USGS Geologic Map of North America
Entry ID: USGS_GMNA

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Summary
Abstract: The Geologic Map of North America (published February 2005) portrays the grand
architecture of the continent as we understood it in the closing years of the
20th century. As the final product of the Geological Society of America's
Decade of North American Geology project, it was compiled by John C. Reed, Jr.
(USGS), John O. Wheeler (Geological Survey of Canada), and Brian ... View entire text
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Description: Comparisons of the 2005 Geologic Map of North America with the 1965 Map, Areas
1-4.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 89.0   S: 2.0   E: -18.0   W: -172.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: John C. Reed, Jr, John O. Wheeler, Brian E. Tucholke
Dataset Title: USGS Geologic Map of North America
Dataset Release Date: 2005
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey, Geological Society of America
Data Presentation Form: map
Online Resource: http://esp.cr.usgs.gov/info/gmna/
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
EARTH SURFACE PROCESSES TEAM, CENTRAL REGION, GEOLOGY DIVISION, U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://esp.cr.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ASK USGS
Phone: 1-888-275-8747
Email: ask at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Hard Copy Map
Fees: $120-$150
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Publications/References
North American Geologic Map Committee, 1965, Geologic map of North America: U.
S. Geological Survey, scale 1:5,000,000.

Okulitch, A. V., Lopatin, B. G., and Jackson, H. R., 1989, Circumpolar
Geological Map of the Arctic: Geological Survey of Canada, Map 1765A, Scale
1:6,000,000.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-21
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