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Thursday, February 18, 2016

2016 Updates of the National Produced Waters Geochemical Database and Map Viewer

Technical Announcement
The USGS has released v2.2 of the National Produced Waters Geochemical Database and Map Viewer. The current version now has 165,960 samples from 32 sources (from single publications to large datasets), and includes more isotopic data, more time-series data, and has greater spatial coverage.


Tuesday, April 15, 2014

USGS Updates the Geologic CO2 Sequestration Interactive Web Map!

The USGS has updated the Geologic CO2 Sequestration Interactive Web Map to include links to the national assessment results, supporting information for all assessed areas, and report downloads. The update also features an improved navigational interface. 


Tuesday, February 11, 2014

USGS Releases First-Ever National Wind Turbine Map & Database

Press Release & Publication 
In response to the Department of Interior’s Powering Our Future initiative, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has begun investigating how to assess the impacts of wind energy development on wildlife at a national scale.


Thursday, January 10, 2013

New Hydraulic Fracturing ("Fracking") FAQs

USGS releases new Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Hydraulic Fracturing ("Fracking").  A new Hydraulic Fracturing Website and Multimedia Gallery are also now online.

 


Wednesday, August 29, 2012

The new Photomicrograph Atlas!

Website News: The Photomicrograph Atlas
USGS unveils the new Photomicrograph Atlas, part of the organic petrology project. Explore the atlas today!


Wednesday, June 29, 2011

New Energy Resources Program Website

Welcome to the new website for the USGS Energy Resources Program -- take a look around! Our new website is designed to make it easier for you to find what you need.


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