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1. Databases and Simplified Geology for Mineralized Areas, Claims, Mines and Prospects in Colorado [USGS_OFR_2003_090]
This data release contains mineral resource data for metallic and nonmetallic mineral sites in the State of Colorado. Along with the resource data, there is additional data, such as mineralized areas ...


2. Data on geomorphology, neotectonics, soils, permafrost and freshwater in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM]   CHILD METADATA
In English: This dataset contains registered data on studies carried out by the research group on Geology from the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). Data about geomorphology, neotectonics, ...


3. Desert Landforms and Surface Processes in the Mojave National Preserve and Vicinity [USGS_OFR_2004_1007]
Landscape features in the Mojave National Preserve are a product of ongoing processes involving tectonic forces, weathering, and erosion. Long-term climatic cycles (wet and dry periods) have left ...


4. Earthquakes and Planning for Ground Rupture Hazards [SSDP_HAZARD_EARTHQUAKE]
Detailed maps bring a greater resolution to the number and locations of active faults. Preparing maps at a higher resolution requires extensive field study, and with a GIS, information, such as tract ...


5. Integrated CEOS European Data Server [ICEDS-Serve-Data]
ESYS plc and the Department of Geomatic Engineering at University College London (UCL) have been funded by the British National Space Centre (BNSC) to develop a web GIS service to serve geographic ...


6. The Long Valley Caldera GIS Database [USGS-DDS-081]
The Long Valley Caldera GIS Database provides an overview of the studies being conducted by the Long Valley Observatory in eastern California from 1975 to 2001. The database includes geologic, monitoring, ...


7. U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and the American Geological Institute (AGI) Global GIS Database [Global_GIS]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and The American Geological Institute (AGI) announced a cooperative agreement that will focus on making the USGS Global Geographic Information ...


8. Global Crustal Database [USGS_GLOBAL_CRUST]
In 1988, work was started on a global database intended to characterize the Earth's crust. Today, this database has over 10,000 entries, covering a large portion of the Earth's surface. The primary ...


9. IPY Research: Investigating the Cryospheric Evolution of the Central Antarctic Plate (ICECAP) [blankenship_0733025]
This is the master metadata record for the ICECAP project, a four-year International Polar Year campaign to map the morphology, geology and glaciology of the major marine subglacial basins of East ...


10. A Digital Geological Map Database For the State of Oklahoma [USGS_OFR_2003_247]
This report consists of a compilation of twelve digital geologic maps provided in ARC/INFO interchange (e00) format for the state of Oklahoma. The source maps consisted of nine USGS 1:250,000-scale ...


11. Active Tectonics of the Northern Dead Sea Fault System in Syria and Lebanon [GEO_CORNELL_ACTIVE_TECT]
Cornell University is conducting an interdisciplinary study of the active tectonics of the Dead Sea Fault System (DSFS) in Syria and Lebanon. One motivation for this research is the lack of information ...


12. Argon isotopic data for metamorphic minerals in rocks from the southern Quebec Appalachians [GSA_BULLETIN_2001004]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


13. BARD (Bay Area Regional Deformation) GPS data [BARD-GPS]
[Adapted from the BARD Home Page "http://quake.geo.berkeley.edu/bard/"] The Bay Area Regional Deformation (BARD) Network is a network of about 67 continuously operating Global Positioning System ...


14. Broadband seismic wavefield data recorded at a temporary array in the Transantarctic Mountains (TAM) [TAM-bband-9900]
These earthquake data contain broadband seismic wavefield recordings, as recorded by a temporary array placed in the Trans-antarctic Mountains during the summer of 1999-2000. The experiment was carried ...


15. Continental Shelf Area [geodata_1085]
According to the UN Convention of the Law of the Sea, the Continental Shelf is the area of the seabed and subsoil which extends beyond the territorial sea to a distance of 200 nautical miles from ...


16. Database for the Geologic Map of the Chelan 30-Minute by 60-Minute Quadrangle, Washington [USGS_DS_2006_184]
This digital map database has been prepared by R.W. Tabor from the published Geologic map of the Chelan 30-Minute Quadrangle, Washington. Together with the accompanying text files as PDF, it provides ...


17. Deep structure, continental margins nature and evolution of oceanic gateways in the NE border of the Antarctic Peninsula (Eastern Bransfield and Drake Passage, Antarctica [CNDP-ESP_IPY_POL2006-13836-C03-01]
En Español: El proyecto PASOC (campaña DRAKE2008) se desarrolla en el marco del Año Polar Internacional 2007-09 y se integra dentro del proyecto Plates and Gates. Esta iniciativa pretende establecer ...


18. Depth to the Juan De Fuca Slab Beneath the Cascadia Subduction Margin: A 3-D Model for Sorting Earthquakes [USGS-DS-91]
The USGS presents an updated model of the Juan de Fuca slab beneath southern British Columbia, Washington, Oregon, and northern California, and use this model to separate earthquakes occurring above ...


19. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...


20. Digital database of recently active traces of the Hayward Fault, California [USGS_DS_2006_177]
The purpose of this map is to show the location of and evidence for recent movement on active fault traces within the Hayward Fault Zone, California. The mapped traces represent the integration of ...


21. EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) [ERDA]
[Adapted from EarthRef home page, "http://earthref.org/databases/ERDA/main.htm"] The EarthRef Digital Archive (ERDA) contains any type of digital data object associated with the Earth Sciences. Data ...


22. Eastern Turkey Seismic Experiment: Lithospheric Structure in an Active Continental Collision Zone [GEO_CORNELL_ETSE]
One of the least understood processes within the framework of plate tectonics is the mechanisms for continent-continent collision, yet this process plays a critical role in the development and growth ...


23. Effect of Structural Heterogeneity and Slip Distribution on Coseismic Vertical Displacement from Rupture on the Seattle Fault [USGS_OFR_2004_1010]
Workshops in 2001 and 2002 were convened to determine critical issues in the development of tsunami inundation maps for the Puget Sound region. The Tsunami Inundation Mapping Effort (TIME) is conducted ...


24. Evolucion Tectonica del Atlantico Sur en el Cenozoico (TESAC) [CDA_AR_GEO-GTS_TESAC_ORCADAS]
The geological structure of the tectonic boundary between the South America and Scotia plates in Tierra del Fuego region has been investigated during three field studies conducted onshore-offshore. ...


25. Geochemistry of Rocks of the Oceans and Continents (GEOROC) [GEOROC]
[from GEOROC Introduction, "http://georoc.mpch-mainz.gwdg.de/georoc/Entry.html"] GEOROC is intended to become a global geochemical database containing published chemical and isotopic data as well ...


26. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Compilation of Geophysical, Geologic, and Tectonic Data for the Circum-North Pacific [USGS_OFR_99-422]
The accompanying directory structure contains a Geographic Information Systems (GIS) compilation of geophysical, geological, and tectonic data for the Circum-North Pacific. This area includes ...


27. Geologic Province Map of the World [GEO_CORNELL_WR_PROVINCES]
This data set is the digital geologic province layer map of the world. The data set includes arcs, polygons, polygon labels, and attributes for geologic provinces, as defined by the U.S. ...


28. Geology and resource assessment of the Venezuelan Guayana Shield at 1:500,000 scale [USGS_DDS-46]
Conversion of the Venezuela maps to a computerized digital format was undertaken for the following reasons: 1) The digital format facilitates the presentation and analysis of earth-science data. ...


29. Geology of Australia (1976) Digital Version; NRIC, Australia [EARTH_CRUST_AUS_NRIC_Geol1]
The Geology of Australia was a 1976 1:2500000 scale 4 quadrant set of mapsheets issued by the Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Canberra, ACT, Australia. This data set is the digital ...


30. Global Paleogeographic Views of Earth History - Late Precambrian to Recent [Global_Paleogeography]
[From Global Paleogeographic Views of Earth History - Late Precambrian to Recent, by Ronald C. Blakey, "http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/globaltext2.html"] The globes presented ...


31. Global Plate Boundaries in GIS Format [GEO_CORNELL_PLATES]
This data set contains the arcs delineate plate boundaries. These data are intended for use in making figures and illustrations. Topography and bathymetry data (EROS, 1996; Smith and Sandwell, ...


32. Global Surface Displacement Data for Assessing Variability of Displacement at a Point on a Fault [USGS_OFR_2013_1305]
This report presents a global dataset of site-specific surface-displacement data on faults. We have compiled estimates of successive displacements attributed to individual earthquakes, mainly paleoearthquakes, ...


33. Interpreted Regional Seismic Reflection Lines, National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska [USGS_OFR_2005_1402]
Interpretation of reprocessed data from a regional grid of 25 public-domain 2-D seismic profiles in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska has enabled an analysis of subsurface geologic relations ...


34. Kashmir Earthquake Virtual Clearinghouse [EERI_KASHMIR]
The virtual clearinghouse created by the Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI) attempts to accumulate earthquake data quickly related to the Kashmir earthquake. Therefore, ...


35. Lithoprobe Abitibi-Grenville geologic transect [PASSCAL_ABITIBI]
Abstract from Harvard Workshop on continental roots, Oct 10-13, 1997: Thermomechanical erosion of the continental lithosphere beneath the Precambrian Superior and Grenville provinces Canada relation ...


36. Location, Age, and Tectonic Significance of the Western Idaho Suture Zone [USGS_OFR_2004_1039]
The Western Idaho Suture Zone (WISZ) represents the boundary between crust overlying Proterozoic North American lithosphere and Late Paleozoic and Mesozoic intraoceanic crust accreted during Cretaceous ...


37. Map and Data for Quaternary Faults and Folds in Oregon [USGS_OFR_2003_095]
The map shows faults and folds in the state of Oregon that exhibit evidence of Quaternary deformation, and includes data on timing of most recent movement, sense of movement, slip rate, and continuity ...


38. Middle East North Africa Faults [GEO_CORNELL_ME_NA_FAULTS]
The dataset contains faults, flexures, fissures, and plate boundaries of the Middle East. Faults are described in terms of fault type, fault length, level of activity and quality of data. ...


39. Multistage, multidirectional Tertiary shortening and compression in north-central New Mexico [GSA_BULLETIN_2001002]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


40. Nathaniel B. Palmer 0209 - underway geophysical data [NBP0209_geophysics]
This data set contains underway geophysical data collected on a transit cruise between Lyttelton, New Zealand and McMurdo Base, Antarctic during December of 2002. We collected gravity ...


41. Neotectonic and relief evolution studies in the South Shetland Islands. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM_Neotectonics-Relief_evolution]   PARENT METADATA
In English: Data on neotectonics and relief evolution in the Antarctic Peninsula region from projects of the research group on Geology of the University Autonoma of Madrid (GEOANT). Brittle structures ...


42. New Zealand Active Faults Database [GNS_Faults]
The Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences (GNS) maintains the New Zealand Active Faults Database. This database has been designed to hold all data collected from investigations of active faults. ...


43. Nova Scotia Geoscience Digital Products [Canada_NovaScotia_GeosciDigProd]
This collection contains all of the downloadable digital geoscience data products produced by the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Mineral Resources Branch (MRB). These products include ...


44. Nunavut, Canada, Internet GIS Geoscience Data Compilation [Canada_GSC_InternetGISGeoscienc]
The Nunavut Geoscience Data Compilation provides several geoscience data layers in a common coordinate system that may be accessed and manipulated in an OGC-compliant Internet GIS applet. ...


45. Paleogeography of the Southwestern United States [Paleogeography_SW_US]
[From Paleogeography of the Southwestern US, by Ronald C. Blakey, "http://jan.ucc.nau.edu/~rcb7/paleogeogwus.html"] The images presented here show the paleogeography of the SW US from 1.8 billion ...


46. Paleozoic magmatism along the Paleopacific margin of Gondwana: northern Victoria Land (Antarctica) and South Tasman Rise. [afioretti_paleozoic_magmatism]
The aim of the research is to contribute to the geological reconstruction of the continental fragments around the Paleopacific margin of Gondwana before its break-up. The middle Paleozoic magmatism, ...


47. Preliminary Geophysical Framework of the Upper and Middle Verde River Watershed, Yavapai County, Arizona [USGS_OFR_2005_1154]
Analysis of aeromagnetic and gravity data provides new insights into the geometry of geologic structures of the upper and middle Verde River watershed, Yavapai County, Arizona. Magnetic anomalies ...


48. Publications of the Volcano Hazards Program 2004 [USGS_OFR_2006_1102_VHP_2004]
The Volcano Hazards Program of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is part of the Geologic Hazards Assessments subactivity as funded by Congressional appropriation. Investigations are carried out in ...


49. Quaternary Fault and Fold Database for the United States [USGS_QFAULTS]
This website contains information on faults and associated folds in the United States that are believed to be sources of M>6 earthquakes during the Quaternary (the past 1,600,000 years). Maps of these ...


50. Radiolarite ages in Alpine-Mediterranean ophiolites: Constraints on the oceanic spreading and the Tethys-Atlantic connection [GSA_BULLETIN_2001003]
[Adapted from "About the GSA Data Repository", "http://www.geosociety.org/pubs/drpint.htm#aboutdrp"] The above data set may be dowloaded from the Geological Society of America (GSA) Data Repository, ...


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