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Image: Yellow Anaconda Captured at Big Cypress National Preserve in Florida

Yellow Anaconda Captured at Big Cypress National Preserve in Florida

Yellow anaconda (Eunectes notaeus) specimen captured at Big Cypress National Preserve. Photo courtesy of Skip Snow, National Park Service.

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/04/20

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/04/20

Image of the front page of Sound Waves, March 2011
March 22, 2019

Sound Waves, March 2011

The stories in the March 2011 issue of Sound Waves:

https://archive.usgs.gov/archive/sites/soundwaves.usgs.gov/2011/03/

Japan Lashed by Powerful Earthquake, Devastating Tsunami

Long-Lived, Slow-Growing Corals in Deep Waters of the Gulf of Mexico

Image: A Burmese Python and an Alligator Encounter in South Florida

A Burmese Python and an Alligator Encounter in South Florida

A Burmese python (Python molurus) peeks over the head of an alligator that holds the python's body in its mouth in Everglades National Park. Photo courtesy of Lori Oberhofer, National Park Service.

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/11/20

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/11/20

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

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/18/20

TNMCorps Mapping Challenge: City/Town Halls in FL as of 06/18/20

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,

Image: Faka Union Canal Weir #1, Collier County, Florida

Faka Union Canal Weir #1, Collier County, Florida

The Faka Union Canal Weir #1 (Collier County, Florida) helps create a downstream hydrological haven for manatees. During the cold winter months, the right flow conditions can maintain a salinity gradient known as a halocline that traps warm water near the bottom of the residential canals at Port of the Islands.