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1. 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, ...


2. 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 ...


3. 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 ...


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. 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 ...


6. 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, ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. 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. ...


10. 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 ...


11. 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. ...


12. 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 ...


13. 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, ...


14. 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, ...


15. Rock-Fall Hazard Assessment of Little Mill Campground, American Fork Canyon, Uinta National Forest, Utah [USGS_OFR_2005_1229]
In July 2004, at the request of Pam Gardner, District Ranger for the Pleasant Grove District of the Uinta National Forest, Ed Harp of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) conducted a preliminary assessment ...


16. 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 ...


17. 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 ...


18. 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 ...


19. Spatial Databases for the Geology of the Northern Rocky Mountains - Idaho, Montana, and Washington [USGS_OFR_2005_1235_1.0]
A regionally consistent and integrated geologic spatial database for the Northern Rocky Mountains of Montana, Idaho, and eastern Washington, brings together forty-three 1:100,000- to 1:250,000-scale ...


20. 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. ...


21. 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 ...


22. Sumatra-Andaman Islands Earthquake - 2004 [IRIS_9.0_EQ]
A magnitude 9.0 megathrust earthquake occurred on December 26, 2004 just off the coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. The earthquake happened on the interface of the India and Burma plates. Based on preliminary ...


23. 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 ...


24. 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, ...


25. 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 ...


26. 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, ...


27. 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 ...


28. 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 ...


29. 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 ...


30. 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 ...


31. 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 ...


32. 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 ...


33. 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 ...


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. 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 ...


36. 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 ...


37. 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, ...


38. 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 ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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 ...


41. 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 ...


42. 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 ...


43. 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 ...


44. 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 ...


45. 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 ...


46. 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 ...


47. 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 ...


48. 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. ...


49. 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 ...


50. 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 ...


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