News

Technical Announcements

Explore the technical news that focuses on data, methodologies, and more.

Subscribe
Filter Total Items: 193
USGS logo
October 31, 2016

Working together to advance international coordination of Earth observation programs

USGS: Science for a changing world
October 27, 2016

In partnership with the Federal Advisory Committee on Water Information

EDMAP student participants in the field, 2015
October 18, 2016

Calling all Earth Science professors conducting research or teaching geologic mapping. The USGS EDMAP Program is accepting funding proposals focusing on geologic mapping to support upper-level undergraduate and graduate students at their colleges or universities.

Photo of Flooding on Mississippi River in December 2015
October 13, 2016

An assessment of the flooding that occurred in the Meramec River Basin from December 2015–January 2016 is available in a new report from the U.S. Geological Survey. The report includes peak stages and streamflows, historical comparisons and flood-frequency statistics from the record flood.

Landsat 8 artist view
October 6, 2016

More data, better data, expanded applications

two men standing near a well. Truck-mounted rig and well head visible.
August 29, 2016

TECHNICAL ANNOUNCEMENT: Monitoring, verification and accounting are key parts to demonstrating the feasibility or success of integrated carbon capture and storage technologies.