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Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska

Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska

 

A view of the Tordrillo Mountains and the Trimble Glacier in western Alaska Range. (Photo by Peter Haeussler)

Description

This group of Professional Papers—Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska—continues a long-running series of collected volumes of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) scientific reports on Alaska. This series presents new and sometimes preliminary findings that are of interest to Earth and biological scientists in academia, government, and industry; to land and resource managers; and to the general public.

The series covers a broad spectrum of scientific topics, from various parts of Alaska, serving to emphasize the diversity of USGS efforts to meet the Nation’s needs for Earth-science information in the State. The USGS provides reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth; minimize loss of life and property from natural disasters; manage water, biological, energy, and mineral resources; and enhance and protect our quality of life.

The series was originally published annually. Before 1995, the series was published as USGS Bulletins (1988–1994) and Circulars (1975–1987); the original series title was "The United States Geological Survey in Alaska: Accomplishments during 19_."

Beginning in 2015, the group of Professional Papers will be published by volume number (starting with volume 15) rather than year. Each volume will contain reports on selected scientific topics (released as available), intended to span approximately a decade of USGS work in Alaska.

U.S. Geological Survey on-line Professional Papers, compiling scientific studies completed in Alaska, beginning in 1995

PP1574–Geological Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1995

PP1595Geological Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1996

PP1614Geological Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1997

PP1615Geological Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1998

PP1633Geological Studies in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1999

PP1662Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2000

PP1678Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2001

PP1709Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2004

PP1732Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2005

PP1739Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2006

PP1760Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2007

PP1776Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2008–2009

PP1784Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2010

PP1795Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, 2011

PP1814–Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, Volume 15

 

First posted April 9, 2015

Year(s) of studies—Professional Paper Number

Studies by the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska online report listing 1975–1994 (Circulars and Bulletins)

These publications are only available online

For additional information, contact:
Alaska Science Center staff
U.S. Geological Survey
4210 University Dr.
Anchorage, AK 99508
Alaska Mineral Resources
Alaska Science Center

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