Data and Tools
Biology and Ecosystems Datasets
Mapping, Remote Sensing, and Geospatial Data
The data collected and the techniques used by USGS scientists should conform to or reference national and international standards and protocols if they exist and when they are relevant and appropriate. For datasets of a given type, and if national or international metadata standards exist, the data are indexed with metadata that facilitates access and integration.
USGS earthquake data including real-time and historic earthquake catalogs, GIS data, hazards, and more.
The North American Bird Phenology Program was a network of volunteer observers who recorded information on first arrival dates, maximum abundance, and departure dates of migratory birds across North America. Active between 1880 and 1970, the program exists now as a historic collection of six million migration card observations.
USGS software for landslide assessments and modeling that include SLAMMER, TRIGRS, PTCOUNT and more.
Find the scientific names of species by their popular names or vice-versa.
A quick-reference selection of Natural Hazards resources, including links available through the USGS and products or publications
This site provides data and tools to help answer the question of how well we are protecting common plants and animals (GAP Analysis). Choose a state or the entire United States. Download data for land cover, species, protected areas and more or view online, using the interactive GAP Data Viewers.
It aims at providing a unified system of space data acquisition and delivery to those affected by natural or manmade disasters through Authorized Users. Each member agency has committed resources to support the provisions of the Charter and thus is helping to mitigate the effects of disasters on human life and property.
Provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the United States and its territories.
DOI has a department-wide policy relating to emergency management that can be referenced in the Department's Manual in Series: 41-EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT (Parts 900-910).
Provides soil data and information produced by the National Cooperative Soil Survey.
Zoom in on an area to view all seismic network operation stations on the interactive map.
This tool produces and provides information on the characteristics, extent, and status of the Nation's wetlands and deepwater habitats and other wildlife habitats.