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Outstanding in the Field Podcast

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Date published: October 6, 2021
Status: Active

Episode 9 - Biocrusts: Restoration from the Ground Up

In this episode of Outstanding in the Field we’ll be discussing tiny communities that are found on the surface of the soil in the harsh environments of cold and hot deserts. These often-overlooked communities are called biological soil crusts, or biocrusts for short, and USGS scientists at the Southwest Biological Science Center have been studying them for quite a while.

Date published: October 28, 2020
Status: Active

Episode 6 - Sandbars and Vegetation in Grand Canyon

In this episode of Outstanding in the Field, we are talking about beaches in a place that most people probably would not think of—the Grand Canyon. USGS scientists at the Southwest Biological Science...

Date published: October 7, 2019
Status: Active

Episode 5 - Fish in Grand Canyon

In this episode of Outstanding in the Field, you will learn about the one-of-a-kind native fish species that call the Grand Canyon segment of the Colorado River home and the USGS science that is...

Date published: April 12, 2019
Status: Active

Episode 2 - Citizen Science

This episode of Outstanding in the Field is our first to highlight USGS science along the Colorado River as we celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Powell Expedition, an exploration of the Green and...