Policy & Critical Issues Blog

Stay up to date on issues at the intersection of geoscience and society with our Policy & Critical Issues blog posts from the AGI Geotimes blog.

Screenshot of the Maryland Coastal Atlas
(2016-10-20)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared an interactive map of coastal geoscience information in Maryland from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (@MarylandDNR), which you can find at http://bit.ly/2eaLfIA. For more...
 
Map of earthquake probabilities across the U.S. Image Credit: U.S. Geological Survey
(2016-10-19)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared a map of earthquake probabilities across the United States from the U.S. Geological Survey (@USGS), which you can find at http://bit.ly/1LBgCbE. For more information on earthquakes, check out our...
 
Image of the U.S. Capitol Dome with autumn leaves on trees.
(2016-10-19)
The September Geoscience Policy Monthly Review is available! This month we cover the bipartisan endorsement of the Earth Science Week Resolution, bills on women in STEM, the Energy Policy Modernization Act, the North Dakota Access Pipeline, and much more. 
 
Screenshot of interactive map of mines in Colorado. Image Credit: Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety
(2016-10-18)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared an interactive map of mines in Colorado from the Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety, which you can find at http://bit.ly/2aDJC26. For more information on mining, check out our...
 
Interactive map of geoscience features in Kentucky. Image Credit: Kentucky Geological Survey
(2016-10-17)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared an interactive map of geoscience features in Kentucky from the Kentucky Geological Survey (@KGSNews), which you can find at http://bit.ly/1HvVsFA. The Karst Potential Map...
 
Screenshot of interactive map of Utah geology. Image Credit: Utah Geological Survey
(2016-10-13)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared an interactive map of the geology of Utah from the Utah Geological Survey (@utahgeological), which you can find at bit.ly/1FpQcTV. For more information on...
 
Screenshot of interactive map of Michigan geology. Image Credit: Michigan Geological Survey
(2016-10-12)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared an interactive map of the geology of Michigan from the Michigan Geological Survey, which you can find at http://bit.ly/254wmeD. For more information on geoscience issues in Michigan, check out our...
 
Screenshot of interactive map of historical hurricane tracks. Image Credit: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
(2016-10-11)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared Historical Hurricane Tracks, an interactive map of historical hurricane tracks around the world from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (@NOAA), which you can find at...
 
Screenshot of Mines of Ohio interactive map from the Ohio DNR. Image Credit: Ohio Department of Natural Resources
(2016-10-07)
#MapOfTheDay! Today the Critical Issues Program (@AGI_GeoIssues) shared Mines of Ohio, an interactive map of geothermal resources in the U.S. from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (@ohiodnr), which you can find at http://bit.ly/2dS8Qk5...
 

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