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1. 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, ...


2. Thermochronologic and modelling test for a Mesozoic West Antarctic Plateau [NSF-ANT07-39781]
This project studies formation of the TransAntarctic Mountains (TAM) through numerical modeling based on cooling histories of apatite mineral grains. The TAM are the highest and longest rift-related ...


3. 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 ...


4. 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 ...


5. 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 ...


6. Structural data: brittle faults for the Ford Ranges, Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica [Ford_Ranges]
The geological data sets for the Ford Ranges of western Marie Byrd Land include: - Structural measurements for minor brittle faults, fracture arrays, and dike arrays ...


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 ...


8. 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, ...


9. 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 ...


10. Data on geomorphology, neotectonics, soils, permafrost and freshwater in the Antarctic Peninsula region. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM]   CHILD DIFs
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, ...


11. Neotectonic and relief evolution studies in the South Shetland Islands. [CNDP-ESP_GEOANT-UAM_Neotectonics-Relief_evolution]   PARENT DIF
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 ...


12. 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, ...


13. 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. ...


14. 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. ...


15. World Stress Map [GEO_CORNELL_WORLD_STRESS]
The coverage contains information on contemporary tectonic stress in the crust. To determine the tectonic stress orientation, different types of stress indicators are used in the World ...


16. 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. ...


17. 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 ...


18. 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 ...


19. USGS Geologic Map of North America [USGS_GMNA]
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 ...


20. 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 ...


21. Doppler Orbitography by Radiopositioning Integrated on Satellite Data from NASA/CDDIS [CDDIS_DORIS_data]
The Doppler Orbitography by Radiopositioning Integrated on Satellite (DORIS) was developed by the Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES) with cooperation from other French government agencies. ...


22. Satellite Laser Ranging Data from NASA CDDIS [CDDIS_SLR_data]
In Satellite Laser Ranging (SLR), a short pulse of coherent light generated by a laser (Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation) is transmitted in a narrow beam to illuminate corner ...


23. Global Navigation Satellite System Data from NASA CDDIS [CDDIS_GNSS_data]
Global Navigation Satellite System data consists of the U.S. Global Positioning System (GPS) and the Russian GLObal NAvigation Satellite System (GLONASS) data sets. The Global Positioning System, ...


24. 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 ...


25. 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 ...


26. 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, ...


27. 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 ...


28. Seismotectonic Map of Afghanistan and Adjacent Areas [USGS_OFR_2007_1104]
This map is intended to be part of an assessment of Afghanistan's geology, natural resources, and natural hazards. One of the natural hazards is from earthquake shaking. One of the tools required ...


29. 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, ...


30. 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 ...


31. 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 ...


32. The Cornell Oman Project: Deciphering the Shallow and Deep Crustal Structure of the Oman Mountains [GEO_CORNELL_OMAN]
The main objective of the Cornell Oman research project is to decipher the shallow and deep crustal structure of the Oman Mountains. This mountain belt is the best type-example of the Earth's ophiolite ...


33. The Cornell Saudi Arabia Project: Crustal Studies in Saudi Arabia [GEO_CORNELL_SAUDIARABIA]
The main objectives of the Cornell Saudi Arabia research project are: (1) study the seismic attenuation characteristics of the crust (Lg) and uppermost mantle (Sn) of the Arabian lithospheric plate, ...


34. 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 ...


35. 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 ...


36. 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 ...


37. Western Superior Teleseismic Data [PASSCAL_TWIST]
This is a teleseismic study along the main N-S corridor of the LITHOPROBE Western Superior Transect. The objectives of the study are to determine the structure and physical properties of the subcrustal ...


38. Seismic Constraints and Coulomb Stress Changes of a Blind Thrust Fault System, 1: Coalinga and Kettleman Hills, California [USGS_OFR_2006_1149]
This report reviews the seismicity and surface ruptures associated with the 1982-1985 earthquake sequence in the Coalinga region in California, and the role of Coulomb stress in triggering the mainshock ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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. ...


41. Spatial databases of the Humboldt Basin mineral resource assessment, northern Nevada [USGS_OFR_2004_1245]
This report describes the origin, generation, and format of tract map databases for deposit types that accompany the metallic mineral resource assessment for the Humboldt River Basin, northern Nevada. ...


42. The Cottage Lake Aeromagnetic Lineament: A Possible Onshore Extension of the Southern Whidbey Island Fault, Washington [USGS_OFR_2004_1204]
The northwest-striking southern Whidbey Island fault zone (SWIF) was mapped previously using borehole data and potential-field anomalies on Whidbey Island and marine seismic surveys beneath surrounding ...


43. 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 ...


44. 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 ...


45. 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 ...


46. 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 ...


47. 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 ...


48. 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 ...


49. Seismotectonic Map of Afghanistan [USGS_OFR_2005_1264]
A seismotectonic map shows geologic, seismological, and other information that is pertinent to seismic hazards but previously was scattered among many sources. Afghanistan is part of the Eurasian ...


50. 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 ...


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