Land use change
Effect of changing land use patterns on ecological systems.
- Sense of place: a place-based approach to science for land management [More info]
- Examples of on-site, place-focused research programs using USGS scientists in land management projects.
- Water science for schools: water quality [More info]
- Educational site for elementary school students on water quality with links to related topics including pesticides in ground water, kid's view, urbanization and water and others.