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  • USGS Ohio Water Microbiology Laboratory Beach Monitoring

    Factsheets Reports. Factsheets. A fact sheet on USGS research on real-time assessments and expanding nowcasting throughout the Great Lakes. 2013 4 p. A fact sheet on what the USGS is doing to advance the science of monitoring and assessing recreational water quality at beaches. 2012 4 p. A fact sheet describing the work the USGS is doing to provide beach managers with science-based

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  • Environmental Health Mission AreaFact Sheets

    There are 103 publications in this section of the bibliography. The above list is sorted by publication type. There are 103 Fact Sheets in this section of the bibliography. The USGS Environmental Health Mission Area Bibliographic Data Base was last updated on 12/31/19.

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  • UMESCFact Sheets

    UMESC Fact Sheets Landscape Ecology of the Upper Mississippi River System Lessons learned challenges and opportunities Decision Support System Development at the Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center

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  • Implementing the Navigable Waters Protection Rule

    This fact sheet highlights how the agencies intend to implement key aspects of For example U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) topographic data state and local maps aerial photography and satellite imagery the USGS National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) U.S.

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  • USGS NWRC Fact Sheet 021-00 Research in Rice Fields

    In Louisiana and California where rice acreage equals or exceeds that of freshwater marsh harvested rice fields receive high use by feeding and resting waterbirds

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  • USGS Fact Sheet FS-027-02 Pharmaceuticals Hormones and

    USGS Fact Sheet FS-027-02 (PDF 372k ) (Photograph by Doug Schnoebelen U.S. Geological Survey) Significance of findings This study suggests that mixtures of pharmaceuticals hormones and other wastewater contaminants can occur at low concentrations in streams that are susceptible to various wastewater sources. It provides methodology and

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  • USGS Fact Sheet 2011-3003 Assessment of Undiscovered Oil

    The U.S. Geological Survey using a geoscience-based assessment methodology estimated mean technically-recoverable undiscovered continuous and conventional resources that total 495 million barrels of oil 27.5 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and 410 million barrels of natural gas liquids in the Anadarko Basin Province this assessment includes the Las Animas arch area of southeastern

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  • USGS partnership with Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe featured

    Two large hydroelectric dams on the Elwha River in Washington State were removed in the period 2011–2014 to restore the river ecosystem and recover imperiled salmon populations. The new fact sheet summarizes findings by a multidisciplinary team of scientists from the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe the USGS other agencies universities and non-governmental organizations who

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  • American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)nas.er.usgs.gov

    Native Range Eastern United States but historically absent from the Cape Cod archipelago and associated islands.

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  • Fact SheetsUSGS Volcano Hazards Program

    USGS Volcano Hazards ProgramFact Sheets "Hot Water" in Lassen Volcanic National ParkFumaroles Steaming Ground and Boiling Mudpots Clynne M. A. Janik C. J. Muffler L. P. (2003). "Hot Water" in Lassen Volcanic National ParkFumaroles Steaming Ground and Boiling Mudpots.

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  • USGS Ohio Water Microbiology Laboratory Beach Monitoring

    Factsheets Reports. Factsheets. A fact sheet on USGS research on real-time assessments and expanding nowcasting throughout the Great Lakes. 2013 4 p. A fact sheet on what the USGS is doing to advance the science of monitoring and assessing recreational water quality at beaches. 2012 4 p. A fact sheet describing the work the USGS is doing to provide beach managers with science-based

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  • Topics Ground-Water Contaminant TransportUSGS

    Ground water contamination by crude oil near Bemidji Minnesota USGS Fact Sheet FS-084-98 Conceptualization of the transport of petroleum hydrocarbons in ground water (Source Fact Sheet FS-019-98). The Toxic Substances Hydrology Program has several projects addressing the transport of petroleum compounds in ground water.

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  • Topics Ground-Water Contaminant TransportUSGS

    Ground water contamination by crude oil near Bemidji Minnesota USGS Fact Sheet FS-084-98 Conceptualization of the transport of petroleum hydrocarbons in ground water (Source Fact Sheet FS-019-98). The Toxic Substances Hydrology Program has several projects addressing the transport of petroleum compounds in ground water.

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  • USGS partnership with Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe featured

    Two large hydroelectric dams on the Elwha River in Washington State were removed in the period 2011–2014 to restore the river ecosystem and recover imperiled salmon populations. The new fact sheet summarizes findings by a multidisciplinary team of scientists from the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe the USGS other agencies universities and non-governmental organizations who

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  • USGS NWRC Fact Sheet 029-03 Effects of Hydrology on Red

    Mangroves are commonly found in the intertidal zone (between low and high tides) in a rather broad spectrum of hydrologic settings. Because they thrive at the interface of land and sea mangroves are subject to changes in freshwater flow (flow rate nutrients pollutants) and

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  • USGS Minnesota Publications Fact Sheets

    Mitton G.B. 2002 Flooding in the Mississippi River Basin in Minnesota Spring 2001 U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-002-02 8 p. Pre-2002. Andrews W.J. 1996 Few organic compounds detected in rivers and ground water in the Upper Mississippi River Basin Minnesota and Wisconsin U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-095-96 2 p.

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  • USGS Fact Sheet 2011-3003 Assessment of Undiscovered Oil

    The U.S. Geological Survey using a geoscience-based assessment methodology estimated mean technically-recoverable undiscovered continuous and conventional resources that total 495 million barrels of oil 27.5 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and 410 million barrels of natural gas liquids in the Anadarko Basin Province this assessment includes the Las Animas arch area of southeastern

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  • USGS Fact Sheet 172-96

    U.S. Geological Survey USGS Fact Sheet-073-97 Revised November 1998 U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY—REDUCING THE RISK FROM VOLCANO HAZARDS L US SG ong Valley Caldera and the Mono-Inyo Craters chain form a large volcanic complex in eastern California that has had persistent earthquake activity and ground uplift in recent decades. Volcanoes have been active

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  • Mercury in the Environmentusgs.gov

    Mercury is a highly toxic element that is found both naturally and as an introduced contaminant in the environment. Although its potential for toxicity in highly contaminated areas such as Minamata Bay Japan in the 1950 s and 1960 s is well documented research has shown that mercury can be a threat to the health of people and wildlife in many environments that are not obviously polluted.

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  • USGS Volcano Hazards Program CVO Crater Lake

    Klimasauskas E. Bacon C. R. Alexander J. (2002). Mount Mazama and Crater Lake growth and destruction of a cascade volcano. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet

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  • USGS Minnesota Publications Fact Sheets

    Mitton G.B. 2002 Flooding in the Mississippi River Basin in Minnesota Spring 2001 U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-002-02 8 p. Pre-2002. Andrews W.J. 1996 Few organic compounds detected in rivers and ground water in the Upper Mississippi River Basin Minnesota and Wisconsin U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-095-96 2 p.

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  • Mercury in the Environmentusgs.gov

    Mercury is a highly toxic element that is found both naturally and as an introduced contaminant in the environment. Although its potential for toxicity in highly contaminated areas such as Minamata Bay Japan in the 1950 s and 1960 s is well documented research has shown that mercury can be a threat to the health of people and wildlife in many environments that are not obviously polluted.

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  • Boiling Water at Hot Creek—The Dangerous and USGS

    U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2007-3045 Version 1.0 Boiling Water at Hot Creek—The Dangerous and Dynamic Thermal Springs in California s Long Valley Caldera (USGS Fact Sheet 073-97) For questions about the content of this report contact Chris Farrar. Version history.

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  • American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)nas.er.usgs.gov

    Native Range Eastern United States but historically absent from the Cape Cod archipelago and associated islands.

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  • Secure geologic storage of CO2Global CCS Institute

    FACT SHEET GLOBALCCSINSTITUTE SECURE GEOLOGIC STORAGE OF CO 2 Storing carbon dioxide (CO 2) emissions produced by human activity underground helps address climate change by keeping this greenhouse gas out of the atmosphere. This is not a new or emerging technologyit is happening now. In fact there are numerous geological systems that

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  • ASC FactsheetsUSGS

    The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Changing Arctic Ecosystems (CAE) initiative strives to inform key resource management decisions for Arctic Alaska by providing scientific information and forecasts for current and future ecosystem response to a warming climate. USGS has published a Fact Sheet to highlight the integrative modeling framework

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  • USGS Volcano Hazards Program

    USGS Volcano Hazards ProgramPublications related to volcanoes within the VHP s area of responsibility.

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  • USGS NWRC Fact Sheet 021-00 Research in Rice Fields

    In Louisiana and California where rice acreage equals or exceeds that of freshwater marsh harvested rice fields receive high use by feeding and resting waterbirds

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  • Pyrrhotite Distribution in the pubs.er.usgs.gov

    In parts of Connecticut and Massachusetts foundations of some homes are cracking and crumbling. Failing foundations can reduce the market value of a home and lifting a house to replace and repour a foundation is an expensive undertaking. In response some homeowners are defaulting on their mortgages and abandoning their homes. The culprit is pyrrhotite which occurs in construction

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  • CERC Fact SheetsUSGS

    Sturgeon Research Update Confirmed Pallid Sturgeon Spawning in the Missouri River in 2007 (USGS Fact Sheet 2007-3053) Texas Gulf Coast Field Research Station United States-Mexico Border Area As Delineated by a Shared-Water Resources Perspective (USGS Fact Sheet) (90944c)

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  • USGS Groundwater and Drought

    A drought is a period of drier-than-normal conditions that results in water-related problems. When rainfall is less than normal for several weeks months or years the flow of streams and rivers declines water levels in lakes and reservoirs fall and the depth to water in wells increases.

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  • PublicationsFact SheetsUSGS

    Example fact sheet. (Public domain.) California and Western US. U.S. Geological Survey Earthquake Science Center (FS-2019-3067) Natural Hazards Science at the U.S. Geological Survey (FS-2013-3082) Albuquerque Seismological Laboratory50 Years of Global Seismology (FS-2011-3065) The Global Seismographic Network

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  • Fact SheetsUSGS Volcano Hazards Program

    USGS Volcano Hazards ProgramFact Sheets "Hot Water" in Lassen Volcanic National ParkFumaroles Steaming Ground and Boiling Mudpots Clynne M. A. Janik C. J. Muffler L. P. (2003). "Hot Water" in Lassen Volcanic National ParkFumaroles Steaming Ground and Boiling Mudpots.

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  • USGS Fact Sheet FS-027-02 Pharmaceuticals Hormones and

    USGS Fact Sheet FS-027-02 (PDF 372k ) (Photograph by Doug Schnoebelen U.S. Geological Survey) Significance of findings This study suggests that mixtures of pharmaceuticals hormones and other wastewater contaminants can occur at low concentrations in streams that are susceptible to various wastewater sources. It provides methodology and

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  • Pyrrhotite Distribution in the pubs.er.usgs.gov

    In parts of Connecticut and Massachusetts foundations of some homes are cracking and crumbling. Failing foundations can reduce the market value of a home and lifting a house to replace and repour a foundation is an expensive undertaking. In response some homeowners are defaulting on their mortgages and abandoning their homes. The culprit is pyrrhotite which occurs in construction

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  • Our Reports USA National Phenology Network

    (USGS Fact Sheet 2011-3023) Hydrology Phenology and the USA National Phenology Network (USGS Fact Sheet 2010-3083) Nature s NotebookA Tool for Recording the Timing of Seasonal Activity of Plants and Animals (USGS Fact Sheet 2020-3022) USA-NPN Partnership Information Sheets .

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