Earth and space scientists traveled to Washington, D. C., to participate in Geosciences Congressional Visits Day.
As a scientist, you can be a part of the conversation and show politicians that Earth and space sciences are critical fields in need of their support.
Experts called for Congress to reauthorize the National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program Act. They said the data are key for natural resource development and management.
Want to talk about science with Congress? Here are some communication tips from a Congresswoman.