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Date published: July 12, 2021

USGS Geospatial Information Response Team (GIRT) earns 2021 Esri SAG Award

The USGS, Geospatial Information Response Team has been selected to receive a Special Achievement in GIS Award at the 2021 Esri worldwide User’s Conference.

Date published: July 9, 2021

Examples of How Landsat Supports Great Lakes Restoration

Thousands of years ago, the receding Laurentide Ice Sheet gave North America a gift: five large lakes.

Date published: July 8, 2021

Study of California Blue Oak Decline During Drought Draws Interest

A study published June 29, 2021 in the journal Frontiers in Climate, titled “Hotter Drought Escalates Tree Cover Declines in Blue Oak Woodlands of California,” by four EROS scientists, already has been attracting attention.

Date published: July 8, 2021

Get Crafty with Landsat!

NASA Invites You to Create Landsat-Inspired Arts and Crafts

Date published: July 7, 2021

ESPA now includes Collection 2 Spectral Indices and Services

A new software release to the EROS Science Processing Architecture (ESPA) On Demand Interface includes Landsat Collection 2 spectral indices and services.

Date published: July 7, 2021

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge Summary Results for City / Town Hall Structures in IN

Summary statistics are now available for this challenge. Thanks again to everyone who contributed!

Date published: July 1, 2021

New Data Access Tool Offers Faster, More User-Friendly Landsat Experience

LandsatLook 2.0 Viewer Optimized for Users of Commercial Cloud

Date published: July 1, 2021

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge Summary Results for Law Enforcement Structures in AR

Summary statistics are now available for this challenge. Thanks again to everyone who contributed!

Date published: July 1, 2021

FINISHED!! TNMCorps Mapping Challenge for City / Town Halls in IN

This challenge is now complete! Thank you to everyone who contributed!

June 30, 2021

Chesapeake Bay Activities Newsletter May-June 2021

The USGS provides research and monitoring to better understand and restore the Chesapeake Bay and its watershed. Our technical reports and journal articles, which we translate into science summaries, provide the findings used by federal, state, and local decisionmakers to inform restoration and conservation decisions. Here are some recent highlights.

Learn more about USGS Chesapeake Bay activities

Date published: June 25, 2021

July 14, 2021 CDI Monthly Meeting

The July 2021 Monthly Virtual Meeting will feature presentations on FAIR geophysical data and lessons for developing decision support tools.