WIGICC speaks out on USGS budget cuts

May 4, 2010

Cuts proposed would eliminate USGS Partnership funds used to leverage local and state efforts to acquire new geospatial data.  Wisconsin has benefited significantly from USGS partnership funds in the past.

New topo maps in the works for Wisconsin

December 15, 2009

The U.S. Geological Survey will release the next generation of digital topographic maps for Wisconsin in the summer of 2010 as part of their new “US Topo” product line.

Feds announce free Landsat for all

August 6, 2008

The U.S. Geological Survey is set to make their entire Landsat satellite imagery archive available for free by February 2009.

U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library

November 21, 2006

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Central Regional Library in Denver, Colorado maintains a collection of over 400,000 photographs taken during geologic studies of the United States and its territories from 1868 to the present.