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USGS: Happy Birthday to us!

Happy Birthday to us! Today, the USGS turns 136 years young. Here's the Conference Committee copy establishing USGS. pic.twitter.com/9MtSv36XPI

— USGS (@USGS) March 3, 2015

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March 3, 1879: U.S. Geological Survey Established; 1899: Rivers and Harbors Act Passed by Congress

March 3, 1879: U.S. Geological Survey established by President Rutherford B. Hayes signing a bill authorizing money for the organization. “The USGS is a science organization that provides impartial information on the health of our ecosystems and environment, the natural hazards that threaten us, the natural resources we rely on, the impacts of climate and land-use change, and the core science systems that help us provide timely, relevant, and useable information.” 110 more words

Year 3 TDIWH

36 Archived articles and videos covering Mystery Booms around the world. By #pandorasbox

38 archived articles and videos covering Mystery Booms throughout the world. Some of these events appear to be the sound barrier been broken by military aircraft and some of these are what the USGS is calling swarms of minor earthquakes with seismic evidence to back up their claim.

USGS Confirms Earthquake In Irving

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IRVING (CBSDFW.COM) – The USGS has confirmed a 3.1 magnitude earthquake struck in Irving at 6:18 a.m. Friday morning.

The USGS pinpoints the epicenter to be just east of the former site of Texas Stadium on SH 183. 137 more words