Critical Issues Program

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Cover of AGI's Guidelines for Ethical Professional Conduct, 1999; Source: AGI
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Cover of Critical Needs 2008 Report. Source: AGI
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Cover of AGI Guidelines for Ethical Professional Conduct, 2015. Source: AGI
American Geosciences Institute
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Rare earth elements include 17 elements: Yttrium, Scandium, and the Lanthanide Series. Image Credit: Peggy Greb, Agricultural Research Service, USDA
U.S. Geological Survey
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Rare earth elements include 17 elements: Yttrium, Scandium, and the Lanthanide Series. Image Credit: Peggy Greb, Agricultural Research Service, USDA
U.S. Geological Survey
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Rare earth elements include 17 elements: Yttrium, Scandium, and the Lanthanide Series. Image Credit: Peggy Greb, Agricultural Research Service, USDA
U.S. Geological Survey
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A sinkhole in front of a home in Kentucky. Image Credit: FEMA/Photo by Rob Melendez
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A hydraulic fracturing operation is underway at this drilling pad in the Marcellus Shale gas play of southwestern Pennsylvania. Image Credit: USGS/Photo by Doug Duncan
U.S. Geological Survey
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The Critical Issues Program provides a portal to decision-relevant, impartial, expert information from across the geosciences. The website aggregates material from a wide array of geoscience information providers in one place.

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