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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: February 4, 2021

EverWaders species distribution model development and output in the Greater Everglades from 2000-2009

Restoration of the Florida Everglades, a substantial wetland ecosystem within the United States, is one of the largest ongoing restoration projects in the world. Decision-makers and managers within the Everglades ecosystem rely on ecological models forecasting indicator wildlife response to changes in the management of water flows within the system.

Date published: February 4, 2021

Data release for: An assessment of uncertainties attributed by analysts, array types and processing algorithms for microtremor observations, using the phased 2018 COSMOS Blind Trials

The Consortium of Organizations for Strong Motion Observation Systems (COSMOS) supported blind trials using passive microtremor array data for shear-wave velocity site characterization. The trials included data from four sites in order to consider limitations imposed by differing geologies, differing sparse array geometries, and differing interpretation methodologies.

Date published: February 4, 2021

Data from 2018 Experiment on Effects of Temperature on Survival and Growth of Juvenile Lost River Suckers (Deltistes luxatus) naturally exposed to Ichthyobodo spp

Data included in this data set are for an experiment conducted in 2018. Data were collected on survival, growth, food consumption, and Ichthyobodo copy numbers of Lost River suckers exposed to five different temperature groups. There are five levels of data.

Date published: February 3, 2021

Stream classification and gravel bar inventory for Buffalo National River and Ozark National Scenic Riverways, 1982-2014

This data release contains numerous shapefiles that describe baseline characterization of the physical attributes of the riverine ecosystems in two national parks - Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR), Missouri, and Buffalo National River (BNR), Arkansas.

Date published: February 3, 2021

Discharge records and sand extents along the Colorado River between Glen Canyon Dam and Phantom Ranch, Arizona

The data contained in these tables detail the areal extent of exposed sand, in square meters, along the Colorado River between Glen Canyon Dam, Arizona, and Bright Angel Creek, Arizona, within Glen Canyon National Recreation Area and Grand Canyon National Park.

Date published: February 3, 2021

Modeled Stream Metabolism in Boulder Creek near Boulder, CO (2016 - 2018)

The data presented here was collected adjacent to USGS stream gage 06730200 and includes both observed and modeled values. Dissolved oxygen, dissolved carbon dioxide, stream depth, water temperature, and light intensity were collected via passive water quality sensors.

Attribution: Water Resources
Date published: February 2, 2021

Brown Treesnake Mortality Habitat Management Unit Guam 2019

The dataset contains 16 columns of data collected on invasive Brown Treesnakes (Boiga irregularis) at a study site known as the Habitat Management Unit (HMU) in northern Guam. Snakes were fitted with radio-transmitters and teams of 2-4 biologist listened for signals from transmitters every seven days to determine if snakes were alive or dead.

Date published: February 2, 2021

Groundwater chemistry in the Lower East Rift Zone and summit of Kilauea Volcano, Hawai'i

Chemical and isotopic analyses are reported for water samples collected from water supply wells, a geothermal well in the Puna Geothermal Venture (PGV) power plant, a hot spring in the Puna District, a research well on the summit of Kilauea Volcano, and a water catchment in the headquarters area of Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park

Attribution: Water Resources
Date published: February 2, 2021

Geospatial datasets and hydraulic models for the Grand River, Red Cedar River and Sycamore Creek near Lansing, Michigan

Hydrologic and hydraulic analyses were done for selected reaches of the Grand River, Red Cedar River and Sycamore Creek near Lansing, Michigan. To update and expand a portion of the Federal Emergency Management Agency detailed Flood Insurance Study, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the City of Lansing initiated a cooperative study.

Date published: February 1, 2021

Water-Quality Measurements in Savannah River, Savannah, Georgia, 2020

The Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) began in January 2015 with the purpose of deepening the Savannah Harbor federal shipping channel to allow access to larger shipping vessels (U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 2018a).