Earth Sciences

General Resources

Real-Time Science Data Access Page
Earth science links to real-time earth science data and live images.

Government Resources

United States Geological Survey
Lists of USGS publications and data products and information, some full-text documents, Learning Web (K-12 students), USGS contacts and sources of information, and links to USGS searchable databases.
USDOC/NOAA/NESDIS/National Geophysical Data Center
Provides access to environmental data in marine geology and geophysics, paleoclimatology, solar-terrestrial physics, solid earth geophysics, and glaciology (snow and ice).
National Science Foundation
Provides information for funding in the geosciences.


Board on Earth Sciences and Resources (BESR), National Research Council
Oversees and coordinates activities of the National Research Council in the area of earth science.
Geological Society of America (GSA)
Information on GSA, its meetings and publications, and a calendar of geological and other scientific meetings.
American Geophysical Union (ACU)
International scientific society dedicated to advancing understanding of earth and it's environment in space.

Institutes and Education

American Geological Institute
A federation of 44 geoscientific and professional organizations.
IInternational Institute for Geo-Information Science and Earth Observation (ITC)
Providing and developing geo-information and management tools.


Yahoo! Groups: GeoSci-Jobs
Mailing list for geoscience employment opportunities.
Global listings of geotechnical and geosciences employment.