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    The United States Geological Survey ( USGS) is a scientific agency of the United States government. The agency is a part of the United States Department of the Interior. The scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the United States, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it. The organization has four major science disciplines: biology, geography, geology, and hydrology.

  4. United States Geological Survey Library - Wikipedia

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    List of USGS Library Chief Librarians. 1882–1902 Charles C. Darwin, first Chief Librarian. 1903–1908 Fred B. Weeks, second Chief Librarian. 1908–1929 Julia L. V. McCord, third Chief Librarian. 1929–1940 Guy E. Mitchell, fourth Chief Librarian. 1940–1969 William H. Heers, fifth Chief Librarian. ...

  5. Category:United States Geological Survey - Wikipedia

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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This category contains articles related to the United States Geological Survey, an agency of the U.S. Department of the Interior. Wikimedia Commons has media related to United States Geological Survey.

  6. United States Geological Survey — Wikipedia Republished // WIKI 2

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    The United States Ge­o­log­i­cal Survey (USGS, for­merly sim­ply Ge­o­log­i­cal Survey) is a sci­en­tific agency of the United States gov­ern­ment. The sci­en­tists of the USGS study the land­scape of the United States, its nat­ural re­sources, and the nat­ural haz­ards that threaten it.

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    • March 3, 1879; 139 years ago (as Geological Survey)
    • $1.1 billion (FY2010)
  7. United States Geological Survey - WikiMili, The Free Encyclopedia

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    Dec 19, 2019 · The United States Geological Survey ( USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government. The scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the United States, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it. The organization has four major science disciplines, concerning biology, geography, geology, and hydrology.

  8. Geologic map of Georgia (U.S. state) - Wikipedia

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    In 1939, George Willis Stose et al. produced a 1:500,000 scale map that was published by the Georgia Geologic Survey and the United States Geological Survey. This map was reprinted in 1960 by the U.S. Geological Survey. The third map was published in 1968 by the Geological Survey of Georgia.

  9. United States Geological Survey | Encyclopedia.com

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    U.S. Geological Survey. Established as part of the Department of the Interior in 1879 and funded by Congress, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) provides support to federal agencies (e.g., the Environmental Protection Agency or EPA, the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration or NOAA, and the U.S. Coast Guard) in the form of useful information for decision-making purposes concerning the management of U.S. environmental and natural resources.

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    The Piedmont is a plateau region located in the Eastern United States.It sits between the Atlantic coastal plain and the main Appalachian Mountains, stretching from New York in the north to central Alabama in the south.

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    By population, it is the smallest state capital in the United States. The Vermont History Museum and Vermont College of Fine Arts are in Montpelier. The state legislature made Montpelier the state capital in 1805.