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: September 1, 2013

Official Recognized Zones of Pacific Marine and Estuarine Fish Habitat Partnership, 2013

This shapefile defines the two distinct zones within the 2013 boundary of the Pacific Marine and Estuarine Fish Habitat Partnership (PMEP), a recognized Fish Habitat Partnership (FHP) of the National Fish Habitat Partnership (NFHP). The two zones of the PMEP include the estuarine and marine nearshore complex (PMEP focus area, coastal subregions, and nearshore marine waters)

Date published: September 1, 2013

Official Recognized Boundary of Fishers & Farmers Partnership, 2013

This shapefile is the official boundary of the Fishers & Farmers Partnership. The boundary was originally developed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and was updated in 2013 to reflect revisions from the Fishers & Farmers Partnership, a recognized Fish Habitat Partnership (FHP) of the National Fish Habitat Partnership.

Date published: September 1, 2013

Official Recognized Boundary of Southeast Aquatic Resource Partnership with State Boundaries, 2013

This shapefile is the official boundary of the Southeast Aquatic Resource Partnership and includes state boundaries. The boundary was originally developed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and was updated in 2013 to reflect revisions from the Southeast Aquatic Resource Partnership, a recognized Fish Habitat Partnership (FHP) of the National Fish Habitat Partnership.

Date published: September 1, 2013

Official Recognized Focus Area of Pacific Marine and Estuarine Fish Habitat Partnership, 2013

This shapefile is the official focus area of the Pacific Marine and Estuarine Fish Habitat Partnership (PMEP), a recognized Fish Habitat Partnership (FHP) of the National Fish Habitat Partnership (NFHP). The focus area lays within the partnership's larger area of interest or 'geographic scope' within and offshore of the states of California, Oregon, and Washington. The f

Date published: September 1, 2013

Official Recognized Boundary of Matanuska Susitna Basin Salmon Habitat Partnership, 2013

This shapefile is the official boundary of the Matanuska Susitna Basin Salmon Habitat Partnership. The boundary was originally developed by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service and was updated in 2013 to reflect revisions from the Matanuska Susitna Basin Salmon Habitat Partnership, a recognized Fish Habitat Partnership (FHP) of the National Fish Habitat Partnership.

Date published: August 1, 2013

National Fish Habitat Partnership Data System

Version 3.0 of the NFHP Data System consists of data access and visualization tools and underlying data management tools and functions. The NFHP National Assessment Results Viewer allows users to visualize the primary results reported in Through a Fish's Eye: The Status of Fish Habitats in the United States 2010 at various spatial scales. It depicts the condition of stream and coastal habita...

Date published: August 1, 2013

National Fish Habitat Action Plan (NFHAP) 2010 HCI Scores and Human Disturbance Data for Hawaii Linked to NFHAP Catchments (developed using the 1:24,000 scale National Hydrography Dataset) VERSION 2.0

This shapefile contains sub-indices comprised of various anthropogenic land use/covers respresentative of the risk of potential habitat degradation to streams within the state of Hawaii. This file is an updated version of 'nfhap_hci_hawaii.shp' and incorporates the suggestion from the Hawaii Fish Habitat Partnership of removing trails and paths from the road network to help better represen...

Date published: June 14, 2013

Alaska Geochemical Database

Geochemical analyses of rock, sediment, soil, mineral, and heavy mineral concentrate samples in Alaska analyzed from 1962 through 2009.

Date published: June 1, 2013

Multi-stressor Predictive Models of Invertebrate Condition in the Corn Belt, U.S.A.

The data set includes the macroinvertebrate metrics calculated by IDAS software (Cuffney 2003, USGS OFR 03-172) for the Midwest Stream Quality Assessment (MSQA). Invert data is taxonomic data that has been summarized into variables called metrics that summarize various components of the taxonomic data. The original taxonomic data comes from USGS BioData.

Date published: May 1, 2013

National Fish Habitat Action Plan (NFHAP) 2010 Community Fish Data

This geodatabase contains a comparable set of community fish samples from 12 sources, spanning the conterminous United States. The data were compiled through efforts of Michigan State University for the 2010 National Fish Habitat Action Plan (NFHAP) and with support from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Aquatic GAP Program. All fish samp

Date published: April 25, 2013

The 2008 AFS Endangered Species Committee list of imperiled freshwater and diadromous fishes of North America

At this website, one can view lists of imperiled fishes by freshwater ecoregion, by state or province boundary, and plot distributions of imperiled fishes by ecoregions or political boundaries. Data file last updated 4/25/2013.

Date published: January 16, 2013

Groundwater Data for Sites in Eastern Columbia River Basin, CRB Stratigraphy Study

Groundwater data for sites in Eastern Columbia River Basin for the Columbia River Basalt Stratigraphy study.