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Guide to Information and Publications

Earth Science Information Centers

Water Information Water-Source Data

To obtain assistance in locating sources of water data, identifying sites at which data have been collected, and obtaining specific information, write:

U.S. Geological Survey National Water Data Exchange 421 National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr. Reston, VA 2.2092

Water-Data Aquisition Activities

To obtain information on ongoing and planned water-data acquisition activities of all Federal agencies and many non-Federal organizations, write:

U.S. Geological Survey Office of Water Data Coordination 417 National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr. Reston, VA 2.2092

Water Resources of Specific Areas

To obtain information on water resources in general and about the water resources of specific areas of the United States, write:

U.S. Geological Survey Hydrologic Information Unit 419 National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Dr. Reston, VA 2.2092

Geologic Information General Geology

To obtain information on cartographic data and on earth science programs, publications, and services, or to obtain copies of reports and maps, write or visit U.S. Geological Survey Earth Science Information Centers at the following addresses:

Alaska:
Room 101
4230 University Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99508–4664

Room G–84
605 West 4th Ave.
Anchorage, AK 99501

California:
Federal Bldg., Room 7638
300 N. Los Angeles St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Room 3128
532 Bldg. 3
345 Middlefield Rd.
Menlo Park, CA 94025

504 Custom House
555 Battery St.
San Francisco, CA 94 l l l

Colorado:
169 Federal Bldg.
1961 Stout St.
Denver, CO 80294

Room 1813
504 Denver Federal Center, Bldg. 25
Box 25046

Denver, CO 80225–0.046

District of Columbia:
Main Interior Bldg., Room 2650
1849 C St., NW.
Washington, DC 20240
(When visiting, use E St. entrance.)

Mississippi:
Bldg. 3101
Stennis Space Center
Bay St. Louis, MS 39529

Missouri:
Room 231
1400 Independence Rd.
Rolla, MO 65401

Utah:

8105 Federal Bldg.
125 S. State St.
Salt Lake City, UT 84138

Virginia:
Room 1C–402
507 National Center
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr.
Reston, VA 2.2092

Washington:
678 U.S. Courthouse
W. 920 Riverside Ave.
Spokane, WA 99.201

To obtain information on geologic topics such
as earthquakes and volcanoes, energy and mineral
resources, the geology of specific areas, and geo-
logic maps and mapping, write:
U.S. Geological Survey
Geologic Inquiries Group
907 National Center
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr.
Reston, VA 2.2092

Mineral Resources

To obtain information on mineral resources,
write or visit:
Minerals Information Office.*
Main Interior Bldg., Room 2647
1849 C St., NW,
Washington, DC 20240

Minerals Information Office.*
845 N. Park Ave., #100
Tucson, AZ 857 19

*Joint ventures of the USGS and the U.S. Bureau of Mines.

U.S. Bureau of Mines
Minerals Information Office
c/o Mackay School of Mines
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV 895.57–0047

U.S. Bureau of Mines
Minerals Information Office
U.S. Courthouse, Room 656
W. 920 Riverside Dr.
Spokane, WA 99.201

Maps
Topographic and Thematic

To buy maps of all areas of the United States and to request USGS catalogs, pamphlets, and leaflets (limited quantities free), write or visit:

U.S. Geological Survey
Map Distribution

Building 810
Denver Federal Center, Box 25286
Denver, CO 802.25

To buy Alaska maps, residents of Alaska may write or visit: U.S. Geological Survey Alaska Distribution Section New Federal Building, Box 12 101 12th Avenue Fairbanks, A K 99701

Aerial Photographs and Satellite Images

To obtain information on aerial photographs and satellite and space images, write or visit:

U.S. Geological Survey EROS Data Center Sioux Falls, SD 57 198

Books and Reports

To buy USGS book publications, to request USGS circulars, or to obtain information on the availability of microfiche or paper-duplicate copies of open-file reports, write:

U.S. Geological Survey
Books and Open-File Reports
Federal Center, Box 25.425
Denver, CO 802.25

Periodicals

New Publications

To get on the mailing list for the monthly list of New Publications of the U.S. Geological Survey (free), write:

U.S. Geological Survey Distribution Support Section 582 National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive Reston, VA 2.2092

Earthquakes & Volcanoes

To subscribe to Earthquakes & Volcanoes, a bimonthly, nontechnical digest that provides up-todate information on earthquakes, volcanoes, and related natural hazards around the world, write:

Superintendent of Documents Government Printing Office Washington, DC 20402

Budget Information

USGS budget authority for fiscal year 1990, by appropriation, for surveys, investigations, and research (SIR)

[Dollars in thousands]

Fiscal year

Fiscal year

Activity/Subactivity/Program element 1990' Activity/Subactivity/Program element 1990" enacted enacted National Mapping, Geography, and Surveys................ $111,527 Water Resources Investigations............................... $152,904 National Map and Digital Data Production................ 46,007 National Water Resources Research and Information Cartographic Data and Map Revision.................... 40,066 System-Federal Program ................................ 83,250 Thematic and Special Data ................................ 4,461 Data Collection and Analysis.............................. 24,198 SLAR. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,480 National Water Information Clearinghouse ............ 3,398 Information & Data Systems....................... . . . . . . . . . . 14,598 Coordination of National Water Data Activities........ 976 National Data Base Management......................... 7,662 Regional Aquifer System Analysis........................ 10,982 Information Dissemination Services. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,977 Core Program Hydrologic Research ..................... 8,565 Global Change Data Systems .............................. 2,959 Improved Instrumentation ................................ 1,656 Research and Technology .................................... 18,348 Water Resources Assessment.............................. 1,352 Cartographic and Geographic Research................. 8,070 Toxic Substances Hydrology .............................. 14, 174 National Cartographic Requirement Coordination Nuclear Waste Hydrology ................................. 3,814 and Standards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,821 Acid Rain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,895 Geographic and Spatial Information Analysis.......... 6,457 Scientific and Technical Publications..................... 2,228 Advanced Cartographic Systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32,574 National Water-Quality Assessment Program .......... 7,039 Geologic and Mineral Resource Surveys and Mapping... 200,388 Climate Change Hydrology................................ 1,973 Geologic Hazards Surveys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 66,196 National Water Resources Research and Information Earthquake Hazards Reduction........................... 46,443 System—Federal-State Cooperative Program ........ 58,974 Volcano Hazards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17,596 Data Collection and Analysis, Areal Appraisals, and Landslide Hazards . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,157 Special Studies ............................................ 55,070 Geologic Framework and Processes......................... 33,802 Water use... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,904 National Geologic Mapping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19,132 National Water Resources Research and Information Deep Continental Studies. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,020 System—State Research Institutes and Research Geomagnetism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,710 Grants Program........................................... 10,680 Climate Change. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3,001 State Water Resources Research Institutes.............. 5,600 Coastal Erosion ........................ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6,939 National Water Resources Research Grants Program.. 4,322 Offshore Geologic Surveys ................................... 26,450 Program Administration ................................... 758 Offshore Geologic Framework............................ 26,450 General Administration......................................... 18,081 Mineral Resource Surveys ........................... . . . . . . . . . 46,836 Executive Direction............................................ 4,701 National Mineral Resource Assessment Program . . . . . . 23,872 Administrative Operations ................................... 11,471 Strategic and Critical Minerals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9,708 Reimbursements to the Department of Labor ............ 1,909 Development of Assessment Techniques................ 13,256 Facilities ........................................................... 18,502 Energy Geologic Surveys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27, 104 National Center—Rental Payments to GSA ............... 14,610 Evolution of Sedimentary Basins ......................... 5,200 National Center–Facilities Management .................. 3,892 Coal Investigations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,288 Oil and Gas Investigations................................. 5,577 Total, SIR............................................ $501,402 Oil Shale Investigations ........ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 577 Geothermal Investigations .................. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5,869 Uranium/Thorium Investigations......................... 2,087 World Energy Resource Assessment..................... 506

' Funding shown represents current appropriated funding ($478,156), no-year appropriated funding for Mt. Redoubt ($6,256), and no-year emergency funding transfers for Loma Prieta and Hurricane Hugo ($5,000) and Earthquake Disaster Funding ($12,000).

USGS budget for fiscal years 1987 to 1990, by activity and sources of funds'

[Dollars in thousands; totals may not add because of rounding]

Budget activity 1987 1988 1989 1990

Total . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - $620,585 $662,101 $670,897 $ 723,137 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 432,114 448,233 451,988 '501,510 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188,471 213,868 218,909 221,628 States, counties, and municipalities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63,088 68,609 69,577 74,113 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13,667 12,775 14, 194 15, 151 Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ll 1,716 132,484 135,138 132,363 National Mapping, Geography, and Surveys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 118,462 120,845 126,457 141,069 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88,542 90,541 94,235 111,528 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29,921 30,304 32,222 29,542 States, counties, and municipalities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,841 1,579 1,520 2,132 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10,276 10,021 10,804 10,278 Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17,804 18,705 19,898 17,131 Geologic and Mineral Resource Surveys and Mapping. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - 209,553 224,028 215,882 241,739 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 169,239 177,278 178,329 200,472 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 40,314 46,750 37,553 41,267 States, counties, and municipalities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,365 1, 138 96.1 1,917 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 938 368 682 2,022 Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 38,011 45,244 35,910 37,328 Water Resources Investigations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - 254,288 278,380 287,154 295,128 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 142,130 149,471 145,635 152,904 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . | 12,158 128,910 141,520 142,224 States, counties, and municipalities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 59.882 65,893 67,095 70,064 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,437 2,354 2,700 2,839 Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49,839 60.662 71,725 69,321 General Administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - 18,285 17,746 19,059 21,493 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 17,084 14,684 16,330 18,081 Reimbursable program (Federal). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,201 3,062 2,729 3,412 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1. 3 0 l Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,200 3,060 2,729 3,411 Facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15,109 16,252 17,450 18,502 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15,067 16,214 17,421 18,502 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42 38 29 () Computer and administrative services to other accounts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - 4,835 4,804 4,856 5, 183 Reimbursable program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,835 4,804 4,856 5, 183 Miscellaneous non-Federal sources . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15 29 7 11 Other Federal agencies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,820 4,775 4,849 5,172 Operation and maintenance of quarters. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52 45 38 23 Direct program . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 52 45 38 23

' Direct program includes $478,156 for current year, $23,246 for no year, $84 for Contributed Funds, and $23 for Operation and Maintenance of Quarters.

USGS reimbursable funds from other Federal agencies for fiscal years 1987 to 1990, by agency

[Dollars in thousands]

Budget activity 1987 1988 1989 1990

Department of Agriculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 1.247 $ 3,392 $ 3,638 $ 3,379 Department of Commerce . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . | ()() 50 () 28 l National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7,903 6, 138 5,327 1,448 Department of Defense. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30,551 39,462 40,478 41,257 Department of Energy . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24,361 26,800 31,630 29,574 Bonneville Power Administration . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 274 258 31 l 358 Department of the Interior. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14,787 17,166 14,076 12,728 Bureau of Indian Affairs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,280 4,664 2,190 2.018 Bureau of Land Management . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.748 1,773 1,317 1,239 Bureau of Mines . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14 29 () 24 Bureau of Reclamation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6,647 6,715 5,926 6,119 Minerals Management Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125 291 222 32 National Park Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 977 1,069 1,304 883 Office of the Secretary. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 538 1,983 2,206 1,343 Office of Surface Mining . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 260 352 264 106 Fish and Wildlife Service . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - 108 200 648 964 Department of State . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,740 9,896 10,082 8,144 Department of Transportation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 300 794 1,479 362 Environmental Protection Agency . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2,726 3,591 3,096 5,279 National Aeronautics and Space Administration. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,380 4,877 4,952 5,607 National Science Foundation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 472 535 630 2,328 Nuclear Regulatory Commission . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1,834 1,589 1,797 1,917 Tennessee Valley Authority . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 101 269 170 217 Miscellaneous Federal agencies. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13,030 13,371 12,623 14,312 Miscellaneous services to other accounts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4,820 4,775 4,849 5,172 Total. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $ 111,716 132,963 135,139 132,363

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