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USGS Nominee Breaks Ground

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Science  07 Aug 1998:
Vol. 281, Issue 5378, pp. 767
DOI: 10.1126/science.281.5378.767b

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Summary

The White House has tapped a new chief for the U.S. Geological Survey, the Interior Department's science agency. Last week President Clinton announced his intention to nominate Charles Groat, a geologist who's a familiar face in policy circles but little known among scientists.