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Summary Distribution of Slides and Earth Flows in the San Francisco Bay Region, California
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_97_745_C

Abstract: This report is a digital database package containing both plotfiles and
Geographic Information Systems (GIS) databases of maps of slides and earth
flows in the San Francisco Bay Region. The data are provided for both the
entire region and each county within the region, in two formats. The data is
provided as ARC/INFO (Environmental Systems Research Institute, Redlands, CA)
coverages for use in GIS packages, and as PostScript plotfiles of formatted
maps similar to traditional U.S. Geological Survey map products. There is also
a pamphlet available describing the databases and plotfiles

[Summary provided by the USGS.]
Related URL
Description: San Francisco Bay Region Landslide Folio Home Page.

Description: Sample Maps from Open-File Report 97-745.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 39.0   S: 37.0   E: -121.0   W: -124.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: C.M. Wentworth, S.E. Graham, R.J. Pike, G.S. Beukelman, D.W. Ramsey, and A.D. Barron
Dataset Title: Summary Distribution of Slides and Earth Flows in the San Francisco Bay Region, California
Dataset Series Name: Open-File Report 97-745 C
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Data Presentation Form: GIS Map
Online Resource:
Quality This is preliminary and has not been reviewed for conformity with U.S.
Geological Survey editorial standards or with the North American Stratigraphic
Use Constraints Although this database has been subjected to rigorous review and is
substantially complete, the USGS reserves the right to revise the data pursuant
to further analysis and review. Furthermore, it is released on condition that
neither the USGS nor the United States Government may be held liable for any
damages resulting from its authorized or unauthorized use.
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Publications-Western Region,Geological Division, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: USGS Open-File Report 97-745 B

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 650-329-5015
Fax: 650-329-5119
Email: cdonlin at
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
Geology Division
345 Middlefield Road
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: Arc/Info
Fees: No fees
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24