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News Releases from 2014

  1. Loon Migration Underway, Prompted by Frigid Temperatures



    Released: 11/20/2014 1:00:00 PM
  2. "Teddy Bear" Unlikely to Go Extinct



    Released: 11/19/2014 9:00:00 AM
  3. USGS-NASA Award Recognizes Innovations in Earth Observation



    Released: 11/18/2014 4:00:00 PM
  4. Southern Beaufort Sea Polar Bear Population Declined in the 2000s



    Released: 11/17/2014 12:00:00 PM
  5. USGS Assesses Current Groundwater-Quality Conditions in the Williston Basin Oil Production Area



    Released: 11/17/2014 10:00:00 AM
  6. Who Will Come to Your Bird Feeder in 2075?



    Released: 11/5/2014 2:06:45 PM
  7. National Water-Use at Lowest Levels since before 1970



    Released: 11/5/2014 9:16:23 AM
  8. USGS and Canada Reach Confluence in Monitoring Streamflow



    Released: 11/4/2014 7:56:00 AM
  9. New Maine Maps Feature National Scenic Trails



    Released: 10/27/2014 10:00:00 AM
  10. Revised Alabama Maps Feature New Design



    Released: 10/22/2014 10:00:00 AM
  11. Interior, Agriculture Departments Partner to Measure Conservation Impacts on Water Quality



    Released: 10/21/2014 9:57:28 AM
  12. Seismometers to Measure DC Shaking



    Released: 10/14/2014 11:00:00 AM
  13. Wind Turbine or Tree? Certain Bats Might Not Know



    Released: 9/29/2014 3:17:01 PM
  14. Past, Present and Future Climates Go Hand in Hand with Tribes



    Released: 9/25/2014 2:38:54 PM
  15. Captive Whooping Cranes Released Into the Wild



    Released: 9/23/2014 2:18:19 PM
  16. We Will Rock You - Geologic Map Day



    Released: 9/23/2014 9:00:00 AM
  17. Streamgages Measure Drought, Earthquake Impacts on Water



    Released: 9/16/2014 2:00:00 PM
  18. Media Advisory: USGS to Host Congressional Briefing: #StrongAfterSandy--The Science Supporting the Department of the Interior's Response



    Released: 9/15/2014 11:06:56 AM
  19. New Oregon Maps Feature National Scenic Trails



    Released: 9/15/2014 11:00:00 AM
  20. 20-Year Study Shows Levels of Pesticides Still a Concern for Aquatic Life in U.S. Rivers and Streams



    Released: 9/11/2014 8:30:00 AM
  21. Ocean Warming Affecting Florida Reefs



    Released: 9/9/2014 2:22:45 PM
  22. Research Shows Historic Decline in Pacific Walrus Population



    Released: 9/8/2014 1:00:00 PM
  23. Media Advisory: Earthquake 101: Resources for Reporting on Earthquakes



    Released: 9/4/2014 5:32:47 PM
  24. Pollutant Risk Changes When Bugs Take Flight



    Released: 9/4/2014 1:55:41 PM
  25. National Scenic Trails Added to Revised Michigan Maps



    Released: 9/4/2014 9:00:00 AM
  26. Media Advisory: Washington Governor Jay Inslee to Speak About Building Resilience at the Pacific Northwest Climate Science Conference



    Released: 9/3/2014 7:36:19 AM
  27. Avian Flu in Seals Could Infect People



    Released: 9/3/2014 5:00:00 AM
  28. Media Advisory: Officials, Scientists to Dedicate Showcase Gage on Rapid Creek



    Released: 9/2/2014 11:15:00 AM
  29. Tuesday Midday Update on South Napa Earthquake



    Released: 8/26/2014 7:52:37 PM
  30. Update on the Magnitude 6 South Napa Earthquake of August 24, 2014



    Released: 8/25/2014 3:03:16 PM
  31. Natural Methane Seepage on U.S. Atlantic Ocean Margin Widespread



    Released: 8/25/2014 9:10:45 AM
  32. A Decade of Water Science: USGS Helps Assess Water Resources in Afghanistan



    Released: 8/19/2014 8:37:32 AM
  33. Recent Chilean Earthquakes Signal Potential for Similar Future Events



    Released: 8/13/2014 1:30:00 PM
  34. Arizona's Santa Cruz River Chronicled in New Environmental History



    Released: 8/13/2014 9:22:19 AM
  35. USGS Science at Ecological Society of America's Conference: From Climate Change to Fire, Drought, and Wind Energy



    Released: 8/11/2014 10:27:37 AM
  36. Revised Arkansas and South Carolina Maps Feature New Design



    Released: 8/6/2014 9:00:00 AM
  37. Earthquake Plot Thickens in Pacific Northwest



    Released: 7/30/2014 3:00:00 PM
  38. Nesting Gulf Sea Turtles Feed in Waters Filled With Threats



    Released: 7/30/2014 2:29:57 PM
  39. Take a Trip to the Islands



    Released: 7/30/2014 9:00:00 AM
  40. Streamflow Increasing in Eastern Missouri River Basin, Decreasing Elsewhere



    Released: 7/28/2014 1:06:44 PM
  41. Scientists Predict Massive Urban Growth, Creation of 'Megalopolis' in Southeast in Next 45 Years



    Released: 7/28/2014 10:10:00 AM
  42. Climate Change Could Alter Range of Caribou and May Impact Hunters' Access



    Released: 7/24/2014 1:00:00 PM
  43. Insecticides Similar to Nicotine Widespread in Midwest



    Released: 7/24/2014 10:00:00 AM
  44. Media Advisory: USGS to Host Congressional Briefing: Safer Communities, Stronger Economies - in 3D



    Released: 7/22/2014 1:00:00 PM
  45. What's the Deal with 3DEP?



    Released: 7/17/2014 10:00:00 AM
  46. USGS Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Water Resources Research Act



    Released: 7/17/2014 7:00:00 AM
  47. New Global Geologic Map of Mars



    Released: 7/14/2014 11:00:00 AM
  48. Observing Polar Bears from Space



    Released: 7/9/2014 3:19:35 PM
  49. USGS Release: Large Rivers in U.S. are Becoming Less Acidic



    Released: 7/7/2014 8:26:53 AM
  50. Training International Volcano Scientists and Saving Lives Worldwide



    Released: 7/2/2014 6:00:00 PM
  51. Carbon Storage in U.S. Eastern Ecosystems Helps Counter Greenhouse Gas Emissions Contributing to Climate Change



    Released: 6/25/2014 4:33:54 PM
  52. Visualize This: Carbon Storage Tool for Now and the Future



    Released: 6/25/2014 11:00:00 AM
  53. NOAA, Partners Predict an Average 'Dead Zone' for Gulf of Mexico; Slightly Above-average Hypoxia in Chesapeake Bay



    Released: 6/24/2014 2:05:00 PM
  54. Reservoirs Affect the Movement of Carbon in Large Rivers of the Central and Western United States



    Released: 6/16/2014 12:47:48 PM
  55. Austin Coal-Tar Sealant Ban Leads to Decline in PAHs



    Released: 6/16/2014 11:00:00 AM
  56. Human Activities Increase Salt Content in Many of the Nation's Streams



    Released: 6/16/2014 9:18:36 AM
  57. Through the Eyes of a Polar Bear



    Released: 6/6/2014 10:38:52 AM
  58. Discover the Northwest with Revised Montana Maps



    Released: 6/4/2014 9:00:00 AM
  59. Ultra-violet Light Works as Screening Tool for Bats with White-nose Syndrome.



    Released: 5/29/2014 10:00:00 AM
  60. Hurricane Sandy Impacts Did Not Contribute to Subsequent Storm Flooding



    Released: 5/27/2014 11:00:00 AM
  61. Climate Change Accelerates Hybridization between Native and Invasive Species of Trout



    Released: 5/25/2014 12:00:00 PM
  62. Genetic Analysis Reveals Fish Eggs Found in Upper Mississippi River are not Asian Carp



    Released: 5/22/2014 2:00:00 PM
  63. Revised North Dakota, Delaware and Maryland Maps Feature New Design



    Released: 5/22/2014 9:30:00 AM
  64. Global Platinum-Group Resources Estimated at More than 150K Metric Tons



    Released: 5/15/2014 9:00:00 AM
  65. Meeting the Elevation Needs of the Nation



    Released: 5/14/2014 11:00:00 AM
  66. Coral Reefs are Critical for Risk Reduction & Adaptation



    Released: 5/13/2014 12:00:00 PM
  67. Record Number of Oklahoma Tremors Raises Possibility of Damaging Earthquakes



    Released: 5/5/2014 11:30:00 AM
  68. Groovy Turtles' Genes to Aid in Their Rescue



    Released: 5/5/2014 8:41:11 AM
  69. Revised West Virginia, New Jersey and Georgia Maps Feature New Design



    Released: 4/24/2014 9:00:00 AM
  70. USGS Webinar: Using The National Map Services to Enable your Web and Mobile Mapping Efforts



    Released: 4/17/2014 10:00:00 AM
  71. Elevated Levels of Mercury Found in Fish in Western U.S. National Parks



    Released: 4/16/2014 11:40:15 AM
  72. Lack of Vitamin B1 Killing Great Lakes Fish



    Released: 4/16/2014 9:00:00 AM
  73. Oyster Aquaculture Could Significantly Improve Potomac River Estuary Water Quality



    Released: 4/9/2014 10:00:00 AM
  74. Sea Otters Can Get the Flu, Too



    Released: 4/8/2014 12:45:13 PM
  75. Media Advisory: Congressional Briefing on Nutrients and Pesticides in the Nation's Rivers and Streams



    Released: 4/8/2014 9:00:00 AM
  76. A Few Winners, But Many More Losers



    Released: 4/7/2014 11:00:00 AM
  77. Nation's Authoritative Land Cover Map New and Improved



    Released: 4/7/2014 8:48:38 AM
  78. East Poplar Brine-Contaminated Groundwater Plumes Continue to Move



    Released: 4/2/2014 11:00:00 AM
  79. No Foolin' -- You Can Contribute to National Mapping



    Released: 4/1/2014 9:00:00 AM
  80. Prior Great Earthquakes Unveiled at the Western Edge of the 1964 Alaska Rupture



    Released: 3/27/2014 2:28:32 PM
  81. Scientists Study Effects of Water Released Across U.S.-Mexico Border



    Released: 3/27/2014 1:00:00 PM
  82. New Utah Maps and Road Provider



    Released: 3/25/2014 9:00:00 AM
  83. Post-Fire Stabilization Seedings Have Not Developed Into Sage-grouse Habitat



    Released: 3/24/2014 9:34:33 AM
  84. The Science Behind the 1964 Great Alaska Earthquake and Tsunami



    Released: 3/20/2014 1:00:00 PM
  85. North Atlantic May Be a New Route for Spread of Avian Flu to North America



    Released: 3/19/2014 5:10:00 PM
  86. Bighorn Sheep on A Desert Island: Been There, Dung That



    Released: 3/19/2014 5:05:00 PM
  87. Invasive Burmese Pythons Are Good Navigators and Can Find Their Way Home



    Released: 3/19/2014 8:00:00 AM
  88. Value of U.S. Mineral Production Decreased in 2013



    Released: 3/14/2014 9:00:00 AM
  89. Parasite in Live Asian Swamp Eels May Cause Human Illness



    Released: 3/12/2014 4:52:35 PM
  90. Asian Carp Eggs Found Near Lynxville, Wisc.



    Released: 3/11/2014 3:14:29 PM
  91. "Ultra Marathon Champion" Bird May Plan Flights Based on Weather Across Pacific



    Released: 3/11/2014 1:00:00 PM
  92. Amazon Carbon Dynamics: Understanding the Photosynthesis-Climate Link



    Released: 3/11/2014 1:00:00 PM
  93. New Maps of Afghanistan Provide "Fingerprint" of Natural Resources



    Released: 3/10/2014 10:00:00 AM
  94. 2011 Oklahoma Induced Earthquake May Have Triggered Larger Quake



    Released: 3/6/2014 5:00:00 PM
  95. Global Undiscovered Copper Resources Estimated at 3.5 Billion Metric Tons



    Released: 3/6/2014 11:30:00 AM
  96. President's 2015 Budget Proposes $1.1 Billion for the USGS



    Released: 3/4/2014 3:21:16 PM
  97. 25 Years After the Exxon Valdez, Sea Otter Population at Pre-Spill Levels



    Released: 2/28/2014 11:00:00 AM
  98. The National Map and National Atlas Merge



    Released: 2/28/2014 11:00:00 AM
  99. Burmese Pythons Pose Little Risk to People in Everglades



    Released: 2/27/2014 2:30:00 PM
  100. Pollutants Pose Threat to Mekong River Residents



    Released: 2/27/2014 11:30:00 AM
  101. Barred Owls Ousting Spotted Owls in the Pacific Northwest



    Released: 2/24/2014 11:25:09 AM
  102. Media Advisory: USGS to Host Congressional Briefing: Earthquake Science and Remaining Mysteries



    Released: 2/20/2014 11:20:00 AM
  103. Linking U.S. and Canadian Border Waters



    Released: 2/19/2014 9:00:00 AM
  104. First Global Geologic Map of Largest Moon in the Solar System Details an Icy World



    Released: 2/12/2014 12:00:00 PM
  105. Identifying Bats By Sound



    Released: 2/12/2014 9:30:00 AM
  106. National Scenic Trails Added to Washington State Maps



    Released: 2/12/2014 9:00:00 AM
  107. New Tool Available to Help Track Spilled Oil



    Released: 2/6/2014 1:30:10 PM
  108. Threat of Earthquakes Occurring in Central United States Still Alive



    Released: 1/23/2014 2:00:00 PM
  109. Latest Idaho and New Mexico Quads Available



    Released: 1/22/2014 8:00:00 AM
  110. Large Old Trees Grow Fastest, Storing More Carbon



    Released: 1/15/2014 1:00:00 PM
  111. The Connected Consequences of River Dams



    Released: 1/9/2014 1:51:36 PM
  112. Climate Change Could Negatively Affect Chase Lake Pelican Population



    Released: 1/8/2014 5:15:00 PM
  113. Earthquake Events on Par For 2013



    Released: 1/8/2014 3:37:55 PM
  114. New Sensor Network to Detail Virginia Earthquakes



    Released: 1/8/2014 3:00:00 PM

 

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