
  17. Oldest Large Body of Ancient Seawater Identified under Chesapeake Bay



    Released: 11/13/2013 1:00:00 PM
  18. New USGS Study on Chesapeake Bay: Groundwater Delaying the Effects of Some Water Quality Actions



    Released: 11/12/2013 9:00:00 AM
  19. Wildfire Science Returns to Rim Fire



    Released: 11/7/2013 1:00:00 PM
  20. Nitrate Levels Continue to Increase in Mississippi River; Signs of Progress in the Illinois River



    Released: 10/30/2013 12:41:43 PM
  21. The People's Choice: Americans Would Pay to Help Monarch Butterflies



    Released: 10/28/2013 9:00:00 AM
  22. Satellite Data Yield New Understanding Of How Galápagos Volcanoes Are Formed And May Erupt In The Future



    Released: 10/24/2013 2:30:00 PM
  23. Earthquake Swarm Continues in Central Oklahoma



    Released: 10/22/2013 1:07:59 PM
  24. White Sturgeon Hatch-Success Study Yields Clues to Restoration Strategy



    Released: 10/22/2013 1:00:00 PM
  25. Why America's Heartland is Earthquake Country



    Released: 9/30/2013 9:30:00 AM
  26. How Global Change Will Impact Mercury around the World



    Released: 9/27/2013 3:21:31 PM
  27. Surveying Ice and Fire: The First Map of All of Iceland's Glaciers and Subglacier Volcanic Calderas Released



    Released: 9/19/2013 10:00:00 AM
  28. We Will Rock You -- Geologic Map Day



    Released: 9/18/2013 9:00:00 AM
  29. NASA Launches Study of Next-Generation Global Land Imaging System



    Released: 9/17/2013 3:00:00 PM
  30. Every Drop Counts: Progress Toward a National Water Census



    Released: 9/13/2013 10:00:00 AM
  31. New Maps for Colorado and Minnesota



    Released: 9/12/2013 9:00:00 AM
  32. Unprecedented Rate and Scale of Ocean Acidification Found in the Arctic



    Released: 9/11/2013 5:30:00 PM
  33. Experts Team Up on Tsunami Resilience in California



    Released: 9/4/2013 12:00:00 PM
  34. Landsat 8 Satellite Sees Rim Fire from Space



    Released: 9/3/2013 3:50:19 PM
  35. Tsunami on the Delaware River? Study of Historical Quake and Early East Coast Seismicity



    Released: 9/3/2013 3:00:00 PM
  36. Mapping the Final Frontier



    Released: 9/3/2013 2:30:00 PM
  37. Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids Likely Harmed Threatened Kentucky Fish Species



    Released: 8/28/2013 3:50:56 PM
  38. Deadly Diseases Could Strike Bighorn Sheep



    Released: 8/28/2013 1:18:09 PM
  39. Hurricane Sandy Eroded Half of Fire Island's Beaches and Dunes: New Report Quantifies Coastal Change



    Released: 8/27/2013 9:16:01 AM
  40. Scientists Detect Magmatic Water on Moon's Surface



    Released: 8/26/2013 8:31:57 AM
  41. Real-time Monitoring Pays Off for Tracking Nitrate Pulse in Mississippi River Basin to the Gulf of Mexico



    Released: 8/21/2013 2:00:00 PM
  42. Remapping Coastal Areas Damaged by Hurricane Sandy



    Released: 8/20/2013 11:00:00 AM
  43. Crowd-Sourcing the Nation: Now a National Effort



    Released: 8/15/2013 11:00:00 AM
  44. National Scenic Trails Added to US Topo Maps



    Released: 8/13/2013 11:00:00 AM
  45. New Insight on Vulnerability of Public-Supply Wells to Contamination



    Released: 8/5/2013 10:00:00 AM
  46. USGS Science at the Ecological Society of America



    Released: 8/5/2013 8:00:00 AM
  47. Zoo Polar Bear Sports High-Tech Neckwear for Conservation



    Released: 7/30/2013 1:00:00 PM
  48. Nearly 3,900 New Maps in Time for Summer



    Released: 7/30/2013 11:00:00 AM
  49. Pesticide Accumulation in Sierra Nevada Frogs



    Released: 7/26/2013 12:00:00 PM
  50. Hotter, Drier Climate Leads to More Tree Deaths from Fire



    Released: 7/25/2013 4:00:00 PM
  51. Connectivity Best for Created Wetlands



    Released: 7/17/2013 1:42:43 PM
  52. Navigate America's Major Rivers Without Getting Wet



    Released: 7/17/2013 12:00:00 PM
  53. Saving Lives Worldwide by Training International Volcano Scientists



    Released: 7/15/2013 3:00:00 PM
  54. Nesting Gulf Loggerheads Face Offshore Risks



    Released: 7/15/2013 11:09:48 AM
  55. Lesser Prairie-Chicken Nest Survival May Decline by 2050



    Released: 7/11/2013 5:10:00 PM
  56. Health of U.S. Streams Reduced by Streamflow Modifications and Contaminants



    Released: 7/11/2013 9:42:08 AM
  57. New Approach to Measuring Coral Growth Offers Valuable Tool for Reef Managers



    Released: 7/10/2013 1:13:06 PM
  58. Predicting Hurricane-Induced Coastal Change



    Released: 7/1/2013 10:25:25 AM
  59. Potential Hot Spot for Avian Flu Transmission Identified in Western Alaska



    Released: 6/27/2013 5:00:00 PM
  60. Interior Releases First-Ever Comprehensive National Assessment of Geologic Carbon Dioxide Storage Potential



    Released: 6/26/2013 10:45:00 AM
  61. Elevated Lead Levels Found in Songbirds in Southeast Missouri



    Released: 6/25/2013 9:00:00 AM
  62. Opportunity to Study Hayward Fault Comes with Cal State East Bay's Planned Building Demolition



    Released: 6/19/2013 2:00:00 PM
  63. Invasive Snails are Target of UI, USGS Environmental DNA Study



    Released: 6/19/2013 1:03:55 PM
  64. Crowd-Sourcing the Nation: USGS Seeking More Volunteers



    Released: 6/19/2013 12:00:00 PM
  65. NOAA, Partners Predict Possible Record-setting Deadzone for Gulf of Mexico



    Released: 6/18/2013 4:39:56 PM
  66. Determining Rivers Vulnerable to Asian Carp Spawning in the Great Lakes Basin



    Released: 6/18/2013 11:00:00 AM
  67. Not So Constant: Atomic Weights Changed for Five Chemical Elements



    Released: 6/12/2013 12:19:11 PM
  68. Wolf Harassment Has Little Impact on Elk



    Released: 6/11/2013 2:00:00 PM
  69. Migration No Longer Best Strategy for Yellowstone Elk



    Released: 6/5/2013 1:00:00 PM
  70. Research on Rare Earth Elements in Alaska Could Help Make Them Less Rare



    Released: 6/4/2013 2:00:00 PM
  71. New Report Compiles Variety of Sage-Grouse Data



    Released: 6/3/2013 1:15:58 PM
  72. Landsat 8 Satellite Begins Watch



    Released: 5/30/2013 3:00:00 PM
  73. Endangered Sea Turtle Feeding Grounds Discovered in Gulf



    Released: 5/28/2013 1:08:56 PM
  74. USGS Study Confirms U.S. Amphibian Populations Declining at Precipitous Rates



    Released: 5/22/2013 4:59:00 PM
  75. The National Map Corps - Volunteers Receive Recognition



    Released: 5/22/2013 8:00:00 AM
  76. Deficit in Nation's Aquifers Accelerating



    Released: 5/20/2013 8:00:00 AM
  77. Spring 2012 Earliest on Record



    Released: 5/15/2013 1:25:26 PM
  78. Revised Kentucky and Tennessee Maps Reveal New Design



    Released: 5/15/2013 12:00:00 PM
  79. Warmer Springs Causing Loss of Snow Cover throughout the Rocky Mountains



    Released: 5/13/2013 2:00:00 PM
  80. Landsat Images Provide the Gold Standard for New Earth Applications



    Released: 5/9/2013 12:29:39 PM
  81. Interior Appoints New Climate Change Advisory Committee



    Released: 5/8/2013 12:31:13 PM
  82. Decades-old Nitrate Found to Affect Stream Water Quality



    Released: 5/7/2013 8:31:59 AM
  83. AMERICA'S GREAT OUTDOORS: USGS Economic Analysis of Anacostia River Shows Potential Value of Restoring Urban Streams Nationwide



    Released: 5/2/2013 9:44:14 AM
  84. USGS Topo Data on the Go



    Released: 5/1/2013 10:09:15 AM
  85. USGS Releases New Oil and Gas Assessment for Bakken and Three Forks Formations



    Released: 4/30/2013 12:59:32 PM
  86. Sea Turtles Benefiting From Protected Areas



    Released: 4/29/2013 11:00:00 AM
  87. App-lifying USGS Earth Science Data Challenge Winners Announced



    Released: 4/22/2013 12:00:00 PM
  88. Undeveloped Sagebrush Habitat Important for Maintaining Sage-grouse



    Released: 4/22/2013 12:00:00 PM
  89. Discovering Species - Just a Click Away



    Released: 4/18/2013 8:00:00 AM
  90. New Map Sharpens View of African Ecosystems



    Released: 4/11/2013 12:49:00 PM
  91. New Sea-Level-Rise Modeling Forecasts Major Climate Impact to Low-Lying Pacific Islands



    Released: 4/11/2013 12:00:00 PM
  92. President's 2014 USGS Budget Proposal Strengthens Science



    Released: 4/10/2013 2:30:00 PM
  93. Texas and New York New Maps Posted



    Released: 4/9/2013 8:00:00 AM
  94. Interior Releases Progress Report on National Water Census



    Released: 4/3/2013 4:15:48 PM
  95. USGS Finds No Influence of Oil Platforms on Contaminant Levels in California Fishes



    Released: 4/2/2013 5:09:17 PM
  96. Tiny Grazers Play Key Role in Marine Ecosystem Health



    Released: 4/2/2013 9:00:00 AM
  97. Crowd-Sourcing the Nation: Using Volunteers for Enhanced Data Collection



    Released: 4/1/2013 6:41:01 PM
  98. 25 Years Monitoring Alaska Volcanoes



    Released: 4/1/2013 1:00:00 PM
  99. Proximity to Coal-Tar-Sealed Pavement Raises Risk of Cancer, Study Finds



    Released: 3/28/2013 10:10:00 AM
  100. First Images Released From Newest Earth Observation Satellite



    Released: 3/21/2013 12:01:00 PM
  101. New Water-Quality Test May Prevent Unnecessary Beach Closures



    Released: 3/18/2013 3:31:23 PM
  102. USGS Estimates 162 Billion Short Tons of Recoverable Coal in the Powder River Basin



    Released: 2/26/2013 2:00:00 PM
  103. Stay Current on Your Rivers with USGS WaterNow



    Released: 2/26/2013 10:00:00 AM
  104. Earthquake Catastrophes and Fatalities Projected to Rise in Populous 21st Century



    Released: 2/20/2013 1:00:00 PM
  105. New Maps Provide Crucial Information for Water Managers



    Released: 2/19/2013 12:00:00 PM
  106. Interior Prepares to Conduct Landsat 8 Scientific Programs After Successful Launch of Latest Earth-Observing Satellite



    Released: 2/11/2013 3:00:00 PM
  107. U.S. Nonfuel Mineral Production Increases for Third Straight Year



    Released: 2/7/2013 7:15:09 AM
  108. World's Oldest-Known Wild Bird Hatches Another Chick



    Released: 2/4/2013 4:33:23 PM
  109. Kansas and Oklahoma Lead Round 2



    Released: 1/31/2013 9:51:47 AM
  110. USGS-NOAA: Climate Change Impacts to U.S. Coasts Threaten Public Health, Safety and Economy



    Released: 1/28/2013 1:00:00 PM
  111. 2013 Gannett Award



    Released: 1/16/2013 10:57:11 AM
  112. Global Warming May Have Severe Consequences for Rare Haleakala Silverswords



    Released: 1/15/2013 1:30:00 PM
  113. App-lifying and Enhancing USGS Earth Science Data



    Released: 1/9/2013 10:00:00 AM

 

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