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Grinnell Glacier from Mount Gould animation
December 31, 2018

Grinnell Glacier from Mount Gould animation

Grinnell Glacier from Mount Gould animation.

Image of scientist setting up a radar system in Colorado to test its efficacy in detecting birds and bats flying towards turbine
August 1, 2018

Setting up radar system near a wind energy field in Colorado.

Image of scientist setting up a radar system in Colorado to test its efficacy in detecting birds and bats flying towards spinning wind turbines.

Swiftcurrent Glacier from lookout animation
July 27, 2018

Swiftcurrent Glacier from Lookout animation

Swiftcurrent Glacier from lookout animation

Grinnell Glacier from Mount Gould - 2015
July 27, 2018

Grinnell Glacier from Mount Gould - 2015

Grinnell Glacier from the summit of Mt. Gould, 9/25/2015. Repeat of Hileman, 1938 image.

July 19, 2018

Drilling an Ice Core

Researchers start drilling an ice core in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.

Animated gif of Grinnell Glacier Rdige 1910 - 2017
June 15, 2018

Grinnell Glacier Ridge animation

Animated gif of Grinnell Glacier Rdige 1910 - 2017

USGS scientist using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
May 30, 2018

USGS scientist using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

USGS scientist Todd Preston using an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV).  USGS is actively exploring the use of small unmanned aerial system (aka drones) for scientific data collection and testing whether or not they are useful in monitoring wildlife. These systems have proven their utility in military reconnaissance missions and are now finding a second life in scientific

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March 22, 2018

PubTalk 3/2018 - Snow & Avalanche Science

Title: Snow and Avalanche Science - Highlights of applied avalanche research and forecasting

  • Avalanches impact transportation corridors, with subsequent economic ramifications, including the Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park.
  • Large magnitude avalanches affect the landscape creating new habitat for flora and fauna.
  • Dendrochronology
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The responses of pikas and marmots to weather and snowpack dynamics have been species-specific.
March 6, 2018

Responses of pikas and marmots to weather and snowpack dynamics.

The responses of pikas and marmots to weather and snowpack dynamics have been species-specific.   

Asian carp removal in Missouri
February 23, 2018

Asian Carp Removal in Missouri

In 2018, USGS and partners completed an incredible feat against a harmful aquatic invasive species when over 240,000 pounds of invasive Silver Carp and Bighead Carp were removed from Creve Coeur Lake in Maryland Heights, Missouri.

This image shows the perimeter of Sperry Glacier in Glacier National Park in 1966,1998, 2005, and 2015.
December 31, 2017

Sperry Glacier perimeter: 1966,1998, 2005, 2015.

This image shows the perimeter of Sperry Glacier in Glacier National Park in 1966,1998, 2005, and 2015. 

This image shows the perimeter of Chaney Glacier in Glacier National Park in 1966, 1998, 2005, and 2015.
December 31, 2017

Chaney Glacier perimeter: 1966, 1998, 2005, 2015.

This image shows the perimeter of Chaney Glacier in Glacier National Park in 1966, 1998, 2005, and 2015.