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Date published: December 5, 2019

Airplane to Make Low-Level Flights Over Parts of the Eastern Mojave Desert, California and Nevada

For about two months, starting around December 7, 2019, an airplane operated under contract to the USGS will be making low-level flights over parts of the eastern Mojave Desert.

Date published: December 2, 2019

Powell Center Events at AGU

The Powell Center will be at AGU! 

Date published: December 2, 2019

Freshwater flows to Bay highest in 82 years of monitoring

Bay Journal — by Karl Blankenship — December 02, 2019

Date published: November 27, 2019

TNMCorps Newsletter - November 2019

The National Map Corps November 2019 Newsletter (Vol. 5, Issue 5) is now available.

Date published: November 12, 2019

Mapping Challenge Results: Cemeteries in Calhoun, Jackson, and Kalamazoo Counties, MI

This challenge is now complete!!  Thank you to everyone who contributed!  Here is a time lapse of our volunteer contributions for this challenge:

Date published: November 12, 2019

Celebrating 10 years

The National Geospatial Technical Operations Centers in Rolla, Missouri and Lakewood, Colorado are celebrating the 10th Anniversary of their current organizational structure on November 13, 2019. 

Date published: November 6, 2019

NEW Mapping Challenge!! City/Town Halls in Michigan

City/town halls are now being added to upcoming revisions of US Topo maps!  Our volunteers have been steadily collecting these structures in the eastern states, however...

Date published: November 6, 2019

Mapping Challenge Results: Schools in Wayne Co, MI

This challenge is now complete!!  Thank you to everyone who contributed!  Here are the summary results and a time lapse of our volunteer contributions for this challenge.

Date published: November 5, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay gets some good news

EARTH Magazine — by Mary Caperton Morton — November 4, 2019

Date published: November 4, 2019

FINISHED!! Cemeteries in Calhoun, Jackson, and Kalamazoo Counties, Michigan

This challenge is now COMPLETE! Thank you to everyone to participated!

Date published: October 24, 2019

NEW!! Interactive Web Map for the TNMCorps Mapping Challenges!

Some of our tried and true editors have probably noticed that our recent mapping challenges have not been accompanied by an interactive web map.  This is because we've been busy behind the scenes working on a new platform for the Interactive Challenge Map.  

The wait is over and the moment is finally here!  Announcing our new Interactive Challenge Map!

Date published: October 24, 2019

FINISHED!! Mapping Challenge for Schools in Wayne Co, MI

This challenge is now CLOSED!  Thank you to all who contributed!