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We offer all of our news releases through email subscription or RSS.

  • If you subscribe via RSS, you will receive a notification immediately when a release is posted for that option. Immediate notification will depend on your RSS reader settings.
  • If subscribing by email, you will receive an email notification one time each day between 11am and 1pm (local time). For more immediate notification, subscribe via RSS.
  • NOTE: If you subscribe to multiple categories using the email option, you may receive multiple versions of the same news item if it's sent to more than one category.


This is every single release we post regardless of the type of the release. If you want it all, here it is.

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Includes releases about ecosystems, plants, animals, and wildlife health.

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Climate Change

Includes releases about global warming, carbon storage, and sea level rise.

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Data, Tools and Technology

Includes releases about new data sets, websites, hardware and software advancements, etc.

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Includes releases about energy.

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Environmental Health

Includes releases about contaminants, and toxics.

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Mapping, Remote Sensing, and Geospatial Data

Includes releases about topographic maps, The National Map, remote sensing, geography, and GIS.

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Includes releases about minerals.

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Natural Hazards

Includes releases about earthquakes, landslides, volcanoes, etc.

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Planetary Science

Includes releases astrogeology, geomagnetism, etc.

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Includes releases about floods, droughts, water quality, and oceans.

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Additional News of Interest

National Releases

Releases covering significant science that is of large geographic, or national interest. Does not include state or technical releases.

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Technical Announcements

Announces new scientific methods or findings that are technical in nature and of interest to trade journals.

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Employees in the News

Includes releases about employees being recognized for scientific achievements and awards, and personnel announcements about USGS leadership positions.

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Each subscription will contain any USGS releases (e.g., national, state, technical) related to that particular state.

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