Data and Tools

Science Datasets

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.

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Date published: January 8, 2018

Science to Inform Management of Floodplain Conservation Lands under Non-Stationary Conditions

Metrics for characterizing depth, extent, frequency, duration, and timing of inundation through through cloud-based interactive maps for use by flood plain managers.

Date published: January 8, 2018

The thermal regime and species composition of fish and invertebrates in Kelly Warm Spring, Grand Teton National Park, WY-Data

Thermal regime and relative abundance of native and non-native fish and invertebrates within Kelly Warm Spring and Savage Ditch, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.

Date published: January 4, 2018

Tualatin River Basin Water-Quality Samples

Real-time compilation of water quality samples for Tualatin River Basin from USGS National Water Information System (NWIS).

Date published: January 1, 2018

List of Species Affected by H5N1 (Avian Influenza)

List of species affected by H5N1 avian influenza (excel file).

Date published: December 29, 2017

Multibeam and multichannel sparker seismic-reflection data between Cross Sound and Dixon Entrance, offshore southeastern Alaska, collected from 2016-05-17 to 2016-06-12 during field activity 2016-625-FA

Multibeam bathymetry and multichannel sparker seismic relfection data collected along the Queen Charlotte-Fairweather Fault between Icy Point and Dixon Entrance, offshore southeastern Alaska from 2016-05-17 to 2016-06-12.

Date published: December 20, 2017

Water Surface Images of Willow Creek Reservoir in Heppner, Oregon (2015 and 2016)

A camera was deployed to monitor cyanobacterial surface blooms occurring in Willow Creek Reservoir in Heppner, Oregon. The camera was positioned above the water and facing downwards to achieve the desired contrast in colors.

Date published: December 19, 2017

Global Distribution of Selected Mines, Deposits, and Districts of Critical Minerals

The point and polygon layers within this geodatabase present the global distribution of selected mineral resource features (deposits, mines, districts, mineral regions) for 22 minerals or mineral commodities considered critical to the economy and security of the United States as of 2017 (Sb, Ba, Be, CO, F, Ga, Ge, C, Hf, In, Li, Mn, Nb, PGE, REE, Re, Se, Ta, Te, Sn, Ti, V, Zr).

Date published: December 19, 2017

Simulated Groundwater-Contributing Areas to Selected Streams, Ponds, Coastal Water Bodies, and Production Wells, Plymouth-Carver Region and Cape Cod, Massachusetts

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) assisted the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) with the Massachusetts Estuary Project (MEP), by delineating groundwater-contributing areas to various hydrologic features including ponds, streams, and coastal water bodies, throughout southeastern Massachusetts.

Date published: December 19, 2017

Lake Mohave Water-Quality Data Water Years 2013-16

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Water-Quality Data, Lake Mohave, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Years 2013-16.

Date published: December 19, 2017

Boulder Basin Water-Quality Data Water Years 2011-16

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Water-Quality Data, Boulder Basin, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Years 2011-16.

Date published: December 19, 2017

Boulder Basin Meteorological Data Water Years 2013-17

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Meteorological Data, Boulder Basin, Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona, Water Years 2013-17.

Date published: December 19, 2017

Overton Arm Meteorological Data Water Years 2005-09

Quality-Assured U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)  Meteorological Data (Averaged Hourly), Overton Arm, Water Years 2005-09.