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Date published: May 15, 2021
Status: Active

Alaska North Slope LiDAR

High-resolution light detection and ranging (lidar) elevation data were acquired along the north coast of Alaska between 2009 and 2012. The lidar acquisition, from Icy Cape, Alaska to the United States/Canadian border, comprised approximately 11,000 km2. The airborne lidar data were acquired in support of the U.S. Geological Survey...

Date published: January 10, 2020
Status: Completed

Eyes on Earth Episode 14 – Space Debris

Eyes on Earth is a podcast on remote sensing, Earth observation, land change and science, brought to you by the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center. In this episode, we hear about the challenges of space debris in Earth orbit.

Contacts: Janice Nelson
Date published: January 8, 2020
Status: Completed

Seismic Design Data Sets (Text file format)

Derived from USGS Hazard Data

Date published: January 6, 2020
Status: Completed

2002 United States (Lower 48) Seismic Hazard Long-term Model

Seismicity catalogs, gridded seismic hazard curve data, gridded ground motion data, and mapped gridded ground motion values are available for the 2002 National Seismic Hazard Model for the Conterminous U.S. Seismicity catalogs are available for the western U.S. (in Mw) and central and eastern U.S. (in mb).

Date published: December 31, 2019
Status: Active

California Seafloor Mapping Program mapping progress

Table shows USGS California Seafloor Mapping Program progress by block number, as of August 2019.

Date published: December 30, 2019
Status: Active

Eyes on Earth Episode 13 – Land Use

Eyes on Earth is a podcast on remote sensing, Earth observation, land change and science, brought to you by the USGS Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center. In this episode, we hear about how satellites are used to study changes in land use and its impacts.

Contacts: Janice Nelson
Date published: December 23, 2019
Status: Completed

2014 United States (Lower 48) Seismic Hazard Long-term Model

Seismicity catalogs, GIS shapefiles, gridded seismic hazard curve data, gridded ground motion data, and mapped gridded ground motion values are available for the 2014 National Seismic Hazard Model for the Conterminous U.S.

Date published: December 23, 2019
Status: Completed

2008 United States (Lower 48) Seismic Hazard Long-term Model

Seismicity catalogs, gridded seismic hazard curve data, gridded ground motion data, and mapped gridded ground motion values are available for the 2008 National Seismic Hazard Model for the Conterminous U.S.

Date published: December 19, 2019
Status: Completed

1996 United States (Lower 48) Seismic Hazard Long-term Model

Seismicity catalogs, gridded seismic hazard curve data, gridded ground motion data, and mapped gridded ground motion values are available for the 1996 National Seismic Hazard Model for the Conterminous U.S. Seismicity catalogs are available for the western U.S. (in Mw) and central and eastern U.S. (in mb).

Date published: December 19, 2019
Status: Completed

U.S. Seismic Hazard Maps – Hawaii

Seismic hazard maps for Hawaii.

Date published: December 17, 2019
Status: Active

Wyoming-Montana Stream Water-Quality Network - Water Year 2020

The USGS monitors stream water quality in Wyoming and Montana in cooperation with State, County, local, and other Federal agencies. Water-quality data for these sites are available from the USGS National Water Information System Web Mapper application in the form of an interactive map that can be accessed from the Data and Tools tab.

Date published: December 16, 2019
Status: Active

Using Video Imagery to Study Coastal Change: Santa Cruz Beaches

Two video cameras atop the Dream Inn hotel in Santa Cruz, California, overlook the coast in northern Monterey Bay. One camera looks eastward over Santa Cruz Main Beach and boardwalk, while the other looks southward over Cowells Beach. The cameras are part of the Remote Sensing Coastal Change project.