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Date published: February 9, 2017

New National Map Corps Editor Available

Participation in The National Map Corps made easier for citizen scientists.

Date published: February 8, 2017

Imagery Services Update to The National Map

The USGS announces the sunset of National Map High Resolution Orthoimagery Data and Service

Date published: January 1, 2017

TNMCorps Newsletter - January 2017

The National Map Corps January 2017 Newsletter (Vol. 3, Issue 1) is now available.  

Date published: November 29, 2016

USGS Support to the Department of Defense - U.S. Northern Command

USGS has many partnerships, both foreign and domestic, that enhance our science capabilities, provide needed support to others, and expand our ability to serve the global community.  One little-known partnership that serves both foreign and domestic needs is the USGS science support to the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) - U.S. Northern Command (USNORTHCOM).  

Date published: November 1, 2016

TNMCorps Newsletter - November 2016

The National Map Corps November 2016 Newsletter (Vol. 2, Issue 5) is now available. 

Date published: November 1, 2016

USGS National Map Orthoimagery Map Services Transition and Other Map Service Changes

As part of The National Map transition to cloud hosting, several of the National Map NAIP Orthoimagery Services will be provided under new URLs.

Date published: September 22, 2016

The National Map Corps Mapping Challenge

Results of the Pennsylvania and New York Law Enforcement Mapping Challenges Released

Date published: September 21, 2016

New USGS Maps for NC and TN Show National Park Visitor Centers and Other Features

Newly released US Topo maps are now available and for the first time, the maps covering Great Smoky Mountains National Park display trails, campgrounds, visitor centers, boundaries and other visitor information in a national park.

Date published: September 5, 2016

EarthWord–Lidar

It’s not a radar for liars, it’s this week’s Earthword...

Date published: September 1, 2016

TNMCorps Newsletter - September 2016

The National Map Corps September 2016 Newsletter (Vol. 2, Issue 4) is now available.  

Date published: August 25, 2016

USGS Employee Earns Top Honor

Calvin Meyer, of the USGS National Geospatial Technical Operations Center, receives Interior Department‘s Customer Service Award

Date published: August 18, 2016

Story Map - Topographic Maps for the Nation

The USGS National Geospatial Program has released an interactive Story Map giving viewers an overview of the US Topo map program