Facing Tomorrow's Challenges - An Overview

Fact Sheet 2008-3008



In 2007, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) developed a science strategy outlining the major natural-science issues facing the Nation in the next decade. The science strategy consists of six science directions of critical importance, focusing on areas where natural science can make a substantial contribution to the well-being of the Nation and the world. This fact sheet is an overview of the science strategy and describes how USGS research can strengthen the Nation with information needed to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Facing Tomorrow's Challenges - An Overview
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2008-3008
DOI 10.3133/fs20083008
Edition -
Year Published 2008
Language ENGLISH
Publisher Geological Survey (U.S.)
Contributing office(s) U.S. Geological Survey
Description 4 p.
Larger Work Type Report
Larger Work Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Larger Work Title USGS Science in the Decade 2007-2017
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