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Northwest/Pacific Islands Region

We conduct impartial, multi- and interdisciplinary research and monitoring on natural-resource issues that impact the quality of life of the citizens of Hawaiʻi , American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Marianas. The Regional Office, based in Portland, Oregon, provides science center oversight and support and facilitates collaborations and partnerships in advancing USGS strategic science directions



President Proposes Nearly $1.8 Billion for USGS Science in FY 2024


Groundwater and Coral Health at Moloka'i, Hawai'i


Coral Reef Restoration For Risk Reduction