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Nick Karl

I am a Physical Scientist at the U.S. Geological Survey in Denver, CO. I am the lead on the USMIN Mineral Deposit Database Project, which is providing inventories of U.S. mineral resources with a focus on critical minerals. My areas of expertise include geographic information systems (GIS), database design, and mineral resources. 

Professional Experience

  • 2017 to present, USGS Geology, Geophysics, and Geochemistry Science Center, Denver, CO

  • 2014-2017, USGS National Minerals Information Center, Denver, CO

Education and Certifications

  • M.S. in Geographic Information Science, University of Denver, 2017

  • B.S. in Geology, Metropolitan State University of Denver, 2015

Affiliations and Memberships*

  • 2019 to present, Geological Society of America

Science and Products

*Disclaimer: Listing outside positions with professional scientific organizations on this Staff Profile are for informational purposes only and do not constitute an endorsement of those professional scientific organizations or their activities by the USGS, Department of the Interior, or U.S. Government