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What are the different USGS publication series?

The primary USGS publication series include:

  • Fact Sheet (for general audiences)
  • General Information Product  (for general audiences)
  • Circular (for general audiences)
  • Professional Paper
  • Scientific Investigations Report
  • Scientific Investigations Map
  • Data Series
  • Techniques and Methods
  • Open-File Report

Learn more: USGS Manual: USGS Publication series