Unified Interior Regions

California

The Southwest Region includes California, Nevada, and Arizona. The Regional Office, headquartered in Sacramento, provides Center oversight and support, facilitates internal and external collaborations, and works to further USGS strategic science directions.

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Image of the front page of Sound Waves, Jan. - Feb. 2011
March 22, 2019

Sound Waves, Jan. - Feb. 2011

The stories in the Jan. - Feb. 2011 issue of Sound Waves:

https://archive.usgs.gov/archive/sites/soundwaves.usgs.gov/2011/01/

Projected Losses of Arctic Sea Ice and Polar Bear Habitat May Be Reduced if Greenhouse-Gas Emissions are

A view from atop a coastal bluff looking at a sandy beach, waves, and ocean, highlighting areas of movement.

Sunset Beach Camera 1 Dark Image

Video camera dark image at Sunset State Beach in Watsonville, California, looking northwest. Learn more about the cameras and their imagery, and how we're using them to study coastal change.

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Image of the front page of Sound Waves, May - June 2012
March 22, 2019

Sound Waves, May - June 2012

The stories in the May - June 2012 issue of Sound Waves:

https://archive.usgs.gov/archive/sites/soundwaves.usgs.gov/2012/06/

Gas Hydrates and Climate Warming—Why a Methane Catastrophe Is Unlikely 

Real-Time Mapping of Seawater and Atmospheric

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: Fire Stations in CA, NV, AZ as of 02/18/21

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: Fire Stations in CA, NV, AZ as of 02/18/21

Image of the front page of Sound Waves, Dec. 2010
March 25, 2019

Sound Waves, Dec. 2010

The stories in the Dec. 2010 issue of Sound Waves:

https://archive.usgs.gov/archive/sites/soundwaves.usgs.gov/2010/12/

California Sea Otter Numbers Drop Again

Search for Evidence of Prehistoric Tsunamis and Great Earthquakes on Chirikof Island,

A view from atop a coastal bluff looking at a sandy beach, waves, and ocean, highlighting areas of movement.

Sunset Beach Camera 2 Dark Image

Video camera bright image at Sunset State Beach in Watsonville, California, looking north. Learn more about the cameras and their imagery, and how we're using them to study coastal change.

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TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in CA & NV as of 01/28/21

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in CA & NV as of 01/28/21