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Posted: over 3 years ago

New Study Off Mid- and South Atlantic Coast Begins

Scientists beginning a new four-and-a-half year study of deep-sea coral, canyon, and gas seep ecosys...

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  • Research & Development
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

USGS – Modeling Shoreline Change in Southern California

Using a newly-developed computer model called CoSMoS-COAST (Coastal Storm Modeling System – Coastal ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 3 years ago

Importance of Coastal Wetlands Highlighted

Changes in rainfall and temperature are predicted to transform wetlands in the Gulf of Mexico and ar...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 3 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

India, U.S. find ‘large’ natural gas reserve in Indian Ocean

A research partnership between the Government of India, the Government of Japan, and U.S. scientists...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 4 years ago

Scientists hit gas reserves in Indian Ocean

The United States Geological Survey, together with the government of India and the government of Jap...

Posted: over 4 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

New Gauge Installed at Fort Monroe

The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the Fort Monroe Authority, has installed a new tide ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

USGS Unveils How Sediment Moves

For the first time ever, scientists have simulated the movement of sediment throughout the San Anton...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 5 years ago

Sophisticated Monitoring for SHEP

Ensuring healthy water quality is an essential part of environmental monitoring for the Savannah Har...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 5 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

Ocean Warming Affects Florida Reefs, USGS Study Reveals

Late-summer water temperatures near the Florida Keys were warmer by nearly 2 degrees Fahrenheit in t...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 6 years ago

USGS: Methane Leakage from Seafloor Widespread on U.S. Atlantic Margin

Natural methane leakage from the seafloor is far more widespread on the U.S. Atlantic margin than pr...

Categories:
  • Equipment
Posted: over 6 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USGS: New Report Quantifies Coastal Change (USA)

Beaches and dunes on Fire Island, New York, lost more than half of their pre-storm volume during Hur...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USGS Reports to Help Community Planners (USA)

The probability of hurricane-induced coastal change on sandy beaches from Florida to New York has be...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

Burger Boat to Construct Research Vessel for USGS

The U.S. Geological Survey awarded a contract last Friday for the construction of a large research v...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USGS to Receive New Great Lakes Research Vessel, USA

The U.S. Geological Survey awarded a contract last Friday for the construction of a large research v...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USGS: Oil Platforms Have No Effect on Contaminant Levels in California Fishes

Fishes residing near oil platforms in southern California have similar contaminant levels as fishes ...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 7 years ago

USGS Identifies Problems with Pearce Creek Disposal Facility

A study commissioned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) has identified problems with the gr...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 7 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

USGS Releases Survey on Utica Shale Gas Resources, USA

The Utica Shale contains about 38 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered, technically recoverable natur...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

USGS Releases O&G Reserve Growth Estimates

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has released a new estimate for potential additions to domestic oi...

Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

USA: JMS Designs Fisheries Research Vessel for USGS Great Lakes Science Center

JMS Naval Architects (JMS) of Mystic, CT has completed the contract design for a Fisheries Research ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 8 years ago

USGS: Alaskan North Slope May Hold Up to 80 Tcf of Shale Gas

For the first time, the U.S. Geological Survey has estimated the potential of undiscovered, technica...

Categories:
  • Research & Development
Posted: over 8 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

USA: USGS Presents New Seafloor Mapping Technology

  Dave Foster appeared at a glance to be playing a video game as he sported red 3-D glasses and...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

USGS Releases Report on Exploration of Beaufort and Chukchi Seas off Alaska

  In response to a request from Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, the U.S. Geological Surv...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

USGS’ Report Identifies Knowledge Gaps and Provides Guidance on Arctic Exploration

In response to a request from Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, the U.S. Geological Survey toda...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

USA: BOEMRE, NOAA and USGS Announce Launch of Maritime Science Expedition Off Mid-Atlantic Coast

  The Bureau of Ocean Energy, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), the National Oceanic and Atm...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago
Posted: over 9 years ago

USA: BOEMRE, NOAA and USGS Announce Launch of Maritime Science Expedition Off Mid-Atlantic Coast

  The Bureau of Ocean Energy, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE), the National Oceanic and Atm...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: over 9 years ago