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Program coordinators are now accepting applications for the 2018 Appalachian Geoscience GeoCamp.
Larry Moore is honored by USGS peers with Henry Gannett award for exceptional contributions to topographic mapping.
Presenter: Ilya Zaslavsky, Director of the Spatial Information Systems Lab, San Diego Supercomputer Center, University of California San Diego. More info: http://suave.sdsc.edu/. CRC Rock Core Collection shown for example.
Presenter: Laura Bookman, GIS Specialist, Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS), Webinar presented on April 4, 2018
Flooding is the leading cause of Presidential disaster declarations. On average, the water hazard has resulted in more than 80 fatalities and cost the U.S. nearly $8 billion annually.
CMGP Lidar Coordinator selected to serve as USGS Federal Point of Contact/Coordinator for 3D Nation Elevation Requirements and Benefits Study
Xan Fredericks, Lidar Coordinator for the Coastal and Marine Geology Program and Chair of the USGS Lidar Points of Contact Working Group, was selected by the USGS National Geospatial Program to serve as the USGS Federal Point of Contact for the national 3D Nation Elevation Requirements and Benefits Study, coordinating survey nominations across Mission Areas and Regions and compiling responses...
Christina Kellogg (SPCMSC Research Microbiologist) will attend Oceanology International in London, England, March 13–15, in her capacity as a judge for the Shell Ocean Discovery Xprize.
The USGS citizen science project, The National Map Corps, has reached another major milestone.
The USGS 3D Elevation Program (3DEP) team has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 “LIDAR Leader Award”, presented February 5 at the International LIDAR Mapping Forum in Denver.