Lawsuit could prohibit geologists from making maps

On his blog, Arizona State Geologist, Lee Allison reports:

A lawsuit filed against the federal government by four trade associations could prohibit geologists, geographers, and many other professionals from making maps using federal funds, according to the American Association of Geographers…

My head usually starts spinning as soon as the legal ease starts flowing, so I’m not entirely certain of how this will impact geologists in practice, but this will definitely be one to watch.