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Memorial to Jack B. Epstein (1935-2020)

Recently, the Florence Bascom Geoscience Center, USGS lost Jack Epstein, a colleague, mentor, and friend. Here is a fitting tribute and memorial to...

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National Preparedness Month 2020: Landslides and Sinkholes

Natural hazards have the potential to impact a majority of Americans every year. USGS science provides part of the foundation for emergency...

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Floodplain Ecosystem Service Mapper Released

The Floodplain Ecosystem Service Mapper is a web application that displays field site data and lidar-derived floodplain and stream channel geomorphic...

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - March 11, 2020

Please join us for a guest presentation by William Burton and Graham Lederer on Wednesday, March 11. They will be discussing some of John Wesley...

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - October 3, 2019

Please join us for a guest presentation by Dr. Amy Myrbo on Thursday, October 3rd. She will be discussing the dangers of sulfate to wild rice and...

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - September 10, 2019

Please join us on September 10th as Randall Orndorff discusses the North American Stratigraphic Code.

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - September 3, 2019

Please join us for a guest presentation by Louise M. Farquharson on Tuesday, September 3rd. She will be discussing the mechanisms of widespread...

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Rising Sea Levels Could Accelerate Florida Bay Mangrove Loss

USGS scientists look to the past to learn about the future of Florida mangroves

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - August 1, 2019

Please join us for a guest presentation by Emiliano G. Santin on Thursday, August 1st. 

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - July 16, 2019

Please join us for a guest presentation by Josh Rosera on Wednesday, July 16th. 

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Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Seminar Series - July 10, 2019

Please join us for a guest presentation by Marguerite Toscano on Wednesday, July 10th. 

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The 1st Annual Florence Bascom Geoscience Center Big Science Blowout

This year, the Florence Bascom Geoscience Center is proud to announce it's first annual Big Science Blowout. Team members will have the opportunity to...

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