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Title Abbrev
Aeroecology Aeroecology Airspace, Bats, Birds, NOROCK
Alaska CSC CSC
Aleutian and Bering Sea Islands Landscape Conservation Cooperative ABSI LCC LCC
Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative Amphibian species, ecology, invasive species, management, monitoring, stressors, water
Appalachian Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC
Arctic Landscape Conservation Cooperative Arctic LCC
Border Environmental Health Initiative BEHI Environmental Health, International Boundary, Mexico, United States
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management - Environmental Studies Program
California Condor GPS transmitters
California Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
California Seafloor Mapping Program CSMP, Curvature, Paleoshorelines, Slope, Submarine Landslide Scarps
Caribbean Landscape Conservation Cooperative Caribbean LCC
Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning
Coastal Storm Modeling System (CoSMoS) CoSMoS California, Beaches, CMG, CMGP, Cliffs, Climate Change, Coastal and Marine Geology, Erosion, Extreme Weather, Floods, Hazards Planning, Ocean Waves, Ocean Winds, PCMSC, Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center, Sea-Level Rise, Storm Surge, Storms, U.S. Geological Survey, USGS
Columbia Environmental Research Center (CERC)
Community for Data Integration (CDI)
Data Basin
DEPTH Community Hurricane Sandy, Marcellus Shale, NY, New York, StreamStats, USGS, flood, groundwater, maps, stream, streamgage, surface water, water quality, water quantity, water use
Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative Basins, Desert Landscape Conservation Cooperative, LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative, Northern Rocky Mountains and Great Plains Region, USGS National Coal Resource Assessment
Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center
Earth Science Information Partners
Eastern Geographic Science Center EGSC Best Management Practices, Chemical Remediation, Chesapeake Bay, Climate Change, Ecosystems, Hydrocarbon, Land Cover, Land Use Change, Modeling, Phenology, Remote Sensing, Urban Growth
Eastern Montana Fisheries Climate change, Great Plains streams, Montana, PPPLCC, PRMS, REGCM3, eastern Montana, fisheries, precipitation-runoff modeling
Eastern Tallgrass Prairie and Big Rivers Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Economic Impacts of Ecosystem Restoration EIER Natural Resource Damage Assessment, Bureau of Land Management, Department of the Interior, Economic impacts, IMPLAN, local communities, restoration, survey analysis
Ecosystem Communication EcoCom
Energy and the Environment in the Rocky Mountain Area
Energy Development and Natural Resources in the Northern Great Plains
Energy Resources Program ERP coal assessments, coal resources, coalbed methane, conventional resources, energy, gas hydrates, geology, geothermal energy, oil and natural gas, oil shale, petroleum, petroleum assessments, petroleum resources, shale oil, solar energy, unconventional resources, uranium, wind energy
Fisheries
FLMA Collaborative Visitor Transportation Survey CVTS BLM, FWS, Federal lands, NPS, USACE, collaborative, generic clearance, public lands, survey, transportation, visitor, visitor experience
Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center (FRESC) Animals, Aquatic, Biology, Columbia Plateau, Conservation, Data, Disturbance, Ecology, Ecosystem, Environment, FRESC, Forest, GIS, Great Basin, Intermountain West, Olympic Peninsula, Pacific Northwest, Plants, Rangeland, Research, Restoration, Riparian, Science, U.S. Geological Survey, USGS, Wetland, Wildlife, information management
Fort Collins Science Center
Geo Data Portal Catalog USGS Science Data Catalog (SDC)
Geologic Hazards Science Center GHSC GHSC, Global Seismographic Network, earthquake hazards, geologic hazards, geomagnetic hazards, landslide hazards, natural hazards
Global
Global Croplands and Their Water Use for Food Security in the Twenty-first Century
Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center GCMRC Arizona Water Science Center, Big Bend, Bureau of Land Management, Bureau of Reclamation, Canyonlands, Colorado, Colorado Water Science Center, Commission for Environmental Cooperation, Data, Delta, GCMRC, Grand Canyon Monitoring and Research Center, Green, Little Snake, Monitoring Stations, National Park Service, Research, Rio Grande, River, Sediment budgets, Texas Water Science Center, Utah State University, Utah Water Science Center, Yampa
Great Basin Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
Great Lakes Science Center (GLSC) Coastal, Deepwater, Environmental Health, Invasive Species, Restoration Ecology
Great Northern Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Great Plains Landscape Conservation Cooperative Great Plains, LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Greater Platte River Basin
Gulf Coast Prairie Landscape Conservation Cooperative Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Gulf Coastal Plains and Ozarks Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Hazards Vulnerability Analysis USGS, Western Geographic Science Center, natural hazard, risk, vulnerability
Headwater Intermittency Prediction HIP Ecological Drought, HIP, Hydrology, Intermittency, Intermittent, Northwest, Pacific Northwest
Hydrologic Instrumentation Facility HIF Calibration, Data Collection, Evaluation, HIF, Hydraulic Laboratory, Hydrologic Instrumentation Facility , Instruments, Jet Tank, Laboratories, Pipe Flow, Tilting Plume, Tow Tank, Training
Inland Harmful Algal Blooms
Integrated Landscape Modeling (ILM)
Integrated Watershed Studies Team IWS biogeochemistry, groundwater, model, nutrients, surface water, water chemistry, watershed
John Wesley Powell Center for Analysis and Synthesis
Joint Ecosystem Modeling (JEM) - Greater Everglades Restoration JEM Ecological modeling, Everglades, Priority Ecosystems, data visualization, netCDF, standards
LandCarbon LandCarbon Alaska, Aquatic carbon, Biologic Carbon Sequestration Assessment Program, Carbon flux, Carbon stock, Conterminous United States, Disturbance, Hawaii, Land use and Land cover, LandCarbon, Permafrost, Soil carbon, Terrestrial carbon, Wetlands
Landscape Patterns Catalog Landscape, Landscape Patterns
Landscape-scale Energy Action Plan
Large River Monitoring Forum (LRMF) Assemblage, Biodiversity, Colorado River, Columbia River, Fish, Fish Assemblages, Fisheries, Habitat, Illinois River, Large Rivers, Mississippi River, Monitoring, Native Trends, Tallapoosa River, Trends, biodiversity, monitoring
LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal
LCC Network
Leetown Science Center (LSC)
Marine Spatial Planning
Mercury Core Library and Data Center
Mississippi River Basin / Gulf Hypoxia Initiative Mississippi, conservation, fish, hypoxia, structured decision making, water quality, wildlife
Mojave Desert Tortoises Agassiz’s desert tortoise, Distance sampling, Gopherus agassizii, Long-term monitoring, Mohave desert tortoise, Mojave desert tortoise
Multistate Aquatic Resources Information System (MARIS) Abundance (organisms), Biological sampling, Freshwater fishes, Inland water environments, Spatial distribution, Species composition, USGS Science Data Catalog (SDC)
National Climate Change and Wildlife Science Center
National Crude Oil Spill Fate and Natural Attenuation Research Site
National Digital Catalog NDC
National Fish Habitat Partnership NFHP
National Fish Habitat Partnership Data System HCI, Habitat Condition Index, NFHP, NHD+, National Fish Habitat Action Plan, National Fish Habitat Partnership, National Hydrography Dataset Plus, USGS Science Data Catalog (SDC), aquatic conservation, coastal aquatic systems, data management, data management practices, fish, fish habitat, human disturbance, inland and coastal aquatic systems, inland aquatic systems, landscape scale, national assessment, spatial framework
National Geospatial Program
National Hydrography Dataset (NHD) Administrative watershed units, Area of Complex Channels, Area to be submerged, Basin, Bay/Inlet, Boundaries, Boundary, Bridge, Canal/Ditch, Coastline, Connector, Dam/Weir, Drainage areas for surface water, Estuary, Flow direction network, Flume, ForeShore, Gaging Station, Gate, HU10, HU12, HU14, HU16, HU2, HU4, HU6, HU8, HUC, Hazard Zone, Hydrographic, Hydrography, Hydrologic Unit Code, Hydrologic Units, Ice mass, Inundation Area, Levee, Line, Lock Chamber, Marsh, NGDA, National Geospatial Data Asset, Nonearthen Shore, Orthoimage, Playa, Point, PointEvent, Pond, Rapids, Reach, Reach code, Reef, Region, Reservoir, Rock, Sea/Ocean, Sink/Rise, Sounding Datum Line, Special Use Zone, Special Use Zone Limit, Spillway, Stream/River, Sub-basin, Sub-region, Subbasin, Submerged Stream, Subregion, Subwatershed, Swamp, Topographic, Tunnel, US, Underground Conduit, United States, WBD, Wall, Wash, Water Inland Theme, Water Intake Outflow, Waterfall, Watershed, Watershed Boundaries, Watershed Boundary Dataset, Well, artificial path, boundaries, dams, drainage systems and characteristics, inlandWaters, lakes, rivers, stream, surface water systems
National Hydrography Dataset Linked Data Registry Area event, Catchment based indexing, Catchment indexing, Gaging station, HEM, Hydro linked data, Hydrographically linked data, Hydrologically linked data, Line event, Linear event, Linear referenced, Linear referencing, Linked data, NHD, NHDPLus, National Hydrography Dataset, Point event, Polygon event, Polygonal event, Stream gages
National Hydrologic Modeling Framework (NHMF)
National Water Census
National Water-Quality Assessment - Hydrologic Systems Team (NAWQA - HST)
National Water-Quality Assessment Project NAWQA
National Wild and Scenic Rivers in the U.S.​ Wild and Scenic Rivers​
National Wildlife Health Center NWHC wildlife disease
NCCWSC CSC
North American Aquatic Macroinvertebrate Digital Reference Collection AXL DRC NAAMDRC, aquatic, digital, ecology, insects, macroinvertebrate, reference collection, specimen verification, taxonomy
North American Bat Monitoring Program NABat
North Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative, NALCC, North Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative, North Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative
North Central CSC CSC
North Pacific Landscape Conservation Cooperative NPLCC LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Northeast CSC CSC
Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center NOROCK
Northwest Boreal Landscape Conservation Cooperative NWB LCC Alaska, Landscape Conservation Cooperative, Northwest Canada, boreal
Northwest Colorado Initiative (NWCI)
Northwest CSC CSC
Oil and Gas DSS O&G DSS oil and gas
Oregon Water Science Center Chetco, Clackamas, Columbia, Coquille, DDT, Day, Deschutes, Grande, John, Klamath, McKenzie, Rogue, Ronde, Santiam, Snake, Umatilla, Umpqua, Willamette, aquifer, creek, dischage, gage, gauge, ground, hydrology, nitrogen, nutrient, pesticide, phosphorus, quality, river, sediment, stream, streamflow, surface, water
Other Project Community
Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center PCMSC
Pacific Coastal Fog
Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center Bats, Birds, Hawaiian Islands, Invasive species, Invertebrate species, Mapping, Pacific Islands, Plants, Restoration, Vegetation, terrestrial ecosystems
Pacific Islands CSC CSC
Pacific Islands Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Pacific Lamprey Pacific Lamprey
Pacific Region, Region 1
Pacific Southwest Region, Region 8 USFWS, pacific southwest region, region 8
Patuxent Wildlife Research Center Maryland (MD), Patuxent Wildlife Research Center
Peninsular Florida Landscape Conservation Cooperative PFLCC LCC, PFLCC
Plains and Prairie Potholes Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Plains and Prairie Potholes Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Post Wildfire Hydrological, Sedimentological, and Water Quality Responses PWiRe ash, contaminants, deposition, erosion, floods, runoff, sediment transport, suspended sediment, turbidity, water quality
Regional Assessment of Drought Impacts on Carbon Availability and Losses from Soils RADICALS Carbon, Carbon Isotopes, Drought, Hydrology, Models, Radiocarbon, Reactive Transport, Soil Moisture, Soil Respiration, Soils, Upper Colorado River Basin
Sagebrush Ecosystem Component Predictions bare ground, continuous field components, herbaceousness, remote sensing, sagebrush, shrub
San Diego Management & Monitoring Program Conservation, Monitoring, San Diego, ecological
ScienceBase Demonstration Community
Sediment-Bound Contaminant Resiliency and Response SCoRR Environmental health, Toxic Substance Hydrology Program, coastal science, contaminants, disasters, metrics, pathogens, sediment quality, storms
ShakeCast ShakeMap, earthquake, scenarios
ShakeMap Atlas, Global, Regular, ShakeMap, ShakeMaps, scenarios
Soil-based Floodplain Mapping SFM flooding, floodplain maps, gSSURGO, inundation maps
South Atlantic Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
South Central CSC CSC
Southeast Arizona Watershed Restoration SAWR environment, groundwater-surface-water interactions, restoration, riparian, water, watershed
Southeast CSC CSC
Southeast Regional Assessment Project
Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Southwest CSC CSC
Southwest Energy Development and Drought SWEDD Biology, Conservation, Ecology, Ecosystem, Land, Natural Resources, United States, biota, boundaries, environment, location
Southwest Isotope Research Laboratory SWIRL geochronology, isotope geochemistry
SPARROW Decision Support Tool SPARROW DSS Nutrients, decision support, management, water quality
Species On Lands Affected by Renewables (SOLAR) Mojave Desert, Sonoran Desert, genetic analysis, renewable energy, species distribution model
SSP/QR FWSR1
SSP/QR FWSR2
SSP/QR FWSR3
SSP/QR FWSR4
SSP/QR FWSR5
SSP/QR FWSR6
SSP/QR FWSR7
SSP/QR FWSR8
StreamPULSE: Analysis of River Metabolism StreamPULSE stream metabolism
Sustaining Environmental Capital Initiative SEC Economic valuation, Ecosystem Services, Nonmarket valuation
The National Map 1 arc-second DEM, 1 meter DEM, 1-degree DEM, 1/3 arc-second DEM, 1/9 arc-second DEM, 10,000 meter DEM, 15-minute DEM, 2 arc-second DEM, 3DEP, Administrative watershed units, Aerial Compliance, Aerial Photography, Agricultural land, Airport Complex, Airport Point, Airport Runway, Airports, Airstrips, Area of Complex Channels, Area to be submerged, Bare Earth, Barren land, Basin, Bay/Inlet, Boundaries, Boundary, Bridge, Canal/Ditch, Cartography, Coastline, College / University, Compliance, Connector, County or Equivalent, DEM, Dam/Weir, Digital Elevation Model, Digital Mapping, Digital Ortho rectified Image, Digital Terrain Model, Drainage areas for surface water, Elevation, Elevation Theme, Estuary, Feature class, Feature coordinates, Feature county, Feature description, Feature designation, Feature history, Feature identification, Feature name, Feature state, Fire Station/ EMS Station, Flow direction network, Flume, ForeShore, Forest land, GIS, Gaging Station, Gate, Geodata, Geographic feature, Geographic name, Geographic names, Geographical feature, Geographical name, Georeferenced, Governmental Units, and Administrative and Statistical Boundaries Theme, Grid, HU10, HU12, HU14, HU16, HU2, HU4, HU6, HU8, HUC, Hazard Zone, High Resolution, High Resolution Orthoimagery, Hospital/Medical Center, Hydro-Flattened, Hydrographic, Hydrography, Hydrologic Unit Code, Hydrologic Units, IFSAR, Ice mass, Image processing, Impervious, Imperviousness, Incorporated Place, Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar, Inundation Area, JPEG 2000, Juction, Jurisdictional, LAS, LIDAR, LIght Detection And Ranging, Land Use-Land Cover Theme, Land cover, Law Enforcement, Levee, Light Detection and Ranging, Line, Lock Chamber, Mapping, Marsh, Minor Civil Division, NAIP, NED, NGDA, National Elevation Dataset, National Geospatial Data Asset, Native American Area, NavAid, Nonearthen Shore, Not Classified, Official feature name, Ortho Rectification, Orthoimage, PLSS First Division, PLSS Special Survey, PLSS Township, Percent Developed Imperviousness, Place name, Playa, Point, Point Cloud, PointEvent, Pond, Prison/ Correctional Facility, Public Land Survey System, Quarter Quadrangle, Railways, Range land, Rapids, Raster, Reach, Reach code, Real Property Theme, Reef, Region, Reserve, Reservoir, Roads, Rock, School, School:Elementary, School:High School, School:Middle School, Sea/Ocean, Sink/Rise, Sounding Datum Line, Special Use Zone, Special Use Zone Limit, Spillway, State Capitol, State or Territory, Stream/River, Sub-basin, Sub-region, Subbasin, Submerged Stream, Subregion, Subwatershed, Survey, Swamp, Technical School, Terrain Elevation, Topographic, Topographic Surface, Topography, Trade School, TrailFeature, Trails, Transportation, Transportation Theme, Tunnel, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), U.S. National Grid, USGS, Underground Conduit, Unincorporated Place, Urban and built-up land, Variant name, Vector, WBD, Wall, Wash, Water, Water Intake Outflow, Water – Inland Theme, Waterfall, Watershed, Watershed Boundaries, Watershed Boundary Dataset, Waterway, Well, Wetland, Woodland, a-16, altitude, annotations, artificial path, biota, boundaries, boundaries, boundary, cadastral surveys, contour, dams, dems, digital spatial data, drainage systems and characteristics, ecology, economy, elevation, elevation, environment, flora, geographic names, grid, habitat, hydrography, image map, imagery, imageryBaseMapsEarthCover, inlandWaters, lakes, land cover, land ownership, land use maps, legal land descriptions, location, natural color orthophoto, orthoimage, orthophoto, political and administrative boundaries, polygon grid, rectified image, rivers, slope, society, stream, structure, transportation
Training Community
Transboundary Aquifer Assessment Program, Binational San Pedro Basin BSPB, Binational San Pedro Basin, Binational San Pedro Basin, TAAP, Transboundary Aquifer Assessment Program
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Upper Colorado River Basin
Upper Midwest and Great Lakes Landscape Conservation Cooperative Academics & scientific researchers, Conservation Design, Conservation NGOs, Conservation Plan/Design/Framework, Federal resource managers, Interested public, LCC, LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative, Policy makers & regulators, Private land owners, State agencies, Tribes, Upper Midwest and Great Lakes Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Upper Midwest Environmental Sciences Center (UMESC)
Uranium Environmental Health Vulnerability Assessment UEHVA Environmental Health Vulnerability Assessment, Uranium, water quality
Users, Uses, and Value of Landsat Imagery Landsat human dimensions of natural resources, remote sensing, value of information
USGS Alaska Science Center - Data Release Backups ASC Alaska
USGS Aquatic Gap Analysis Program
USGS California Water Science Center CAWSC California, biogeochemistry, geochemistry, groundwater , hydrology, modeling, sediment, surface water, water quality
USGS Caribbean-Florida Water Science Center CFWSC Florida, Puerto Rico, borehole geophysics data, evapotranspiration data, water resources
USGS Chesapeake Bay
USGS contributions to the National Geothermal Data System geothermal
USGS Data Release Products
USGS Gap Analysis Program (GAP)
USGS Hurricane Sandy Science Team Ecosystems, Environmental Health, Hurricane Sandy, National Geospatial Program, Natural Hazards, Northeast Region, Southeast Region, Water
USGS Illinois-Iowa Water Science Center
USGS Indiana-Kentucky Water Science Center
USGS Kansas Water Science Center Cooperative Water Program, Kansas, USGS Kansas Water Science Center
USGS Lower Mississippi-Gulf Water Science Center LMG-WSC Alabama, Arkansas, Gulf Coast, Louisiana, Lower Mississippi River, Mississippi, Tennessee, Water Resources
USGS Maryland, Delaware, and the District of Columbia Water Science Center MD-DE-DC WSC data management, geomorphology, groundwater, surface water, trends, water quality, water use
USGS Multi-Hazards Demonstration Project
USGS National Research Program
USGS New York Water Science Center NYWSC WSC
USGS North Dakota Water Science Center NDWSC Missouri River, NDWSC, Red River of the North, Souris river, groundwater , statistics, streamflow, water level, water quality, water use
USGS Pennsylvania Water Science Center PAWSC Marcellus Shale, StreamStats, USGS, baseline, flood, groundwater, streamgage, surface water, water quality, water quantity, water use
USGS Soil Biogeochemistry soilbiogeochem California, Alaska, carbon, carbon sequestration, carbon storage, genomics, grasslands, methane, microbes, microbial communities, minerals, permafrost, soil
USGS Southwest Biological Science Center (SBSC)
USGS Texas Water Science Center USGS TXWSC Data Management, Flood, GIS, Geophysics, Groundwater, Groundwater Model, HSPF, Hydraulics, Hydrology, Karst, MODFLOW, SWAT, Sediment, Subsidence, Surface Water, Texas, Water Quality
USGS Water Resources NSDI Node USGS Water Resources NSDI Node
USGS Western Ecological Research Center Coastal Ecosystems, Ecosystems, Endangered Species, Fire Ecology, Forest Plots, Genetic landscapes, Global Change, Habitat models, Invasive Species, Land use planning, Migratory birds, RC, Renewable Energy, Satellite Telemetry, Sea level rise, WERC, Wildlife
USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center USGS Science Data Catalog (SDC), WARC
USGS Wetland Carbon Working Group Wetland, carbon, coastal wetlands, flux, greenhouse gas, inland wetlands, stock change
USGS/FWS Science Support Partnership Program SSP/QR FWS research needs, Quick Response Program, science information
Utah RaptorBase
Visualization Laboratory VIZLAB Rapid data visualization
Water Integrated Lake Model Aggregation (WILMA)
Western Alaska Landscape Conservation Cooperative LCC, Landscape Conservation Cooperative
Western Energy Citation Clearinghouse
Wyoming Landscape Conservation Initiative