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Earth Sciences Data
The Earth Sciences and Map Library currently has over 2,500 CD-ROMs and DVDs, containing data in several disciplines. Two CD-ROM/DVD workstations are available for patron use. (This listing does not include maps which have been scanned in-house; for a list of our digitized topographic map sets, see http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/EART/topo.html.)
Año Nuevo to Santa Cruz, California : a photographic tour of the coastline / by Henry Chezar and Florence L. Wong. Contains over 500 overlapping, high-resolution digital images of California coastline taken by digital camera connected to global positioning system receiver, to illustrate coastal geology adjacent to part of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary.
Asian monsoon & data assimilation A project to provide a research-quality data set suitable for the study of general Earth science problems such as climate variability and atmospheric chemistry, in Quicktime movies throughout the CD.
Canadian daily climate data, temperature and precipitation. Eastern Canada : CDCD = Donnees climatiques quotidiennes canadiennes, temperatures et precipitations. Est du Canada : DCQC Contains daily temperature, precipitation, and snow-on-the-ground data for 3,338 locations in Ontario, Quebec, the Atlantic Provinces, Yukon Territory, Nunavut and the Northwest Territories. Data is available for the complete period of record for each station until the end of 2000.
Canadian daily climate data, temperature and precipitation. Western Canada : CDCD = Donnees climatiques quotidiennes canadiennes, temperatures et precipitations. Ouest du Canada : DCQC Contains daily values of temperature (maximum, minimum, and mean), precipitation (rain, snow, and total precipitation), and snow depth for Western Canada.
Climate atlas of the United States, version 1 Disk 1, Contiguous 48 states includes 737 color maps of climatic elements such as temperature, precipitation, snow, wind, pressure, etc. to portray the climate of the contiguous U.S. for period of 1961-1990.
Climate atlas of the United States, version 2 Version 2 of Climate atlas of U.S. features climate maps of all 50 states. It replaces the CD atlas published in 2000 and contains 2,023 color maps of climatic elements such as temperature, precipitation, etc., to portray climate of U.S. for period 1961-1990.
Climate change presentation kit Consists of an auto-start slide presentation: "Is global warming happening?" and notes.
Climatic atlas of the Barents Sea 1998 : temperature, salinity, oxygen (International ocean atlas series ; v. 1). Shows time and space distribution of 74,256 ocean stations (temperature, salinity, and oxygen) occupied in the Barents Sea during 1898-1993.
Climatology interdisciplinary data collection (CIDC) (NASA Goddard DAAC science data series) Includes monthly means of over 70 physical parameters--Land, Ocean, Sun, Cryosphere, Biosphere, Atmosphere--for basic research and teaching purposes. Data viewable with a Web browser.
Cooperative Summary of the Day TD3200 -- Period of record through 1993. This data set is a compilation of daily observations from cooperative observers in the U.S., its Caribbean and Pacific Island territories, and Puerto Rico. Includes various evaporation, precipitation, snow, and air/soil temperature elements. Period of record falls between 1850s to 1993. Data files are in ASCII.
Cooperative summary of the day : United States, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Pacific Islands : TD3200 -- 1994 and 1995 data / [produced by] National Climatic Data Center. Includes air and soil temperatures, rainfall, snowfall, and evaporation elements as ASCII data files.
Digital data sets of Depth-duration frequency of precipitation for Oklahoma (USGS Open-file report ; 99-463) Precipitation gage stations were used with at least 10 years of data, from which surfaces were interpolated and contour lines derived to produce maps for Water resources investigation report 99-4232, Depth-duration frequency. CALL: G4021.C883.G4 1999 compu/d
ECAC 98 / 2nd European Conference on Applied Climatology, 19 to 23 October 1998, Vienna, Austria (Osterreichische Beitrage zu Meteorologie und Geophysik ; Nr. 19) PDF format.
Engineering weather data Handbook provides climatic information for selected sites toassist in design and construction of DOD facilities worldwide."
EPA's state and local climate change outreach kit provides everything state and local leaders need to inform the public about global warming impacts and solutions: a slideshow and script; camera-ready background pieces; order information for brochures and exhibits; a glossary of climate change terms; a list of videos on climate change; useful Internet links; and more than 100 information sheets.
GHCN Global Climate. Provides global data for weather stations by month and year,from the inception of the weather station through 2001. Includes total precipitation, mean temperature, mean sea-level pressure,and mean station-level pressure.
GHCN global daily 2005 Database contains daily data values of precipitation, maximum temperature, and minimum temperature collected at 33,000 stations worldwide. The daily data categories are WMO Region/Continent, Country, Station, Parameter Index, and daily data.
Global AVHRR-derived land climatology Disc 1. Monthly mean normalized difference index, precipitable water index, Calibrated albedos from advanced very high resolution radiometer (AVHRR) Channels 1 & 2, Calibrated temperatures from AVHRR channels 4 & 5, and Standard deviations of the same parameters -- disc 2. Ancillary data, including resampled selections from Disc 1.
Global Change Data Base Vol. 2: Experimental Calibrated Global Vegetation Index from NOAA's Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer, 1985-1991. Contains Kevin Gallo's experimental Global Vegetation Index, in 2 versions: biweekly and month directory. GIS compatible with IDRISI, GRASS and other GIS softwares.
Global Daily Climatology Network global daily 2003 (GDCN) GDCN global daily is a database that contains daily data values of precipitation, maximum temperature, and minimum temperature collected at 32,857 stations worldwide. The daily data, for which the source agency is the National Climatic Data Center, date from 1840 to 2001 and are sorted by WMO region, country, station, parameter, year, and month and are arranged on 10 regional CDs. Also included are EarthInfo GDCN global daily database guide and CD_2 reference guide.
Global Daily Summary : temperature and precipition 1977-1991. Lists 24 hour maximums and minimums for global temperatures and precipitation. Lists precipitation by precipitation type with 24 hours totals.
Global Historical Fields Contains climate data from 1899 to 1994.
Global gridded upper air statistics, 1980-1995 ASCII data files of long-term monthly means and standard deviations of the period, represented on a 2.5 degree global grid at 15 standard pressure levels. Mean and standard deviation values were compiled for sea level pressure, wind speed, air temperature, dew point, height and density.
Global Precipitation Climatology Project : July 1987 - December 1997, precipitation analyses. GPCP is a component of WCRP Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment(GEWEX). Established 1986 to provide monthly mean precipitation data, it merges infrared and microwave satellite estimates of precipitation with rain gauge data from more than 30,000 stations. All its member countries contributed to this analyses.
Global tropical - extratropical cyclone climatic atlas contains all global historic tropical storm track data available for 5 tropical storm basins. Periods of record varies for each basin, 1870's to 1992. Northern Hemispheric extratropical storm track data is included for 1965-1992. Tropical track data includes time, position, and storm stage, with maximum wind and central pressure when available.
Global tropical/extratropical cyclone climatic atlas. Version 2.0 contains data for 6 tropical storm basins for the period 1800-1995, and extratropical track data for the northern hemisphere for 1965-1995.
Hourly United States weather observations 1990-1995contains viewing software and data for major weather stations throughout the U.S.
Integrated surface hourly weather observations : ISHWO Database is composed of worldwide surface weather observations from about 20,000 stations, collected and stored from sources such as Automated Weather Network (AWN), Global Telecommunications System (GTS), Automated Surface Observing system (ASOS), and data keyed from paper forms. Vols. 1/4-9/12 contain retrospective data for the years 1995-1999; vols. 13/16- contain annual data for the years 2000-.
International Conference on Experiences with Automatic Weather Stations (2nd : 1999 : Vienna, Austria). (Osterreichische Beitrage zu Meteorologie und Geophysik ; Nr. 20). PDF Format.
International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project, central archive, catalog of data and products Updates to the CD-ROM catalog are available online.
International station meteorological climate summary. ISMCS CD-ROM contains detailed climate summaries for 640 world wide stations and 5434 of the World Wide Airfield Summary stations as "fillers" in sparse regions. The detailed summaries contain up to 40 separate tables with 1 to 108 sub-tables. The data are accessible by geographically panning and zooming to a given area on a global display or by directly selecting a station from one of seven identifiers, such as name, WMO no., or country. The data includes surface air temperature, humidity, wind and precipitation.
International station meteorological climate summary Ver. 4.0 Interactive world climatic atlas, data to Septmeber 1996.
International surface weather observations, 1982-1997 Includes hourly and/or synoptic climatic data for approximately 1500 international stations; provides worldwide coverage of city locations. Files are in zipped ASCII format.
Master Weather Message Library (MWML) is a listing of all the bulletins that can be relayed in-tact over the Automated Weather Network (AWN).
MM4 -- 1990 Meteorological Data, jointly produced by the National Climatic Data Center and the Atmosphere Sciences Modeling Division, provides access to modeled hourly radiosonde data, by month for 1990 for a grid with 80 Km horizontal resolution covering the U.S. and adjacent portions of Canada and Mexico. Wind, temperature, dewpoint, and height data are available for 23 atmospheric levels.
NCDC 15 minute precipitation. Provides rapid access to the entire period of record for the climatological data (1971 on) contained in the NCDC TD-3240 and TD-3260 precipitation files. Information may be obtained in ASCII tabular, Lotus, dBASE, NCDC, or binary formats.
NCDC first order summary of the day. Contains daily selected elements of observations taken at stations located worldwide and operated by the National Weather Service (NWS), U.S. Air Force (Air Weather Service), U.S. Navy (Navy Weather Service), and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). A complete range of meteorological parameters are recorded, generally for the 24-hour period midnight to midnight.
NCDC hourly precipitation. Hourly and 15 minute observations of precipitation in Western United States. Summary of daily observations, storm activity, daily events, and hourly events.
NCDC summary of the day. Contains daily observations of precipitation, snowfall, maximum temperature, minimum temperature, and evaporation for the United States during the past 100 years.
NCDC surface airways. Hourly values of 15 meteorological parameters in the TD-3280 (surface airways hourly) and TD-3281 (airways solar radiation) databases of the National Climatic Data Center for the entire U.S. Parameters include wind speed and direction, altimeter setting, cloud ceiling height, horizontal visibility, opaque sky cover, dry, wet bulb and dew point temperatures, relative humidity, global and direct solar radiation, station pressure, and present weather. Data up to 2001
NOAA environmental buoy data A CD-ROM set containing meteorological, wave spectra, and oceanographic data from moored buoys and coastal marine automated network stations operated by the NOAA National Data Buoy Center. Disc 1. Atlantic Ocean sections 1-2 -- disc 2. Atlantic Ocean sections 3, 4, 5 -- disc 3. Gulf of Mexico -- disc 4. Great Lakes -- disc 5. Eastern Pacific lower section -- disc 6. Eastern Pacific upper section -- disc 7. Alaska, Hawaii, & other Pacific Ocean. Viewable with Web browser.
NOAA KLM user's guide Describes the spacecraft characteristics, orbital considerations, sensor package, real-time data systems for local users, tracking procedures to acquire data from real-time transmission system sensors, ingest and preprocessing, calibration, and formats for level 1b data and operational products of the NOAA-K through NOAA-M polar orbiter series of satellites.
NOAA/NASA Pathfinder climate data Contains 7 data sets from NOAA/NASA Pathfinder Program. The major portion of the data is of one- by one-degree gridded files with many parameters, most of which are climate-related and can be used for analysis and research. [Disc includes GeoVu Data Browse display program and various data conversion and export programs.]
NOAA weather charts Contains A. Surface and upper air weather charts; B. Initial analysis and forecast charts; C. Tropical strip/precipitation and observed weather charts.
Ozone data for the world Data is also available online.
Ozone monitoring, mapping, and public outreach : delivering real-time ozone information to your community. Shows how to monitor ground-level ozone and how to distribute real-time data about ground-level ozone. Using MapGen, maps can be created to show ozone concentrations. Shows how to develop programs to communicate information about ozone to communities.
Pacific exploratory mission in the north western Pacific Contains tropospheric data derived from a NASA mission conducted in the north western Pacific September-October 1991 and February-March 1994.
Periodical publications / The National Climatic Data Center. Contains the following publications of the Center: Storm data; and: Monthly climatic data for world; as well as the regional editions of: Local climatological data; Climatological data; and: Hourly precipitation data.
Probabilities of temperature extremes in the U.S.A.(USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-38) Provides capability to estimate temperature probabilites for 332 locations in 50 states. It also gives a capability to examine how temperature probabiliites might change, given a monthy forecast of above and below normal temperatures, or even to examine climate change scenarios.
Radiosonde Data of North America : 1946-1993. Produced by the Forecast Systems Laboratory, Boulder, Colorado and NCDC, contains data files only.
Remote sensing tutorial online handbook, by Nicholas M. Short, Sr. Tutorial provides detailed understanding of utility of remote sensing data in monitoring Earth's surface and atmosphere. Aims to develop skills in interpreting visual displays and data sets both by direct inspection and by computer processing.
SAFARI 2000 : Southern African Regional Science Initiative. volume 1 "The archive ... contains remote sensing products from the AVHRR, SeaWiFS, and TOMS spacecraft sensors; in situ atmospheric and meteorological data; and regional subsets of published global databases. In addition, this archive includes documents on the SAFARI 2000 Initiative, the Data Policy, and information on accessing additional data and project resources."
Stratospheric aerosol and gas experiment II : Sage II The Stratospheric Aerosol and Gas Experiment (SAGE) II was launched aboard the Earth Radiation Budget Satellite in October 1984 during STS-41-G. The instrument provides high quality measurements of ozone, nitrogen dioxide, water vapor, and multi-wavelength aerosol extinction from the mid-troposphere to as high as the lower mesosphere.
TOMS ozone image data : 1978-1991. A product of NASA Upper Atmosphere Research Program, with data provided by the Goddard Ozone Processing Team. CD-ROM includes data and images.
Transport & atmospheric chemistry near the equator-Atlantic, GTE Trace-A, September-October 1992 A comprehensive investigation of the chemical composition, transport, and chemistry of the atmosphere in the south Atlantic Ocean and the adjacent South American and African continents. Information on radiation, clouds, aerosols, and tropospheric chemistry.
Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission : monitoring the global tropics for 3 years and beyond Contains resources compiled to highlight key accomplishments of Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission (TRMM) since launch. Includes PowerPoint presentation that provides an overview of TRMM and significant science results; a set of data movies or animation; and listing of current TRMM-related literature.
United States snow climatology Includes data files, documentation files, and user friendly table files; shown as 1) NORMALS; 2) Snow climatology for stations in COOP network to support NWS real-time snow operations; and 3) RETURN statistics to support FEMA snow disaster declarations activities.
U.S. Divisional and Station Climatic Data and Normals, vol. 1, 1994. Contains collection of DOS ASCII data files and documents pertaining to U.S. normals and byproducts of the normals from archive files at NOAA's National Climatic Data Center. Variables include temperature, precipitation, degree days and Palmer Drought Index. Current normals period is 1961-1990; earlier data are provided for comparison and research. No software or extraction routines included.
US hourly precipitation data Includes hourly and precipitation observations (1990-1998) at continental U.S. sites, Hawaii, Alaska, U.S. Caribbean Islands, and U.S. Pacific Islands.
U.S. Navy marine climatic atlas of the World. Contains analysis and display software for climatological averages of atmospheric and oceanographic data observed within 1 an 5 degree grid areas covering the global marine environment.
U.S. Navy marine climatic atlas of the world : including Mediterranean severe weather port guides, Ver. 1.0 Analysis and display software for climatological averages of atmospheric and oceanographic data observed within 1 and 5 degree grid areas covering the global marine environment.
USGS daily values. Contains daily observations of streamflow data from more than 21,000 stations throughout the United States. The data categories are State, Station, Summary, Daily, Extreme, and Report.
USGS peak values. Contains annual peak streamflow data and associated gage height measurements taken at over 26,000 stations throughout the United States, for the period covering 1852 to present. The data categories are State, Station, Annual, Partial, Extreme, Ranking, and Report.
USGS quality of water--ground. Contains more than 16 million water quality observations taken at over 262,000 analysis sites throughout the United States. The data categories are State, HUC, County, Parameter, Station, Analysis, and Observation. 6,120 water quality parameters include organics, inorganics, metals, and pesticides.
USGS quality of water--surface Contains more than 52 million water quality observations taken at over 81,000 analysis sites throughout the United States. The data categories are State, HUC, County, Parameter, Station, Analysis, and Observation. 6,120 water quality parameters include organics, inorganics, metals, and pesticides.
World Climate Disc : Global climatic change data. Contains historical global climate data including: mean monthly surface air temperature for both stations and aggregate averages for 5 x 5-degree grid boxes, monthly precipitation totals, mean monthly sea-level pressure, and global topographical relief data. Data may be mapped using 5 different map projections or displayed as tables and graphs.
World Weather Disc.Massive meteorological database that describes the climate of the Earth both recently and during the past few hundred years.
1961-1990 global climate normals (CLINO) DOS ASCII files which describe the 1961-1990 global standard climate normals for over 4000 stations worldwide computed by more than 135 countries and territories as part of the World Meteorological Organization CLINO activity
Archive of Boomer and Sparker subbottom data, collected during USGS cruise MCAR 98008 (M3-98-WO), Washington Shelf, 24 June-5 July, 1998 (USGS open-file report ; 99-592).
Archive of boomer seismic-reflection data collected aboard RV CORLISS cruise CRLS97007 off northern Oregon and southern Washington inner continental shelf (USGS open-file report ; 98-351) Reconnaissance mapping of the northern Oregon and southern Washington inner shelf using sidescan-sonar and high resolution seismic techniques.
Archive of seismic-reflection data collected aboard RV CORLISS cruise CRLS98014 in the Columbia River Estuary, Willapa Bay, and off southern Washington inner continental shelf (USGS open-file report ; 99-307). High-resolution seismic reflection survey of Columbia River and Willapa Bay, and bathymetry and video/sediment sampling of SW Washington and NW Oregon inner shelf.
Archive of SIS-1000 CHIRP subbottom data : collected during USGS Cruise GYRE 99002 Gulf of Mexico, 9-22 April, 1999 (USGS open-file report ; 99-586).
Archive of SIS-1000 CHIRP subbottom data, collected during USGS Cruise MCAR 98008 (M3-98-WO) Washington Shelf, 24 June-5 July, 1998 (USGS open-file report ; 99-591).
Arctic and Antarctic sea ice data : 1972-1994 contains ASCII data files of weekly ice data provided in the international Sea Ice Grid (SIGRID) structure of .25 degree latitude grid, and includes total ice concentration, stage of development (thickness) and form of ice for the complete period of record.
Atlas of GLORIA sidescan-sonar imagery of the Exclusive Economic Zone of the United States: EEZ-View (USGS Open-file report ; 97-540) Contains GLORIA sidescan imagery of all deep-water portions of EEZ of the U.S. mapped during 8 years of data collection, accompanied by tutorial overviews of plate tectonics, remote sensing with GLORIA, and highlights of features from the 11 geographic areas. Interactive links to word definitions, enlarged images, shaded-relief images, and geologic maps make this CD-ROM an attractive tool for teaching.
Atlas of temperature-salinity frequency distributions, North Atlantic Ocean (NOAA atlas NESDIS ; 55). Presents a collection of plots of temperature and salinity relative frequency distributions and statistics for 5-degree squares at all standard depth levels in the Atlantic Ocean based on WORLD OCEAN DATABASE 1998 data. The area is limited to 80°N and 30°S. Volume 1 of the atlas contains seasonal distributions for the upper (0 m - 400 m) ocean. Volume 2 contains annual distributions for the depths from 500 m to 5500 m.
Atlas of the Deepwater Parts of the U.S. Exclusive Economic Zone in the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Eastern Caribbean Sea. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-15).
Bathymetry of West-Central Florida (Open-file report : 99-417) West-Central Florida Coastal Studies Project in cooperation with University of South Florida and Eckerd College. Contains HTML for browsing the maps -- Bathymetry and shoreline data files -- Map plot files.
Bathymetry, sidescan sonar image, surface sediments, and surficial geological map of the inner shelf off Sarasota, Florida : preliminary discussion and GIS database release Data layers available for browsing or import into GIS applications.
Beach structures map series of West-Central Florida (Open-file report ; 99-416). HTML for browsing the maps -- Data files in ArcInfo, ASCII, and SDTS formats -- Map plot and TIFF files.
Benthic flux of dissolved nickel into the water column of South San Francisco Bay (USGS open-file report ; 01-89). Field and laboratories studies between April, 1998 and May, 1999 were conducted using sediment cores collected from South San Francisco Bay to provide initial direct measurements of dissolved-nickel flux from the sediments, and to relate those measurements to both regulated fresh-water point sources and regulated non-point sources into that component of the estuary.
Benthic habitat and faunal surveys of closed area II, central Georges Bank, 1998 and 1999 (USGS open-file report ; 01-66).
Benthic habitats of the main Hawaiian Islands Provides a benthic habitat classification manual, a benthic habitat map for the nearshore waters of the main Hawaiian Islands, and supplemental geospatial data.
A bibliography of selected references to U.S. marine sand and gravel resources (USGS open-file report ; 03-300).
Biogeographic assessment off north/central California : to support the joint management plan review for Cordell Bank, Gulf of the Farallones, and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuaries prepared by NOAA's Center for Coastal Monitoring and Assessment-Biogeography Team, National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science
Bottom photographs from the Pulley Ridge deep coral reef (USGS open file report ; 2004-1228). Contains bottom photographs of the Pulley Ridge deep coral reef acquired with the USGS Woods Hole Sciene Center's SeaBOSS system. Accompanying these data are an ESRI ArcView 3.2a project file which contains navigation tracklines and points corresponding to the bottom photograph acquisition sites.
COADS global marine CD-ROM database EarthInfo's Comprehensive Ocean-Atmosphere Data Set global marine CD-ROM database is the most extensive collection of surface marine data available for the world ocean. It was built using the data from COADS MSTG Groups 3 and 4.
Coastal vulnerability to sea-level rise : a preliminary database for the U.S. Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf of Mexico coasts (USGS digital data series ; DDS-68). Contains information in applied coastal geology which relates to determining the physical response of the coastline to sea-level rise. HTML, PDF and ArcInfo formats.
CoastView. Vol.1, Florida Bay imagery and information Designed to help scientists understand seagrass ecological changes in the Florida Bay from the perspective of remotely sensored water imagery. Contains over 33,200 satellite images and various GIS records.
C-MAN and buoy reports and summarized elements Jointly produced by National Climatic Data Center and National Data Buoy Center, contains data, summary tables, and access software for 197 buoy and C-MAN sites managed by the National Data Buoy Center. Hourly data, including air/sea temperature, wind, pressure, wave height/period, are for the period of record through 1993.
Construction of digital bathymetry for the Gulf of Maine (Open-file report 98-801) Describes construction of 15 arc second and 30 arc second resolution bathymetric grids for Gulf of Maine. Goal was to construct best gridded products possible using available digital bathmetric data.
Deep Sea Drilling Project. Data resulting from an international study of the global oceans from 1968-1987 from 96 cruises of the D/V Glomar Challenger. Data from 624 sites drilled and cored during those cruises. Data can be searched by geographic area, leg, hole/core, or type of data.
Deep seismic reflection studies in the Pacific Northwest United States : Data visualization disc (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-16). Contains seismic data collected from southern Washington State.
Digital sidescan sonar imagery of the Manches Interiores--Manches Exteriores coral reef complex, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico (USGS open-file report ; 98-427). Types of data are high-resolution sidescan-sonar imagery (1m/pexel), textural and biological analysis of sediment samples, bathymetry, and ship tracklines. All of these data are in Arc/INFO format. Alsocontains polygon coverage representing general geologic interpretation of imagery to adequately assess significance of different sources of reef stress.
Discovery kits : educational offerings for educators and students Discovery Kits describe the basic scientific principles underlying the applied science and activities of NOAAs National Ocean Service (NOS). Volume 1 covers corals, tides and water levels, and geodesy.
GEBCO digital atlas : centenary edition of the IHO/IOC general bathymetric chart of the oceans Includes a set of digitized bathymetric contours, trackline control and coastlines for the world's oceans; a gridded version of the bathymetric contours presented on a one minute global grid; IHO/IOC Gazetteer of Geographical Names of Undersea Features; a set of digital global coastlines; digital coastlines for Antarctica; a trackline inventory of the echo-sounding data held at the IHO Data Centre for Digital Bathymetry; a digital version of the Third Edition of Echo-Sounding Correction Tables.
GEODAS: Worldwide Marine Geophysical Data. Marine geophysical data from the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) include bathymetry, magnetics, gravity, and seismic reflection profiles collected by research ships worldwide. Data include over 3400 cruises.
Geosat Altimeter Crossover Differences from the Geodetic Mission Provides independent sea level measurements at the same place, but at different times. The data are in a binary Hewlett-Packard format, but each disc contains a module that enables the data to be converted to binary VAX format.
Geosat Altimeter Data (GDRs) from the Geodetic Mission, 30° S-72°S Measurements of sea level, wave height, and wind speed over global oceans conducted during the U.S. Navy Geosat altimeter mission. Database comprised of approximately 750 million measurements taken during the period of March 1985 to January 1990.
U.S. Navy Geosat wind/wave data from the geodetic mission, time period, March 31, 1985 - Sept. 30, 1986 Database of wind/wave measurements from the U.S. Navy geodetic mission.
GIS data of the Monterey Bay Provides a convenient compilation of the data and imagery of the Monterey Bay area, used by the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute to create maps with base map layers such as a coastline, imagery, and bathymetry.
Global ocean temperature and salinity profiles NODC's 13.19 million data profiles taken between 1900-1990 from the Atlantic, Indian, Pacific and Polar seas.
Gloria Data: Gulf of Mexico. Shared data of USGS, NOAA, and NASA. Contains three sets of imagery for the sea floor of the Gulf of Mexico Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), using the GLORIA (Geological Long-Range Inclined Asdic.) long-range sidescan sonar system of mapping technology.
Gulf of Mexico GLORIA sidescan sonar geologic interpretation, ArcView data coverages (USGS open-file report ; 00-019). Geologic interpretation is archived in ArcView shapefile format; GLORIA sidescan sonar mosaics are available as a 250m overview georeferenced TIF image.
Hawaii Beach Monitoring Program (USGS open-file report ; 01-308). Cross-shore beach profile data, location maps, and detailed site descriptions from 36 Maui and 42 Oahu beaches.
High-resolution marine geologic maps showing sediment distribution on the insular shelf off Luquillo, Puerto Rico (USGS open-file report ; 98-204). Contains high resolution sidescan sonar imagery, textural analyses of sediment samples, bathymetry, and ship tracklines. in ArcInfo format.
Hydrochemical atlas of the Sea of Okhotsk 2001 (International ocean atlas series ; v.3). Includes maps of spatial distribution of temperature, salinity, oxygen, percent oxygen saturation, phosphate, nitrate, ammonium nitrogen, silicate, organic nitrogen and phosphorus. Also includes vertical distribution of the same. Most important is its identification of quasi-stationary eddy structures and illustration of their role in formation of bioproductivity of Sea of Okhotsk.
A laboratory manual for x-ray powder diffraction (USGS open-file report ; 01-041). Contains a compilation of the laboratory methods used to perform X-ray powder diffraction analyses and to determine the clay mineralogy of marine sediments at the USGS, Coastal and Marine Geology Program, Woods Hole Field Center.
The Maury collection : Global ship observations 1792-1910. Contains ASCII data files of historical ships' weather logs, providing information about the marine environment, winds and weather for various regions.
Modern average global sea-surface temperature 1993 (U.S. Geological Survey digital data series ; DDS-10). Monthly and weekly averages of sea-surface temperature for the modern world ocean, collected by satellites between October 1982 and December 1990 and gridded by latitude and longitude, accompanied by ETOPO5 global gridded elevation and bathymetry data.
Monthly Average Polar Sea-Ice Concentrations, by Peter N. Schweitzer. Data depicts modern averages derived from the Scanning Multichannel Microwave Radiometer (SMMR) and Special Sensor Microwave/Imagery (SSM/I) instruments aboard satellites of the U.S. Air Force Defense Meteorological Satellite Program from 1978-1992. Includes retreival software.
NDC publications and U.S. waterway data CD Contains information on national inland and coastal waterways, latest statistics about waterborne commerce, vessel companies, port and waterways facilities, dredging contracts, lock operation and lock characteristics. Also contains aggregated data which summarize cargo imports and exports, vessel clearances and entrances, schedule K classification of Foreign Ports, foreign flag vessels, and marine casualty and pollution investigations.
Ocean Drilling Program. Sediment/hard rock and underway geophysical data.
Ocean Explorer Describes various NOAA ocean exploration activities and technologies used. 2001 and 2002 seasons disc contains the entire Web site as of Jan. 2003; 2003 disc, as of Jan. 2004. Includes chronicles of NOAA's at-sea science and education teams, and other features on ocean exploration education, technology, history, and resources; essays, videos, images, lesson plans.
Oceanographic observations in the Hudson Shelf Valley, December 1999-April 2000 : data report (USGS Open-file report ; 02-217). Presents oceanographic observations (current, temperature, salinity, pressure, and acoustic and optical backscatter intensity) made at six locations in the Hudson Shelf Valley, offshore of New York.
Oculina Bank : sidescan sonar and sediment data from a deep-water coral reef habitat off east-central Florida (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 99-10). Includes digital mosaics of sidescan sonar data, tabulated sediment data, and interpretative maps of seafloor geology of Experimental Oculina Research Reserve (EORR), located along shelf edge off east-central Florida. Web browsable.
Photographs of the sea floor of western Massachusetts Bay, offshore of Boston, Massachusetts, July 1999 (USGS open-file report ; 00-427). The gathering of these photographs and samples was undertaken in support of a large project whose overall objective is to map and describe the sea floor of the Massachusetts Bay.
Photographs of the sea floor offshore of New York and New Jersey (USGS open-file report ; 01-470). Contains digital photographs and videos of the sea floor and sediment texture data collected by the U.S. Geological Survey in the New York Bight. The data were collected on four research cruises carried out between 1996 and 2000 and are presented in tabular form and in an ArcView project where the image and sample locations may be viewed superimposed on maps showing side-scan sonar and/or multibeam backscatter intensity.
Puerto Rico : marine sediments, terrestrial and seafloor imagery, and tectonic interpretations (USGS open-file report ; 00-006). Includes 14 reports covering terrestrial and seafloor imagery, marine sediments, tectonic interpretations, and geologic hazards of Puerto Rico. Also includes GLORIA and SLAR imagery, photographs, GIS data, DEMs, and others.
Results of time-domain electromagnetic soundings in Everglades National Park, Florida (USGS Open-file report ; 99-426). Describes soundings made to map saltwater intrusion and provide estimates of aquifer water quality.
R/V Cape Henlopen, 24-30 May, 1994 : CH 94-12 : sidescan sonar survey QMIPS data archive (USGS Open-file Report ; 96-83) Quantitative Modelling In Parallel Systems data viewable via Web browsers for an area off Little Egg Inlet, N.J.
Sea-floor images and data from multibeam surveys in San Francisco Bay, Southern California, Hawaii, the Gulf of Mexico, and Lake Tahoe, California--Nevada (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-55). Contains images, maps, movies, and data from all surveys the Pacific Seafloor Mapping Project has completed up to January 1999. Contains shaded relief of bathymetry, backscatter, oblique and 3-D views, and QuickTime movies. Also contains ARC/INFO export (.e00) files and full-resolution TIFF images of all sites.
Sea-floor photography from the Continental Margin Program : a pictorial survey of benthic character and habitats along the U.S. East Coast (USGS open-file report 01-154 ) Contain 466 hisorical bottom photographs in html format.
Sea floor maps showing topography, sun-illuminated topography, and backscatter intensity of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary Region off Boston, Massachusetts (USGS open-file report ; 00-410). Contains three maps that show seafloor features of the Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary region. The maps depict topography, sun-illuminated topographic imagery, and combined imagery of sun-illuminated sea floor topography and backscatter intensity. These three maps are in five formats: EPS, PS, TIF, Arc export, and PDF.
Sea floor topographic map and perspective view imagery of quadrangles 1-18, Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary off Boston, Massachusetts Includes Encapsulated PostScript, PostScript, Arc export, and Portable Document File formats of 18 individual maps.
Sea-floor topographic, backscatter, and interpretative maps and bottom photos of the Massachusetts Bay disposal site region off Boston, Massachusetts Three maps in 1) Encapsulated PostScript [for viewing]; (2) PostScript [for printing]; and 3) Portable document files. Also includes bottom photos in JPEG format and sun-illuminated topographic and backscatter images (plain and 3-D) in TIFF format.
SeaMARC 1A sidescan sonar mosaic, cores and depositional interpretation of the Mississippi Fan, ArcView GIS data release (USGS open-file report ; 00-352). Contains sidescan sonar imagery (both GLORIA and SeaMARC), an interpretation of the imagery, descriptions of cores, and sediment textural information from a study on the eastern part of the Mississippi Fan in the Gulf of Mexico.
SeaView : satellite imagery of the southeastern U.S. coast. Produced by NOAA's Coastal Services Center contains a collection of over 1,400 satellite SST maps at approximately 4-km resolution for coastal ocean of southeastern U.S. Includes information on coastal and oceanic conditions. CoastWach AVHRR image files in an annotated JPEG format can be rapidly browsed to determine interannual and seasonal temporal and spatial variability of major ocean futures, including Gulf Stream and Loop Current, as well as original cold-water upwellings, warm and cool eddies, and seasonal temperature changes from 1991 to 1996.
Seismic reflection results from the GYRE 1997 cruise of the Bryant Canyon on the Louisiana Gulf Coast (USGS open-file report ; 99-449). Seismic reflection data collected during a three-week cruise near the Bryant Canyon devoted to collecting profiles across parts of the canyon system to define the shallow stratigraphy and to determine the presence and distribution of gas hydrates in the area.
Seismic-reflection surveys of the Blake Ridge, R/V Cape Hatteras, 1992 and 1995, data acquisition, navigation and processing (USGS Open-file report 99-372). Describes acquisition, navigation, and processing of air-gun and generator injector gun profiles collected over Blake Ridge in 1992 and 1995. Purpose was to decipher volume and distribution of methane hydrate contained in the ocean sediments.
Sidescan sonar imagery and surficial geologic interpretation of the sea floor off Branford, Connecticut (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1003). Contains digital versions of the sidescan imagery and interpretive maps showing distributions of surficial features, sediments, and sedimentary environments.
South Carolina's coast : a remote sensing perspective Includes South Carolina beach management history, data sets, orthophotos of natural dune line, readily accessible links to other GIS data sets, tutorial, printable maps, ArcView project files, and beach mapping software.
Sun-illuminated sea floor topographic maps and perspective-view (USGS open-file report 99-363) Includes Encapsulated PostScript, Postscript, Arc export, Registered Tif, and Portable Document File formats of 18 individual maps.
Terra MODIS oceans data The first CD-ROM presents a survey of parameters and data types, thereby showing the breadth of MODIS Ocean data available. The second CD-ROM contains a time series of weekly HDF data files, movie files depicting one year of weekly images, and two presentations on MODIS Ocean data.
Tide & tidal current tables 1996 & 1997 Data in postscript files with viewing software. Contains Tide tables for east and west coasts of North and South America, central and western Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean and Europe and the west coast of Africa; Tidal current tables for Pacific coast of North America and Asia and Atlantic coast of North America.
Time-series photographs of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay, June-October 1996 (USGS open-file report ; 98-797). Observations obtained to monitor sediment resuspension and transport in Bay. Part of pilot project to develop a mechanism to digitally view, archive, and distribute time series bottom photographs.
Using remote sensing to address coastal management issues : the Maine Project. Includes ready-to-print community maps of coastal Maine; examples of how the data and maps are used to resolve coastal issues; education information about remote sensing and geographic information systems; spatial data, tutorials, read-to-use project files and free GIS viewing software.
Visit to an ocean planet An interactive multimedia educational CD that reveals the importance of our oceans to global climate and life.
WAVE-saver: water management system developed by Pequod Associates for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, software to manage water expenses and improve usage efficiency.
Welcome to the World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) data cd roms . Data Information Unit and bathymetry data -- . Hydrographic Program data -- . Hydrographic Program data and products -- . Upper ocean thermal -- . Subsurface floats -- . Surface Velocity Program -- . Current meter moorings -- . Acoustic Doppler current profilers -- . Sea level -- . Surface meteorology, Pacific and Indian Oceans -- . Surface meteorology, Atlantic and Southern Oceans -- . Surface fluxes -- . Satellite data, sea surface height and temperature. In HTML format
World ocean atlas 1998 (WOA98) Contains objectively analyzed fields of temperature,salinity, dissolved oxygen, derived oxygen variables, nutrients, and chlorophyll along with fields of various statistics.
World Ocean Circulation Experiment data information [Disc 1.] Data Information Unit, and bathymetry -- [Disc 2.] Acoustic Doppler current profilers -- [Disc 3.] Current meter moorings -- [Disc 4.] eWOCE electronic atlas of WOCE data -- [Disc 5.] Hydrographic programme -- [Disc 6.] Satellite data, sea surface height -- [Disc 7.] Satellite data, sea surface temperature -- [Disc 8.] Satellite data, sea surface winds -- [Disc 9.] Sea level -- [Disc 10.] Subsurface floats -- [Disc 11.] Surface fluxes -- [Disc 12.] Surface meteorology -- [Disc 13.] Surface velocity programme -- [Disc 14.] Upper ocean thermal.
World ocean database (WOD05) is an update of World Ocean Database 2001 (WOD01). All data are available online presorted by 10 ° geographic squares, by year or by user specified criteria.
Earth Sciences Data
AAPG Data Rom Consists of more than 420,000 well records in 3 files: (1) Exploratory Well File (CSDE); (2) Stratigraphic Correlation File (COSUNA); and (3) Geothermal Gradient File (GSNA).
Aerial gamma-ray surveys in Alaska (USGS open-file report ; 01-128). Contains data and maps that are derived from aerial gamma-ray surveys flown over sections of Alaska as part of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation Program of the U.S. Department of Energy from 1976 to 1980.
Aerial gamma-ray surveys of the United States, including Alaska (USGS Open-file reports) These 13 discs contain data from Alaska and conterminous U.S. separated by states into geographical areas. Files collected as part of NURE Program of Dept. of Energy flown from 1975 to 1983.
Aerial magnetic, electromagnetic, and gamma-ray survey, Berrien County, Michigan (USGS open-file report ; 02-117). Includes maps, grids, and flightline databases of the data as well as grids of satellite data. Includes 2 registered images of the geology of the area. A free viewer is provided on the CD-ROM.
Aeromagnetic, gravity anomaly, and derivative maps of the Craig and Dixon Entrance 1-degree by 3-degree quadrangles of southeastern Alsaka (USGS digital data series ; DDS-56). Contains aeromagnetic, gravity, geology, and topographic data as well as several derivative products, for the Craig and Dixon Entrance 1° x 3° quadrangles of Southeastern Alaska.
Aeromagnetic surveying in Wisconsin 1996 : digital data files (USGS open-file report ; 00-500). Data collected for 3 separate areas outlined on index map include: point measurements; grids of residual magnetic intensity; and images of aeromagnetic data.
Aeromagnetic surveying in Wisconsin 1997-98 : digital data files (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 99-28) Contains ASCII and PDF data files and imbedded imagery for five areas in northern Wisconsin.
Aeromagnetic surveying in Wisconsin 1998-99 : digital data files (USGS open-file report ; 99-527). Contains aeromagnetic data, obtained between Sept. 1998 and Feb. 1999, over a large area in southern Wisconsin.
Alabama coastal hazards assessment / NOAA Coastal Services Center. Contains html documents and ArcView GIS data coverage files for hazard mitigation planning in Mobile and Baldwin counties.
Alaska aeromagnetic compilation : digital grids and survey data (USGS Open-file report ; 99-502). Contains Alaska aeromagnetic data, descriptive text, and figures. The digital data, grids, and plot files are based on 96 aeromagnetic surveys flown in Alaska between 1945 and 1994.
Alaska coal geology, resources, and coalbed methane potential (USGS digital data series ; DDS-77).
Animations for petroleum systems : 36 short MPEG movies (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 99-21) MPEG movies relate to various aspects of fossil-fuel energy, particularly oil and gas. Viewable from a Web Browser.
Annual state water-data reports: a digital representation of the hydrologic records of the United States for [year]. Searchable data from the Open-file report series, which contains hydrologic records for the U.S. on a state-by-state basis.
Assessment of metallic resources in the Humboldt River Basin, northern Nevada (USGS bulletin ; 2218).
Assessment of the Alluvial Sediments in the Big Thompson River Valley,Colorado (USGS digital data series ; DDS-66). This report summarizes the collection, the processing, and the interpretation of the S-wave refraction data. In PDF format.
Assessment of undiscovered deposits of gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in the United States (USGS open-file report ; 02-198) Contains the results of a national mineral resource assessment study. Identifies regional tracts of ground believed to contain most of the nation's undiscovered resources of gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in conventional types of deposits. Includes probabilistic estimates of the amounts of these resources. Contains a table of the significant known deposits in the tracts, and descriptions of the mineral deposit models used for the assessment.
Basin-centered gas systems of the U.S. (USGS Open-file report 01-135). For this study, 33 potential basin-centered gas accumulations throughout the U.S. were identified and characterized based on data from the published literature and from well and reservoir databases.
BASINS A multipurpose environmental analysis system for use by regional, state, and local agencies in performing watershed and water-quality-based studies, to address three objectives: to facilitate examination of environmental information, to provide an integrated watershed and modeling framework, and to support analysis of point and nonpoint source management alternatives.
Bedrock geologic map of the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, Grafton County, New Hampshire (USGS open-file report ; 00-45). Contains Open-File Report 00-45 and geographic information system files needed to produce a 1:10,0000-scale geologic map.
Bedrock geologic map of the Port Wing, Solon Springs, and parts of the Duluthand Sandstone 30' x 60' quadrangles, Wisconsin (USGS open-file report ; 04-1303).
Black gold : the role of the Geological Survey in the exploration, discovery, and development of oil prospects and their economic implications to North Dakota (Educational series (Grand Forks, N.D.) ; 29). Includes five related articles from the North Dakota Geological Survey newsletter.
California Gold Mines: A sesquicentennial Photograph Collection 300 black and white scanned photographs from the California Divisionof Mines and Geology Library collection. Photographs from 1852 to 1984. Searching can be done by name of mine, county, photographer, subject and year, or by county map search.
California minerals and mines (DMG CD ; 2000-001) Contains approximately 1000 scanned photographs of minerals and mines. Mineral text includes physical properties, classification, crystallography, chemical formulas, specimen descriptions, origin of mineral names, varieties and synonyms, localities, and mineral uses. Mine images include both current and historical photographs. Features include glossary, "slide show," quizzes, rock and mineral collecting, and map search.
The Cascadia subduction zone and related subduction systems : seismic structure, intraslab earthquakes and processes, and earthquake hazards (USGS open-file report ; 02-328). This report is the principal product of an international workshop titled "Intraslab Earthquakes in the Cascadia Subduction System: Science and Hazards" and was sponsored by the U.S. Geological Survey, the Geological Survey of Canada and the University of Victoria. This meeting was held at the University of Victoria's Dunsmuir Lodge, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada on September 18-21, 2000.
Coal quality (COALQUAL) database: version 1.3. (USGS open-file report ; 94-205.) Contains data for coal samples that represent complete-bed thicknesses at various localities throughout the U.S.
Coal quality and resources of the former Soviet Union (U.S.G.S. open-file report ; 01-104) The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the Vernadsky State Geological Museum (SGM) of the Committee on Geology of the Use of Subsurface Resources of the Russian Federation (ROSKOMNEDRA), and the Russian Academy of Sciences (RSA) are collaborating to produce a Geological Information System (GSI) product that contains geology, resources, and quality of information of coal in the Former Soviet Union (FSU), which now includes the Russian Federation (RF), the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), and the countries of Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.
Coalbed gas in Hungary (USGS Open-file report ; 01-473). A brief review of the coalbed methane potential of Hungary and discussion of proximate and description analysis of coal beds. This report results from cooperation between the Minerals Management Division of the Hungarian Geological Survey, the U.S. Bereau of Mines, and the U.S. Geological Survey under the auspices of the U.S.-Hungarian Science and Technology Joint Fund.
Coalbed methane in Hungary : workshop and field trips, September 14-October 1, 2002 (USGS Open-file report ; 03-086). Overview of a workshop and field trips presented by the Hungarian Geological Survey and the U.S. Geological Survey.
Coastal erosion and wetland change in Louisiana : selected USGS products (USGS digital data series ; DDS-79). Presents a selection of USGS previously published paper atlases and maps no longer available in their original form. Includes photos, videos and map tools.
Colorado coal quality data (Information series (Colorado Geological Survey) ; 58) Contains the verified coal quality data that has been collected by the Colorado Geological Survey as part of the National Coal Resources Data System (NCRDS) and contains five separate databases of coal chemical and petrographic data. Text files are in Microsoft Word 97 format and data files are in Microsoft Access 97 and Excel 97 formats.
Colorado water quality database : from the Environmental Protection Agency's STORET Database contains data from public government-funded agencies.
Community vulnerability assessment tool : New Hanover County, North Carolina, case study Provides a step-by-step guide for conducting community-wide natural disaster risk and vulnerability assessments, using a case study from the New Hanover County, North Carolina, region.
Comparative geology and geochemistry of sedimentary-rock-hosted (Carlin Type) gold deposits in the People's Republic of China and in Nevada, USA (USGS open-file report ; 98-466). The text and an interactive database are designed to help Western companies get information on this type of gold deposits in China and to conduct research on them.
Concentrations for total dissolved solids, arsenic, boron, fluoride, and nitrite-nitrate for wells sampled in the Mojave Water Agency Management Area, California, 1991-97 (USGS Open-file report 01-84). Presents maps showing ranges of concentrations for selected inorganic chemicals that affect water quality in the region.
Continental shelf GIS for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (USGS open-file report ; 01-179). Based on a research project conducted by the USGS in the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary from 1994 to 2000 to determine the marine geologial environment of the broad, flat continental shelf between San Francisco to the north and Point Sur to the south. The project tasks focused on seafloor mapping, sediment sample collection and analysis, and oceanographic processes. Data sets include base map layers (bathymetry, topography, and coastal line), navigation tracks, sidescan sonar backscatter images, a geologic map of the sea floor, and sample locations and analyses.
Contributions to the gold metallogeny of northern Nevada (USGS open-file report ; 98-338) PDF format.
Crosswell seismic tomography at the USGS Fractured Rock Research Site : data collection, data processing, and tomograms (USGS open-file report ; 98-510) Report in PDF format. Also contains viewing software for viewing seismograms.
Data base for a national mineral-resource assessment of undiscovered deposits of gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in the conterminous United States. (USGS open-file report ; 96-96). Results of the mineral-resource assessment conducted from 1993-1995 consisting of probabilistic estimates of the amounts of undiscovered gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in conventional types of deposits. The data base also contains a table of the significant known deposits and descriptions of the mineral deposit models used for the assessment.
A data-base of surface and ground water samples analyzed for deuterium and oxygen-18 from the western states of Arizona, California, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming (USGS open-file report ; 00-388). This data-base contains the isotopic composition of both deuterium and oxygen-18, location, chemical, and physical data of more than 14,180 samples of surface and ground water from the selected states.
Data from selected U.S. Geological Survey national stream water-quality monitoring networks (WQN) Contains data from the Hydrologic Benchmark Network (HBN) and the National Stream Quality Accounting Network (NASQAN). Data includes sampling, streamflow measurements, station attributes, and quality control data, as well as documentation of important changes in field and laboratory methods, etc. Also contains USGS open-file report 96-337, Data from selected U.S. Geological Survey national stream water-quality monitoring networks (WQN).
Data model and relational database design for the New England Water-Use Data System (NEWUDS) (USGS Open-file report ; 01-359). The New England Water-Use Data System (NEWUDS) is a database for the storage and retrieval of water-use data
Data, Software, and Applications for Education and Research in Geology : Virginia Joint project between the USGS and Mary Washington College for the state of Virginia. Contains data and images on orthophotoquads, aerial photography, Landsat images, geology, gravity, seismic sections, Gloria sonar imagery, bathymetry, topography, three-dimensional displays, and film loops.
Database of geochemical analyses of carbonate rocks in Colorado (Information series / Colorado Geological Survey ; 57) This Microsoft Access database is a compilation of location, geological, and geochemical data for sedimentary carbonate rock samples collected throughout Colorado by various institutions and individuals."
Databases and spatial data model for mineralized areas, mines, and prospects in the Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre, and Gunnison (GMUG) national forests, Colorado (USGS open-file report ; 00-298). Includes database of 2,485 mines and prosepects, outlines and descriptions of mineralized areas, forest and county boundaries, index to 7 1/2-minute quadrangles, 30 x 60-minute quadrangles, claim density and activity, and simplified geology.
A debris avalanche at Forest Falls, San Bernardino County, California, July 11, 1999 (USGS open-file report ; 01-146).
Depth to the Juan De Fuca slab beneath the Cascadia subduction margin : a 3-D model for sorting earthquakes (USGS data series ; DS-91).
Detailed aerial gamma-ray surveys, Albuquerque Basin, New Mexico Includes maps and flightline databases of two detailed aerial gamma-ray surveys made to test the usefulness of the data to aid geologic mapping. Also includes maps of aeromagnetic, topographic, and geologic data.
Digital aeromagnetic data and derivative products from a helicopter survey over the town of Taos and surrounding areas, Taos County, New Mexico (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1229A).
Digital aeromagnetic datasets for the conterminous United States and Hawaii : a companion to the North American magnetic anomaly map (USGS open-file report ; 02-361). Contains all of the available digital magnetic files for the conterminous U.S. and Hawaii up through the year 2000.
Digital airborne time domain electromagnetic data from surveys over Cochiti Pueblo, Rio Puerco and Rio Rancho, New Mexico (USGS open-file report ; 00-502). Contains digital data, image files and text files describing the data formats and survey for airborne time domain electromagnetic (TEM) data collected near Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1997.
Digital archive : geological report by J.S. Newberry and map by J.N. Macomb from the Exploring Expedition in 1859 (USGS open-file report ; 00-368). CD contains reproductions of 2 "archival treasures of the 19th Century." Macomb's shaded relief map was published in 1860. Newberry's accompanying text, delayed by Civil War, was published in 1876. It details day to day rigors of period exploration on horseback, remarkable paleontologic discoveries, and stratigraphic observations; as well as gives routes of former explorations.
Digital archive : report upon the Colorado River of the West explored in 1857 and 1858 by Lieutenant Joseph C. Ives ; geological report with maps by John S. Newberry (USGS Open-file report ; 02-25). Digital copy of the 1861 Ives report, Senate version. Ex. doc. / 36th Congress, 1st session, Senate, by order of the Secretary of War.
Digital bibliography of the geology and mineral resources of Washington State (Digital report ; 1 (2001). Issued annually.
Digital bedrock geologic map of the Ashland and the northern part of the Ironwood 30 x 60 quadrangles, Wisconsin and Michigan (Open-file report ; 99-546) Contains digital files that present the information contained in the printed geologic map of the Ashland and northern part of the Ironwood Quadrangles, released as USGS Miscellaneous Investigation Series Map I-2566 in 1996. Call# G4113.G6C55 2000 .D5 compu/d
Digital data grids for the magnetic anomaly map of North America (USGS open-file report ; 02-414). Presents six gridded data sets (three of North America and three of only the United States), two metadata files, and three PDF-formatted files.
Digital database of faults from the Fault activity map of California and adjacent areas (DMG CD ; 2000-006) Consists of base map and database. The database, available in ARC/INFO and MAPINFO formats, contains the faults shown on the Fault activity map of California and adjacent areas, by Charles W. Jennings, published in 1994.
Digital files for northeast Asia geodynamics, mineral deposit location, and metallogenic belt maps, stratigraphic columns, descriptions of units, and descriptions of metallogenic belts (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1252) The region covered includes Eastern Siberia, Russian Far East, Mongolia, Northeast China, South Korea, and Japan.
Digital geologic and geophysical data of Bangladesh (USGS Open-file report ; 97-470-H) This digital compilation is part of Bangladesh gas resources assessment conducted under Participating Agency Service Agreement between USAID and DOE. Contains GIS data in multiple formats so that any Microsoft Windows 98/NT/2000 computer user can input, view, or use data.
Digital geologic map of Loudoun County, Virginia (USGS open-file report ; 99-150). Contains Open-File Report 99-150 and GIS files required to produce 1:50,000-scale databases of geology in Loudoun County, VA.
Digital geologic map of Sherman quadrangle, north central Texas (USGS open-file report ; 02-264). The 1:250,00 scale geologic quadrangle data is provided as ArcInfo self-extracting files.
Digital geologic map of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (USGS open-file report ; 00-297). Contains geographic information system files required to produce a 1:24,000 geologic map of Harpers Ferry National Historic Park. These data files can be viewed as an ArcView project or an ArcExplorer project.
Digital geologic maps of the 1:100,000 quadrangles of Washington (Digital report / Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources ; 2).
Digital map data, text, and graphical images in support of the 1995 national assessment of United States oil and gas resources (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-35). Contains digital map data, text, and graphical images in support of the separately published study of the oil and gas resources of the onshore and state waters of the U.S. Contains files in multiple formats for importing to word processors and mapping software packages. The complete text of DDS-30 (revised in 1996) is included, as well as some figures.
Digital representation of a map showing the thickness and character of Quaternary sediments in the glaciated United States east of the Rocky Mountains (U.S. Geological Survey digital data series ; DDS-38) Data provided in SDTS, Arc/Info export, Arc/Info coverages, Arc/Info shape files.
Digitized aeromagnetic datasets for the conterminous United States, Hawaii, and Puerto Rico (USGS open-file report ; 99-557). From 1976 through 1999 Survey digitized analog magnetic maps for regions of U.S., filling in gaps not previously covered. This disc contains all files currently on record for U.S. Updates will be available as they are released on USGS anonymous FTP sites.
Digitized strong-motion accelerograms of North & Central American [sic] through 1986 (USGS digital data series ; DDS-7). Contains uncorrected ground-level digital accelerograms for about 500 earthquakes, including acceleration-time histories. Also includes index files on recording station location, earthquake location and magnitude, epicentral distance, and peak acceleration.
Directory of active and permitted mines in Colorado-2002 (Information Series/Colorado Geological Survey ; 68).
Distribution and occurrence of Cenozoic volcanic rocks in Japan [v. A] contains vector and image data to show the distribution of the Cenozoic volcanic rocks in the main part of Japan. [v. B] contains the files of the maps and images and Japanese texts for the explanation of the modes of occurrence of the volcanic rocks.
Dynamic computer model for the metallogenesis and tectonics of the circum-north Pacific (USGS open-file report 01-261)
Dynamic digital map : the Springerville volcanic field describes the geology of the Springerville volcanic field, Arizona and includes 24 digital maps, 75 digital color photos, 23 correlation charts, and more than 2300 chemical and geophysical analyses, as well as text, figures, and tables.System requirements: Macintosh platform.
Earth Observing-1 Hyperion & Advanced Land Imager (ALI) Data Users Workshop Contains information on the workshop, with an explantion of data for the earth observing mission.
Earth Sciences Disc. Compilation of information about databases in the earth sciences and natural resources. USGS Library database, earth sciences data directory, and Geoindex (a catalog of geologic maps of the U.S. and possessions) created by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Earth Science photographs from the U.S. Geological Survey Library. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-21). Four CD-ROMs containing 1,500 scanned, public domain photographs available from the USGS Photographic Library in Denver for use as a photographic glossary of introductory geological terms. Photographs taken to support USGS projects and reports over the 116 years prior to 1992.
Earthquakes & eruptions / Smithsonian Institution Global Volcanism Program. Contains four informative interactive computer programs based on global-scale data-sets for earthquakes and volcanic eruptions since 1960.
Earthquake-hazards scenario for a M7 earthquake on the Salt Lake City segment of the Wasatch fault zone, Utah (Utah Geological Survey Special Study ; 111DM).
Earthquake Strong Motion collection contains more than 15,000 digitized and processed accelerograph records dating from 1933 to 1994. Includes 3 types of records: uncorrected (raw), corrected (filtered), and response spectra (includes Fourier spectra). CD contains data, documentationin PCX files and GeoVu and SMCAT3 software.
Economic analysis tools for the minerals industry Contains U.S. Bureau of Mines computer applications for analyzing economic aspects of mineral resources operations. These economic analysis tools include an International Taxation Data Base, International Mining Cost Indexation System, a Cost Estimating System, and other computer programs.
Electronical atlas of deep reflection seismic profiles of the Western Carpathians
ESI atlases. South Florida Data characterizes coastal environments and wildlife by their sensitivity to spilled oil. It includes information for 3 main components: shoreline sensitivity, biological resources, and human-use resources. PDF format.
ESI atlases: West Peninsular Florida. part 1 Data characterizes coastal environments and wildlife by their sensitivity to spilled oil. It includes information for 3 main components: shoreline habitats sensitivity, biological resources, and human-use resources. PDF format.
Evaluation of the location and recency of faulting near prospective surface facilities in Midway Valley, Nye County, Nevada (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 01-55) Evaluation of surface faulting that may pose a hazard to prospective surface facilities is an important element of the tectonic studies for the potential Yucca Mountain high-level radioactive waste repository in southwestern Nevada. For this purpose, a program of detailed geological mapping and trenching was done to obtain surface and near-surface geologic data that are essential for determining the location and recency of faults at a prospective surface-facilities site located east of Exile Hill in Midway Valley, near the eastern base of Yucca Mountain.
Facies analysis and sequence stratigraphic framework of Upper Campanian strata (Neslen and Mount Garfield Formations, Bluecastle Tongue of the Castlegate Sandstone, and Mancos Shale), Eastern Book Cliffs, Colorado and Utah (USGS digital data series ; DDS-69-G).
Fault evaluation reports prepared under the Alquist-Priolo Earthquake Fault Zoning Act (CGS CD ; 2002-01-03).
Fault investigation reports for development sites within Alquist-Priolo earthquake fault zones in Southern California, 1974-2000 (CGS CD ; 2003-01-02). Contains digital images of site specific fault investigation reports done in compliance with the Alquist-Priolo Earthquake Fault Zoning Act that have been filed with the California Geological Survey. The 2 sets together include 4,220 reports for 3,185 development sites filed with CGS through December 31, 2000.
FDSN earthquake digital data Digital data for earthquakes of magnitude 5.7 and greater. Vol. 1: Jan. -Feb. 1990.
Fischer assays of oil-shale drill cores and rotary cuttings from the Piceance Creek Basin, Colorado (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-483) Contains 737 sets of Fischer assays of drill cores and cuttings from boreholes drilled in oil-shale deposits of Eocene Green River Formation in Piceance Creek Basin, NW Colorado. This ASCII database is part of larger collection of Fischer assays from Green River oil-shale deposits in Utah, Wyoming, and Colorado.
Flood deposits of transported mill tailings in Nevada and Utah : evidence for tailings dam failures and implications for risk assessment (USGS open-file report ; 02-431).
Forest and landcover data of Russia and the former Soviet Union Contains GIS datasets, remote sensing images, and Russia-related Web sites. Materials come from diverse sources in a variety of formats, scales, and details.
Formation of thundereggs (Lithophysae) "A comprehensive new approach to the evolution of thundereggs, how they are deposited and filled. Written for geologists, collectors, laymen, the lapidary arts and rockhounds."
Fossil mammals of the middle Rio Grande : annotated dataset and bibliography of New Mexico vertebrate paleontology (USGS open-file report ; 01-023). Contains history of mammalian vertebrate paleontology in the ongoing process of resolving geologic time and stratigraphy in north central New Mexico.
Gamma-ray, magnetic, and topographic data for parts of the Colorado Front Range (USGS open-file report ; 00-331). Contains grids and images for parts of Colorado Front Range which were originally obtained to aid in estimation of uranium resources in the U.S.
GeoCanada 2000 : the Millennium Geoscience Summit Conference CD
Geochemical data for environmental studies of mineral deposits at Nabesna, Kennecott, Orange Hill, Bond Creek, Bremner, and Gold Hill, Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska (USGS open-file report ; 99-342). Contains a report describing the geology, types of samples, collection and preparation procedures, analytical techniques, and description of the data files and seven fiqures showing the study area and sample site locations. The data files are in Microsoft Access 97 format and as Lotus 1-2-3 worksheet .wkl files.
Geochemical data for environmental studies of mercury mines in Nevada (USGS open-file report ; 99-576). Contains data from a 1999 environmental study to determine if weathering of abandoned mercury mines in Nevada has resulted in any significant effect to surrounding ecosystems.
Geochemical studies of mines, dumps, and tailings as sources of contamination, upper Animas River watershed, Colorado (USGS open-file report ; 00-104). Includes copies of Open-file Reports 99-170 and 99-323 that describe mine sites on lands administered by USFS and BLM.
Geochronology and natural radioelement data bases: A. National geochronological data base.--B. Natural radioelement data base. (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-14). Data in fixed filed ASCII files. Searchable software provided. NGDB contains over 30,000 individual published ages of U.S. rocks and minerals. Searchable by lat./long., Analytical method, state name, age of rock. NRDB contains analyse of uranium, thorium, and potassium from over 8500 whole rock samples. Searchable by state name, keyword, specific radioelement content.
Geographic information systems (GIS) compilation of geophysical, geologic, and tectonic data for the Circum-North Pacific (Open-file report ; 99-422). Contains compilation of geophysical, geologic, and tectonic data for the Russian Far East, Alaska, Canadian Cordillera, and adjacent offshore areas.
GEOLIS, CD-ROM-ban, ver. 2. Nihon chishitsu bunken deta besu = Geological literature search system, 1985-2000 Based on GEOLIS, a bibliographic database on earth sciences, compiled by the Library of GSJ. Contains ca. 130,000 bibliographic citations to documents published between 1985 and 1999 on Japan and its adjacent sea area In Japanese.
Geologic and geophysical characterization studies of Yucca Mountain, Nevada, a potential high-level radioactive-waste repository (USGS digital data series ; DDS-58). Results of 13 of the many studies that were undertaken to foster a fuller understanding of the tectonic environment of Yucca Mountain. In PDF format.
Geologic assessment of coal in the Colorado Plateau : Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Utah (USGS Professional paper ; no. 1625-B). Contains a geologic assessment of coal deposits of the Colorado Plateau region and new resource estimates for selected assessment units within the Colorado Plateau. Includes information on the location, distribution, and quality of these coal resources.
Geologic hazard photos Includes 22 sets of images from the National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), originally distributed as sets of twenty 35-mm slides. v. 1. Earthquakes, general topics -- v. 2. Earthquakes, events -- v. 3. Landslides, tsunamis and volcanoes.
Geologic map database of the Washington DC area, featuring data from three 30 x 60 minute quadrangles, Frederick, Washington West, and Fredericksburg (USGS open-file report 01-227). Contains GIS data layers and MS Acess databases.
Geologic map of Cades Cove and Calderwood quadrangles, Tennessee and North Carolina, Great Smoky Mountains National Park (USGS open-file report ; 99-175). Includes a browser-based tour of the Cades Cove area and the GIS data layers needed to produce the 1:24,000-scale geologic map of the study area.
Geologic map of central (interior) Alaska (USGS Open-file report ; 98-133-A). Map and associated digital databases compiled from published map sheets of central interior Alaska. Encompasses 25 1:250,000-scale quadrangles in central Alaska (approx. 416,000 km_2, or 134,000 mi_2). Also contains publications: Bouguer gravity map of Interior Alaska
Geologic map of Monterey 30' and 60' quadrangle and adjacent areas, California : a digital database (CGS CD ; 2002-04).
Geologic map of the Ontonagon and part of the Wakefield 30' x 60' quadrangles, Michigan, a digital representation of Map I-2499 (1995) (USGS open-file report ; 01-88).
Geologic map of the Potomac River Gorge, Great Falls Park, Virginia, and part of the C&O Canal National Historical Park, Maryland (USGS open-file report ; 00-264). Contains a web site and pdf file required to produce a 1:10,000-scale geologic map of the Potomac Gorge.
Geologic map of the Price 30' x 60' quadrangle, Utah (Map / Utah Geological Survey ; 198DM). Digital version of the 1:000,000 Geologic map of the Price 30' x 60' Quadrangle, Carbon, Duchesne, Uinta, Utah and Wasatch Counties, Utah published in 1990 by the U.S. Geological Survey as Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-981, by Malcolm P. Weiss, Irving J. Witkind, and William B. Cashion.
A Geologic map of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay constructed from digital sidescan-sonar images, photography, and sediment samples (USGS digital data series ; DDS-3). Presents the results of a detailed geological study of the sea floor in western Massachusetts Bay. The study was initiated in 1989 to evaluate the area around the proposed outfall for Boston's treated sewage effluent. Using the Mapper software included on the CD-ROM disk, users can access the data, which include bathymetry, sidescan-sonar images, color photographs, textual information, and an interpretive geologic map.
Geologic map of the Tubb Canyon 7.5-minute quadrangle, San Diego County, California Contains PDF and ArcInfo export files.
Geologic map of the Tule Valley 30' x 60' quadrangle and parts of the Ely, Fish Springs, and Kern Mountains 30' x 60' quadrangles, northwest Millard County, Utah. (Utah Geological Survey Map ; 222DM). Digital version of Map 186 (2002).
Geologic studies of deep natural gas resources (USGS digital data series ; DDS-67). This report summarizes major conclusions of ongoing USGS work deep gas resources. In PDF format
A geological and geophysical setting of the gold-silver vein system of Unga Island, southwestern Alaska (USGS Open-file report ; 99-136). The core of the publication is a new geologic map at a scale of 1:63,360 and aeromagnetic and electromagnetic survey data acquired by industry over the area of mineralization
Geological map of Japan 1:1,000,000 Contains raster, and vector data (DLG, SHP, and RVC formats).
Geological map of Japan 1:2,000,000 5th Ed. Contains raster, and vector data (DLG, SHP, and RVC formats)
Geological maps of Japan 1:200,000, North Hokkaido & South Hokkaido Two CDs contains raster, and vector data (DLG, SHP, and RVC formats)for the 200k series. Also contains the raster data for the 1:50,000 series.
Geology and mineral and energy resources, Roswell Resource Area, New Mexico: an interactive computer presentation. (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-17). Runs on Macintosh PC only.
Geology and mineral deposits of the Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 99-149) Contains ArcInfo export files of GIS coverages.
Geology and mineral resource assessment of the Venezuelan Guayana Shield at 1:500,000 scale : a digital representation of maps published by the U.S. Geological Survey. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-46). ARC/INFO. ArcView and DLG map coverages of geology and mineral resources maps and explanatory text of the Venezuelan Guayana Shield.
Geology and resource assessment of Costa Rica at 1:500,000 scale : a digital representation of maps of the U.S. Geological Survey's 1987 folio I-1865 / by Paul G. Schruben. (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-19. Seven layers are available: geology and faults; gold mining area geology; favorable domains for selected deposit types; Bouguer gravity contours and lineaments; isostatic gravity contours; mineral deposits, prospects, and occurrences; and rock geochemistry sample points. Accompanied by MAPPER display software.
Geology explorer A set of interactive learning modules on basic topics in physical geology. These modules consist of text, images, video, and animations which explain key concepts. Each module also includes self-assessment questions and exercises to test your understanding of material.
Geology, geochemistry, and geophysics of sedimentary-hosted Au deposits in P.R. China (USGS open-file report ; 02-131). Reports the results of a joint project between the U.S. Geological Survey and the Tianjin Geological Academy to study sedimentary rock-hosted Au deposits in People's Republic of China.
Geology, geochemistry, geophysics, mineral occurrences, and mineral resource assessment for the commonwealth of Puerto Rico (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-38) In PDF format.
Geology, mineral and energy resources Mimbres Resource Area, New Mexico (USGS Open-file report ; 97-521) contains over 700 pages of text, 350 figures and photographs in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. Also includes Arc/Info export files of the major plates.
Geology of Australia multimedia presentation containing an introduction to earth sciences and a comprehensive illustrated guide to the geology of Australia.
Geology of Nevada : a digital representation of the 1978 Geologic map of Nevada / by Robert M. Turner and Walter J. Bawiec. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-2). Data sets are in three formats: ASCII (nearly 10 megabytes), USGS's Digital Line Graph-3 (DLG-3) Optional (25 megabytes), and Environmental Systems Research Institute's ARC/INFO version 5.0.1 EXPORT (37 megabytes).
Geology of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park and Potomac River Corridor, District of Columbia, Maryland, West Virginia, and Virginia (USGS open-file report ; 01-188 ).
Geology of the conterminous United States at 1:2,500,000: A digital representation of the 1974 P.B. King and H.M. Beikman map (USGS digital data series ; DDS-11). Release 2 This CD contains MAPPER display software and VIEWLBL for DOS users. In addition four other digital formats are available: ARC/INFO 6.1.1 Export, Digital Line Graph (DLG) Optional, Drawing Exchange File (DXF), and Map Overlay Statistical System (MOSS). The CD also contains a copy of the text and figures from Professional Paper 901 by King and Beikman (1974a).
Geology of the Mount Le Conte 7.5-minute quadrangle, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee and North Carolina (USGS open-file report ; 00-261). Contains a web site and GIS files required to produce a 1:24,000-scale geologic map database of Mt. Le Conte.
Geomorphology from space : a global overview of regional landforms / produced by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory's Data Distribution Lab in collaboration with Goddard Space Flight Center's Distributed Active Archive Center and Nicholas Short ; edited by Nicholas M. Short, Sr. and Robert W. Blair, Jr. The core of this book is a gallery of space imagery consisting of 237 plates, each treating a geographic region where a particular landform theme is exemplified. Commentary, photographs, locator maps, and sometimes a geologic map accompany each plate. Call# GB400.42R4G46 1999 compu/d
Geophysical, sedimentological, and photographic data from the John Day Reservoir, Washington and Oregon, data archive and preliminary discussion (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1014).
Geophysical surveys of Bear Lake, Utah--Idaho, September 2002 (USGS open-file report ; 03-150). Contains map products and images generated from sidescan-sonar, sub-bottom reflection, and bathymetric data collected within Bear Lake, Utah Idaho.
Geophysics of North America. Land and marine geophysical data of North America, produced by the National Geophysical Data Center and NOAA.
GEOROM contains full text and images from Geophysics journal from 1936 to the present. It also includes text for technical articles, biographies, Presidents Pages, Signals, and News Briefs from 1982 to the present for The Leading Edge, and Robert Sheriff's Encyclopedia Dictionary of Exploration Geophysics, 3rd edition. Complete digital cumulative indexes of bibliographic references from SEG, EAEG, ASEG, and CSEG publications and conferences. GEOROM has additional language support in French, German, and Spanish. Online software provides complete searching and downloading capabilities.
Geothermal gradient and heat flow data in and around Japan (Suchi chishitsuzu ; P-5).
Geothermie : Daten zum oberflachennahen geothermischen Potenzial fur die Planung von Edrwarmesondenanlagen
Geschichte der Osterreichischen Polarforschung = History of the Austrian Polar exploration, by Hermann F. Koerbel. Produced by the Arctic Research Consortium Austria, this CD describes expeditions from 1761 to 1939. It includes biographies for 61 explorers, description of 34 expeditions and 17 research vessels, photographs, maps and online links. Bilingual in English and German in HTML format
GIS atlas of seismic lines 3 CD-ROMs: S1--Eastern South America, West Africa ; S2--East Coast of North America ; S3--Western Europe.
GIS data for the geologic map of California (DMG CD ; 2000-007) Contains a database of geologic units and faults that were digitized from the 1977 Geologic Map of California by Charles W. Jennings. The files are in both ArcInfo export format (.e00) and MAPINFO format, plus Postscript and ArcInfo plot files, and an Adobe Acrobat image of the map and legend.
GIS data for the Watersheds mapping series, map set 1, Noyo River Watershed Contains graphics files for all 6 maps in the set (in .pdf, .rft, .gra formats), Arcinfo export files, Arcview shape files, and coverage metadata, as well as Acrobat Reader.
GIS data for the Watersheds mapping series. Map set 2, Jackson Demonstration State Forest, Mendocino County, California Preliminary maps of geologic and geomorphic features (landslide maps) compiled from mapping conducted between 1982 and 2001 in the Jackson Demonstration State Forest (JDSF); also contains a prelimary map of landslide potential in the JDSF based on landslide potential mapping conducted in 2001 in the Noyo River Watershed.
GIS surface effects archive of underground nuclear detonations conducted at Yucca Flat and Pahute Mesa, Nevada Test Site, Nevada (USGS open-file report ; 01-272). Includes 585 surface effects maps in GIS vector-based shapefile format. It contains single detonation site maps, as exact duplicates of the original surface effects maps, and composite maps of operational and testing areas.
GIS surface effects map archive, Nevada Test Site, Nevada (USGS open-file report ; 03-151). Contains a comprehensive set of digital maps that illustrate the intricate pattern of geologic surface effects caused by underground nuclear testing at the Nevada Test Site.
Global ecosystems database Selected data on global ecosystems environment including vegetation, climate, topography, soils, and other data. Also contains GeoVu Data Browse display program and various data conversion and export programs.
Global geoscience transect 8: Quebec-Maine-Gulf of Maine transect, southeastern Canada, northeastern U.S.A. (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-44) contains the digital data used to create Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-2329 in ArcInfo format. Supporting documentation in PDF format.
Global hypocenter Data Base / developed by the National Earthquake Information Center (NEIC). Compilation of 40 earthquake catalogs, some of unknown origin. Information on 915,655 earth tremors (natural and artificial) from 2100 B.C. through December 1992, with known magnitude values between 0.1 and 9.9. Also contains earthquakes with no computed magnitude value.
Global Relief Data. This National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC) disc contains several digital data bases of global topography and bathymetry at various scales, digitized continental coastlines, gridded oceanic gravity anomalies, oceanfloor gazetteers, and digital topographic relief images in a wide variety of formats. Software or program code for PC-DOS, Macintosh, and UNIX workstations is provided to access the major topographic and geographic data bases.
GOES Space Environmental Monitor: 1-minute & 5-minute averages, January 1986 - April 1994. This CD-ROM contains x-ray, magnetometer, and energetic particle data measured by NOAA's Geosynchronous Operational Environmental Satellites (GOES) 5, 6, and 7.
Gold potential maps for environmental management of Cambodia and Latin America
GRACE : interactive CD-ROM GRACE - short for the Gravity Recovery And Climate Experiment - are twin satellites being launched to make detailed measurements of Earth's gravity field. This gravity information will be used to improve understanding of how water behaves on land and the oceans, affecting climate, agriculture, and global change.
Gravity CD-ROM of Japan Contains grid, measurements and images data bases.
Gravity data of Nevada (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-42). Includes data for entire state of Nevada and adjacent parts of California, Utah, and Arizona. About 80,000 gravity stations were compiled primarily from National Geophysical Data Center and U.S. Geological Survey. Gravity data were reduced to Geodetic Reference System of 1967 and adjusted to Gravity Standardization Net 1971 gravity datum. Data were processed to complete Bouguer and isostatic gravity anomalies by applying standard gravity corrections. Data files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
Gravity Earth System Data. Observed and derived gravity measurements contributed bynational and international organizations.
Great Basin geoscience data base (USGS Digital Data series ; DDS-41). Contains 73 GIS datasets presented in Federal Data Exchange, ESRI PC ARCVIEW1, and ESRI ARC/INFO formats. Covers Nevada, eastern California, southeastern Oregon, southern Idaho, and western Utah. Includes topographical, geochemical, geophysical, and thematic data sets.
Greater Green River Basin Production Improvement Project : final report DE-AC21-95MC31063 "This CD contains the results of a successful multi-year partnership between Union Pacific Resources (now Anadarko Petroleum) and the U.S. Dept. of Energy, National Energy Technology Laboratory. The purpose of the project was to reduce the technical risks and the economic uncertainty of industry development of the GGRB [Greater Green River Basin] low-permeability (tight) gas resource"
GSA Journals on Compact Disc. Contains articles from Geology, GSA Bulletin, GSA Today, GSA Repository, and retrospective index.
Helicopter electromagnetic data from Everglades National Park and surrounding areas, Florida : collected 9-14 December 1994 (USGS Open-file report 02-101). Includes JPEG images, PDF format report and maps.
Hierarchical systems analysis in karst terrains (USGS open-file report ; 00-429). Contains PowerPoint® files from two presentations made at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop on Sustainable Mineral Resource Management in Karst Areas, held September 26 - October 1, 2000. Only the abstracts and illustrations used during the presentations are included.
High-resolution Quaternary seismic stratigraphy of the New York Bight continental shelf (USGS Open-file report ; 02-152). Contains interpreted map products generated from sidescan-sonar, sub-bottom reflection, and bathymetric data collected within the New York Bight inner-continental shelf.
Historic coal mines of Colorado (Information series / Colorado Geological Survey ; 64). Provides data for all known coal mines that operated in Colorado between 1864 and 2002.
A history of phosphate mining in southeastern Idaho (USGS open-file report ; 00-425). Contains the basic, general discussion of the early history of the area and some of the early phosphate development problems. The discussions include mine (or lease) ownership, history of prospecting and development, actual mining, and mine closure.
Hydrogeochemical investigations of historic mining districts, central western slope of Colorado, including influence on surface-water quality (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-73). Presents results of studies of 22 mining districts in central part of western slope of Colorado. These studies were undertaken to characterize mined materials, mine drainage, and influence of historic mining on nearby streams, and include sampling and chemical analysis of mine dumps, mill tailings, mine drainage, and surface waters.
Hydrogeochemical investigations of some historic mining areas in the western Humboldt River basin, Nevada (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-70 ) results of reconnaissance field observations, and samples of mine dumps, mine drainage waters, and mill tailings, focusing on the larger accessible historic mines in an area west of Winnemucca, Nevada.
Illustrated dictionary of earth science Includes over 8,700 geoscience terms and over 2,000 photographs, illustrations and animations.
Images of Kilauea East Rift Zone eruption, 1983-1993 contains 475 scanned photographs from the USGS Hawaii Observatory Library.
Indices to U.S. Bureau of Mines mineral resources records. Provides indices to the Mineral Property Files and related mineral resources records of the U.S. Bureau of Mines (USBM), Minerals Information and Analysis (I&A) programs. Most of these files and records were transferred to the National Archives and Federal Records Center in Denver, Colorado, upon closure of the Bureau in 1996. Information is also provided about the disposition of other I&A electronic and hard-copy records that were included in the functional transfers of some USBM programs to other federal agencies.
Interactive display of geologic features and hazards of the Mono Basin-Long Valley Region, California ( Open-file report ; 97-458). Sampling of geologic features and some geologic hazards of the Mono Basin-Long Valley region of California. Includes photographs and descriptions of regional features, simplified geologic and seismicity maps, illustrations of volcano hazards and associated U.S.G.S. monitoring efforts, computer animations.
Interactive geological hazard map of East and Southeast Asia : with GeoHazardView (Digital geoscience map ; G-11).
An interpretation of the 1997 Airborne Electromagnetic (AEM) survey, Fort Huachuca vicinity, Cochise County, Arizona, with digital data (USGS Open-file report ; 99-7-A).
Introduction to hard rock mining : a CD-ROM application / U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Java programs for using Newmark's method and simplified decoupled analysis to model slope performance during earthquakes (USGS Open-file report ; 03-005). Contains strong-motion data files required to conduct sliding-block analyses on slopes that are potentially susceptible to seismically triggered landslides.
Java programs for using Newmark's method to model slope performance during earthquakes (USGS Open-file report ; 02-201). This CD contains a Java program intended to facilitate performing Newmark's sliding-block analysis and 552 strong-motion records from 13 earthquakes.
Lake Mohave geophysical survey 200 : GIS data release (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1247).
Land cover data for central Nebraska, 1991 (Open-file report ; 96-323, 96-369) Report for 1991 classified from Landsat-5 Thematic Mapper imagery, Path-31, Row-31, quadrilateral; report for 1993 from Path-30, Row-32 quadrilateral.
Landtype associations of the northern region : 1997, a first approximation (General technical report RMRS ; GTR-2-CD) Documents Landtype Associations (geology and lanforms) for National Forests land in parts of Idaho, Montana North & South Dakota. Contains text, photos, charts and maps (100K) in ASCII, PDF, HTML and ARC/INFO formats.
Levels at streamflow gaging stations : a CD-ROM based training class. (USGS water-resources investigations report ; 03-4002).
Lithochronological units and mineral deposits of the Appalachian Orogen from Maine to Alabama (USGS open-file report ; 01-136). Contains files that illustrate the lithologic nature of the rocks for the mineral deposits database for the Appalachians.
Livengood GeoExplorer : an interactive geologic database on CD-ROM, Livengood quadrangle, Alaska (USGS Open-file report ; 97-484E) The primary intent of Livengood GeoExplorer is to provide the public and geoscientists with an archive of geoscience and ancillary data for the USGS Livengood 1:250,000 quadrangle. The user may view, overlay, compile, and print data from the compact disc-read only memory using the Livengood GeoExplorer application, or may access the information independently. Call no.: G4372.L5.C5 1999 L5 compu/d
Long Valley Caldera GIS database (USGS digital data series ; DDS-81). Includes geologic, monitoring and topographic datasets related to Long Valley caldera. Contains a scan of the original geologic map by Roy Bailey. Real-time data of the current activity of the caldera (including earthquakes, ground deformation and the release of volcanic gas), information about volcanic hazards and the USGS response plan are available online at the observatory web page.
Long Valley Coring Project, 1998, preliminary stratigraphy and images of recovered core (USGS Open-file report ; 99-158). Phase III of the Long Valley Exploratory Well includes a preliminary stratigraphic column and a general description of well lithology.Also includes high-resolution digital photographs of every core box (10 feet per box) as well as scanned images of pieces of recoveredcore and compressed, "unrolled" images of the individual core pieces.
Magnetic anomaly data of the former U.S.S.R A mosaic series of 18 sheets at 1:2.5-million scale showing the residual magnetic intensity over the land mass of the FSU. These data sheets contain a wealth of information useful to Earth scientists studying global tectonic processes and the deep crustal composition of major continental cratons. Also contains GeoVu Data Browse display program and various data conversion and export programs.
Magnetotelluric and audiomagnetotelluric data collected in Alaska by the U.S. Geological Survey, 1985-1992 (USGS Open-file report 01-053). Contains magnetotelluric (MT) and audiomagnetotelluric (AMT) data collected in Alaska between 1985 and 1992. The data from over 500 soundings was collected with computer systems that are now obsolete. Data collected in 23 Alaskan 1:250,000-scale sheets
Main shock and aftershock records of the 1999 Izmit & Duzce, Turkey earthquakes (USGS Open-file report ; 01-163) Following the 7.4 earthquake in Izmit, Turkey on Aug. 17, 1999, and the 7.2 earthquake in Duzce, Turkey on Nov. 12, 1999, several organizations from Turkey, Japan, France and the USA deployed temporary ground-motion recording networks. The number of recording stations in the earthquake-affected area was quadrupled to about 130. This CD-ROM set was prepared with information contributed by eight organizations tht collected ground-motion data fro the two main events and their aftershocks. This publication contains more than 60,000 channels of data files.
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of Europe including Turkey (USGS Open-file report ; 97-470-I). Albania, Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Serbia and Montenegro, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey and United Kingdom are represented on this CD-ROM.
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of Iran (USGS Open-file report ; 97-470G) Digital maps include geology, geologic provinces, and oil and gas fields of Iran. CALL: G2256.C5.G4 1999 compu/d
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields and geologic provinces of South Asia (USGS Open file report ; 97-470 C). A digital map including geology, geologic provinces, and oil and gas fields of South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Based on maps at a scale of 1:10,000,000 and 1:5,000,000. In PDF, ASCII and ArcInfo formats.
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields and geologic provinces of the Arabian Peninsula (USGS Open file report ; 97-470B. A digital map including geology, geologic provinces, and oil and gas fields of the Arabian Peninsula. The Arabian Peninsula, and parts of Iraq, Jordan, Syria, Israel, and Lebanon are represented on this map. ArcInfo coverage and PDF files.
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of the Caribbean Region (USGS open-file report ; 97-470-K). CD-ROM created as part of a worldwide series of geologic maps for the USGS's World Energy Project to assess the undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and gas resources of the world. Includes surface geology, oil and gas field centerpoints, geologic provinces, major cities, and political boundaries, on a shaded relief image of bathymetry and topography.
Map showing geology, oil and gas fields and geologic provinces of the former Soviet Union (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 97-470 E). ArcInfo coverage and PDF files.
Mapping the floor of Lake Mead (Nevada and Arizona) : preliminary discussion and GIS data release (USGS open-file report ; 03-320). Contains sidescan-sonar imagery, sub-bottom reflection profiles, bathymetric data, a detailed mapping of the surficial geology of the floor of Lake Mead including the morphology of the lake floor, a map of post-impoundment sediment distribution, and a map of the thickness of post-impoundment sediment.
Maps and GIS data for the Watersheds mapping series. Map set 3, Digital representation of OFR 99-10 & OFR 99-10a, Freshwater Creek, Humboldt County, California Contains PDF copies of the originals, as well as digital presentations of, the documents and maps produced from the Freshwater Watershed Mapping Project.
Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields and geological provinces of Africa. (USGS Open-file report ; 97-470A) In PDF and ArcInfo formats.
Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of South America (Open file report 97-470-D) Digital maps include geology, geologic provinces, and oil and gas fields of South America. Based on maps at 1:3,000,000 scale. In PDF, ASCII and ArcInfo formats.
Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields, and geologic provinces of the Arctic (USGS open-file report ; 97-470).
Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields and geologic provinces of the Asia Pacific Region (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 97-470-F) Data contained in various formats including ArcInfo export files, ArcView shape files, ASCII, and PDF files.
Maps showing sedimentary basins, surface thermal maturity, and indications of petroleum in the Central Alaska Province (USGS miscellaneous field studies ; map MF-2428). Includes 2 maps and a pamphlet describing sedimentary basins, surface thermal maturity, and 95 reported occurences of petroleum in natural seeps.
Measurement of stream discharge by wading (Water-resources investigations report ; 00-4036). Describes how stream discharge is measured by the U.S. Geological Survey by wading and using the velocity-area method. Intended as a learning and reference tool. Features PowerPoint files. PowerPoint viewer and Media Player are included on disc.
Methane emissions from abandoned coal mines in the United States : emissions inventory methodology and 1990-2002 emissions estimates A publication of the EPA's Coalbed Methane Outreach Program.
Methods and hydrogeologic data from test drilling and geophysical logging surveys in the Lawrenceville, Georgia area (USGS open-file report ; 04-1366).
A Microsoft Windows version of the MARK3 Monte Carlo resource simulator (USGS open-file report ; 00-415). Simulation program that uses a Monte Carlo statistical process and mineral deposit models to estimate mineral resources. Allows user to provide a probability distribution that describes the probable number of deposits at different confidence levels.
Minerals and materials information CD-ROM / U.S. Bureau of Mines. Contains section previously issued on CD-ROM as: Statistical compendium. Also includes some titles issued in paper as parts of Mineral industry survey series or Minerals yearbook, along with other publications and articles produced by the Bureau.
The mineral economy of Brazil = Economia mineral do Brasil (USGS digital data series ; DDS-53). English and Portuguese versions of a cooperative report on the Brazilian government structure, mineral legislation and investment policy, taxation, foreign investment policies, environmental laws and regulations, and conditions in which the mineral industry operates. The Portuguese version was scanned from the Economia Mineral do Brasil published in 1995 by the Departamento Nacional de Producão Mineral as volume 8 of the Estudos de Política e Economica Mineral series.
Mineral land classification of a portion of Tuolumne County, California, for precious metals, carbonate rock, and concrete-grade aggregate Consists of two separate digital packages, one displays the entire text and color plates of OFR 97-09, the other is composed of geographic information system (GIS) files.
Mineralogy tutorial A companion to the best-selling texts: Manual of mineralogy, 21st edition, and Minerals and rocks. Interactive tutorials on mineralogy with depictions of three dimensional spatial relationships and QuickTime movies.
Mississippi River shallow seismic survey Contains seismic reflection data collected along the Mississippi River in 1981 as a small boat traveled from Osceola, Arkansas, to Wickliffe, Kentucky, an area that transverses the New Madrid Seismic Zone. ASCII, PDF, and gif formats.
Montana geoenvironmental explorer (USGS digital data series ; DDS-65) Multidisciplinary modeling effort to assess relative potential for acidic, metal-rich drainage in Montana. In PDF, ArcInfo, and Erdas formats.
Multisensor fire observations "NASA satellite observations of the Earth are providing scientists and fire managers with unparalleled insight into how deadly fires behave and how to fight them." DVD contains closed-captioned video animation sequences.
National Assessment of Oil and Gas Project : petroleum systems and geologic assessment of oil and gas in the Southwestern Wyoming Province, Wyoming, Colorado and Utah (USGS digital data series ; DDS-69-D).
National energy research seismic library--Powder River Basin, Montana--Wyoming : surface reflection and vertical seismic profile data used in seismic-stratigraphic investigations for ground-water aquifers and hydrocarbon traps (USGS digital data series ; DDS-32). Contains both raw and processed seismic data recorded during period 1975-1978. Four multichannel Vibroseis seismic lines, six Vertical Seismic Profiles, and associated support material (observer's notes, X-Y coordinates, elevations of source and receivers, etc.) are included. Raw (unprocessed) field data and a processed version (reprocessed by USGS in 1995) are contained in standard SEG-Y format files; support material are in ASCII format text files.
National energy research seismic library--processed seismic data for 29 lines in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (USGS digital data series ; DDS-5). Contains final stack seismic data from twenty-nine lines consisting of 1,263 line miles of data collected in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska. Data are from the National energy research seismic library data base established by the U.S. Geologial Survey in 1989, and are retrieved by using the software contained on the CD-ROM disk.
National Environmental Watch, Prototype 1994. NOAA's National Environmental Watch Service CD provides hyperlinked articles, abstracts and graphics on NOAA sponsored projects which address a variety of environmental topics, including fisheries, coastal ecosystems, water resources, atmosphere, oceans, climate and global change.
National geochemical atlas : the geochemical landscape of the conterminous United States derived from stream sediment and other solid sample media analyzed by the National Uranium Evaluation (NURE) Program ( U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-622) Focuses on solid sample media from the conterminous United States with data limited to eleven elements: Na,Ti, Fe, Cu, Zn, As, Ce, Hf, Pb, Th, and U. Contains NURE (National Uranium Resource Evaluation) Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance (HSSR) program data in multiple presentations, ranging from color-coded point maps, to gridded-images on a national scale, to colored maps based on geologic and hydrologic units.
National geochemical data base : National Uranium Resource Evaluation data for the conterminous Western United States (U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series ; DDS-1). Contains geochemical data for the western U.S. collected during the Hydrochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance Survey of the National Uranium Resource Evaluation Program (NURE). Data for nearly 400,000 records include uranium and other element content of stream sediments, soils, surface water and ground water.
National geochemical data base: National uranium resource evaluation data for the conterminous United States. Contains geochemical data collected during the NURE hydrogeochemical and stream sediment reconnaissance program. (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-18-A, supersedes DDS-1).
National geochemical data base: PLUTO geochemical data base for the United States contains inorganic geochemical data obtained by analytical laboratories of the Geologic Division of USGS in support of USGS programs requiring chemical data.
National Geochronological and Natural Radioelement Data Bases. (U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series ; DDS-14). The National Geochronological Data Base contains over 30,000 individual published ages of rocks and minerals in the U.S. searchable by lat./long., state name, analytical method, and age of rock or mineral. The National Radioelement Data Base contains analyses of the natural radioelements (uranium, thorium & potassium) from over 8500 whole rocks searchable by state name, any keyword, and by element content.
National Geophysical Data Grids: Gamma-Ray, Gravity, and Topographic Data. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-9) Contains gridded geophysical data for the conterminous U.S. in ASCII and PC-DOS binary formats, images generated from data, software for displaying and analyzing images, and software for processing potential-field (gravity and magnetic) geophysical data.
National Petroleum Reserve--Alaska (NPRA) core images and well data Contains photographic images and data from petroleum exploration wells drilled within and near the National Petroleum Reserve - Alaska (NPRA). Includes six chapters of data and images pertinent to the geology and petroleum potential of NPRA. Uses versions of ArcExplorer and Acrobat to access files.
Natural resources GIS of Russia Contains basemaps, mineral deposits, geologic map data, oil and gas fields, hypsography and tectonic data in ArcView format.
Non-zero offset vertical seismic profile data recorded using a downhole marine airgun source and vertical- and horizontal-component surface geophones (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-591) Contains the entire, unprocessed, data set for two Vertical Seismic Profiles (VSP's) that were recorded in the Edward J. Kubat, Government #1 Well, during theperiod July 5 through July 10, 1981" ASCII data files and viewing software.
The October 17, 1989, Loma Prieta, California, earthquake : selected photographs (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-29). Contains 103 digitized color images from Open-file report 90-547 and USGS fact sheet 510-99, "Progress toward a safer future since the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake."
Oil and gas fields map of Utah In pdf and ArcInfo formats.
Oil and gas plays (1995), federal lands, and land use--land cover of the onshore Gulf Coast Region of the United States (USGS Open-file report ; 99-558) Allows user to construct maps of Gulf Coast Region using several data sets such as oil and gas plays, degree of exploration within each play, or location and extent of Federal lands compared to those of plays. CALL: G3992.G8.H8 1999 G4 compu/d
Oil and gas resource potential of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge 1002 Area, Alaska (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-34) A reassessment of petroleum potential of the ANWR 1002 area incorporating all available public data, including new field and analytic work and a reevaluation of all previous work. PDF format.
On shaky ground: The San Francisco Bay Area / Association of Bay Area Governments (ABAG). Multimedia presentation on earthquakes in the Bay area. Includes the text and maps from: The San Francisco Bay area--on shaky ground (1995) and the city maps. Includes video clips on how to retrofit homes, animated graphics, earthquake damage photos, how to protect your home and loved ones, information on over 10 Bay Area faults.
Organic geochemistry data of Alaska (USGS digital data series ; DDS-59. A relational database of Alaskan petroleum geochemical analyses.
Paleotectonic atlas of the PeriTethyan Domain contains more than 200 new paleotectonic-paleoenvironmental maps of the periTethyan domain. Region covered stretches from Atlantic shore of Europe and northern Africa to the Urals, from the Baltic shield to equatorial Africa.
Periodical publications / The National Climatic Data Center Contains the following publications of the Center: Storm data; and: Monthly climatic data for world; as well as the regional editions of: Local climatological data; Climatological data; and: Hourly precipitation data.
Petroleum systems and assessment of the South Florida Basin (USGS Digital Data Series ; DDS-69-A) Presents information that defines the geographic boundaries of petroleum systems and includes assessment units and text that describe the geology and reasoning to support the assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in the South Florida Basin.
Petroleum systems and geologic assessment of oil and gas in the Uinta-Piceance Province, Utah and Colorado (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-69-B). Develops geologically based hypotheses regarding the potential for additions to oil and gas reserves in the Uinta-Piceance Province, focusing on the distribution, quantity, and availability of oil and natural gas resources.
The photo-atlas of minerals for Windows, developed by Anthony R. Kampf and George Gerhold. Contains more than 6,500 high resolution images with descriptive data for all known minerals and mineral name pronunciations.
Photogrammetric data set, 1957-2000, and bathymetric measurements for Columbia Glacier, Alaska (USGS water-resources investigations report ; 01-4089).
Photographic guide to mineral species Interactive guide and photographs for minerals worldwide.
Photographs from the U.S. Geological Survey Photographic Library : earthquakes, volcanoes, geologic hazards, and other phenomena (USGS digital data series ; DDS-8). Contains 560 scanned photographs.
Photographs of historical mining operations in Colorado and Utah from the U.S. Geological Survey Library (USGS digital data series ; DDS-12). Contains 558 scanned photographs of mainly unpublished colored and black and white photographs in the Survey's photographic collection.
Precambrian basement map of the northern midcontinent, U.S.A. : a digital representation of the 1990 P.K. Sims map (USGS open-file report ; 01-21). Files are in 3 formats: ArcExport, ArcView shape files and Spatial Data Transfer Standard format.
Preliminary digital geologic map of the Appalachian Piedmont and Blue Ridge, South Carolina segment Data provided in the following formats ArcInfo export and shape files, Spatial Data Transfer Standard (SDTS),and Adobe Illustrator files.
Preliminary digital geologic map of the Penokean (early Proterozoic) continental margin in northern Michigan and Wisconsin (USGS Open-file report ; 99-547) Consists of images and geographic information system (GIS) coverages and tabular data on the geology of Early Proterozoic rocks deposited along the southern margin of the Archean Superior craton during the Penokean orogenic cycle in northern Michigan and Wisconsin. CALL: G4111.C5.C3 2000 compu/d
Preliminary physical stratigraphy and geophysical data of the USGS Elizabethtown core (BL-244/BL-C-1-2003), Bladen County, North Carolina (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1301)
Preliminary publications book 1 from Project on Mineral Resources, Metallogenesis and Tectonics of Northeast Asia (USGS Open-file report ; 99-165). Contains publications compiled in 1997 and 1998 including mineral resource data files, articles on mineral deposits models,metallogenesis, regional tectonics, tectonic map explanations, and color regional tectonic maps and figures.
Preliminary publications book 2 from Project on mineral resources, metallogenesis, and tectonics of northeast Asia (USGS Open-file report ; 03-203). Report consists of summary major compilations and syntheses accomplished in the six-year project through April 2003.
Preliminary stratigraphic database for the subsurface Tertiary and uppermost Cretaceous sediments of Dorchester County, South Carolina (USGS open-file report ; 00-049).
Prevention and remediation issues in selected industrial sectors : non-ferrous mining Includes 2003 annual report and PowerPoint presentations.
Principal facts for gravity data collected in Wisconsin : a web site and CD-ROM for distribution of data (USGS open-file report ; 03-157). Contains principal facts for 40,488 gravity stations, covering the entire state of Wisconsin, in digital form.
Proceedings volume : ICDP-USGS Workshop on Deep Drilling in the Central Crater of the Chesapeake Bay Impact Structure, Virginia, USA, September 22-24, 2003, Herndon, Virginia (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1016). Includes a brief summary of the workshop, list of participants, agenda, 6 PowerPoint slide presentations, and two sets of abstracts. The first 17 are based on 29 poster presentations; the 2d set of 19 consist of research proposals.
Processed Landsat 7 satellite imagery of the Espanola Basin Region, New Mexico (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1040A).
Processed Landsat 7 satellite imagery of the Taos Plateau-San Luis Valley region, New Mexico and Colorado (USGS open-file report ; 2004-1040B).
Processed thematic mapper satellite imagery for selected areas within the U.S.--Mexico borderlands (USGS Open-file report ; 00-309)
Profiles of gamma-ray and magnetic data for aerial surveys over parts of the western United States from longitude 108 to 126 degrees W. and from latitude 34 to 49 degrees N., by Joseph S. Duval. Aerial surveys were flown as part of the NURE Program. Images included are gamma ray data (uranium, thorium, and potassium channels), Bouguer gravity data, isostatic residual gravity data, aeromagnetic anomalies, topography, and topography with bathymetry.
Profiles of gamma-ray and magnetic data from aerial surveys over the conterminous United States (USGS digital data series ; DDS-31) Contains 1) images, generated from geophysical data, of gamma-ray data (uranium, thorium, and potassium channels), Bouguer gravity, isostatic residual gravity, aeromagnetic anomalies, topography, and bathymetry data; 2) software for displaying and analyzing images; and 3) software for displaying and examining profile data from aerial surveys flown as part of National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Program of U.S. Department of Energy.
Programs for using Newmark's method to model slope performance during earthquakes (USGS open-file report ; 01-116). Contains a collection of programs intended to facilitate performing Newmark sliding-block analyses and 555 strong-motion records from 13 earthquakes. Also included is a document containing a detailed treatment of how to use Newmark's method to model dynamic slope performance.
Prototype data for GLOBE : (global land one-km base elevation) Contains digital elevationdata at 30-arc-second nominal grid spacing. These data were contributed to the Global Land One-kilometer BaseElevation Project (GLOBE) secretariat at the National Geophysical Data Center by the National Imagery and Mapping Agency
Public review draft : Digital cartographic standard for geologic map symbolization (Postscript implementation) (USGS open-file report ; 99-430).
The Putumayo-Oriente-Maranon Province of Columbia, Ecuador, and Peru, Mesozoic-Cenozoic and Paleozoic petroleum systems (USGS digital data series ; DDS-063). In PDF format.
Quaternary fault and fold database and map of Utah (Map / Utah Geological Survey ; 193DM). Includes a printable map and database, along with spatial data that can be used in GIS.
Quaternary paleoseismology and stratigraphy of the Yucca Mountain area, Nevada (USGS professional paper ; 1689).
Ranking of the world's oil and gas provinces by known petroleum volumes (USGS Open-file report ; 97-463 ). Divides the world into 937 geologic provinces and identifies those that the USGS plans to assess for petroleum resources. Regions and geologic provinces are defined, known petroleum volumes of fields are allocated to those provinces, and the provinces are ranked according to the known petroleum volume allocated. In PDF format
Regional seismic lines in West Virginia (USGS open-file report 01-127). This CD-ROM contains small-scale images of 28 regional single-fold 2-dimensional seismic reflection lines in West Virginia. In addition, a report containing descriptive information of the lines is included along with a basemap showing the general location of the lines.
Regional seismic lines reprocessed using post-stack processing techniques (USGS open-file report ; 00-286). Contains stacked, migrated, 2-Dimensional seismic reflection data and associated support information for 22 regional seismic lines recorded in the National Petroleum Reserve--Alaska from 1974-1981.
Reprocessing of multi-channel seismic-reflection data collected in the Beaufort Sea (USGS open-file report ; 00-460). Contains stacked and migrated seismic reflection data and support information for 65 lines recorded in Beaufort Sea in 1977, reprocessed to create 1) compact format easy to use and to load onto a computer interpretation workstation, and 2) data on an archival medium that is more stable thus ensuring longer lifespan.
Reprocessing of multi-channel seismic-reflection data collected in the Chukchi Sea (USGS open-file report 01-330). Contains stacked and migrated multi-channel seismic-reflection data for 44 lines recorded in the Chukchi Sea, northern Alaska, by the Survey in 1977, 1978, and 1980.
Revised stratigraphic and tectonic framework of the Carolina slate belt from southern Virginia to the South Carolina-Georgia border (with observations bearing on the origin of slate-belt gold deposits) (USGS open-file report ; 99-2). Presents information gathered in geologic reconnaissance of the Carolina Slate Belt during the period 1987-96. Includes digital maps of 18 individual 1:100,000 quadrangles, a digital compilation of simplified geology at 1:500,000-scale, cross-sections, spreadsheets containing data on rock types and structure for almost 5,000 field stations, and text.
Russian drilling technology studies Contains: Implement Russian aluminum drill pipe and retractable drilling bits into the USA, v. 1. Development of the aluminum drill pipe in Russia -- v. 2. Development of retractable drill bits in Russia -- Former-USSR R&D on novel drilling techniques -- Former-USSR R&D on advanced downhole drilling motors. In PDF format.
Russian River watershed GIS The Russian River Watershed GIS project is intended to compile a set of standardized, spatial data in support of recovery planning for three threatened salmonid species in the Russian River basin - steelhead trout, chinook and coho salmon.
Scientific reports published by CSIRO Land and Water Archival copies of electronically published reports in PDF format.
Seismic activity in Japan : regional perspectives on the characteristics of destructive earthquakes (excerpt)
Seismicity Catalog contains data for more than 4 million earthquakes dating from 2100 B.C. to 1995 A.D. Data include information on epicentral time of origin, location, magnitudes, depth and other earthquake-related parameters. Three types of catalogs represented are local (single stations or local networks), regional (regional networks), and teleseismic (from around the world). Also include auxiliary databases, such as world stress, tsunami, volcanic, fault parameters, etc.
Seismic liquefaction features : examples from paleoseismic investigations in the continental United States (USGS Open-file report ; 98-488). Text and 63 slides concentrate on manifestations of seismically induced liquification features encountered in paleoliquificationsearches.
Selected data from eleven wildcat wells in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 99-015) Contains ASCII data files, PDF files and HTML files for Web access.
Selected data from fourteen wildcat wells in the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (USGS open-file report ; 00-200). Includes photographs of well cores; depths to selected stratigraphic horizons; geological and drilling reports; LAS-format core-gamma ray data; LAS-format borehole log data; permeability, porosity and grain density data.
Selected images of the Puu Oo-Kupaianaha eruption, 1983-1997 (USGS digital data series ; DDS-80). Contains 100 scanned photographs from the USGS Hawaiian Volcanic Observatory.
Sequoia and Kings Canyon national parks and middle and south forks of the Kings River and north fork of the Kern River, Tulare and Fresno counties, California: draft general management plan and comprehensive river management plan, environmental impact statement.
Significant metalliferous and selected non-metalliferous lode deposits and placer districts for the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera. (USGS open-file report ; 96-513B) This report provides detailed summaries of the important features of the significanat lode deposits and placer districts along with a summary of mineral deposit models, and a bibliography of cited references. Files provided in ASCII, MS Word and PDF files.
Soil and terrain database for northeastern Africa, Crop production system zones of the IGAD subregion (FAO land and water digital media series ; 2). A collection of land and natural resource information for northeastern Africa, in particular for the IGAD countries bordering the Nile basin. Includes data on administrative boundaries, rivers and lakes, soil and terrain, climatology, land use, agronomy, physiography, geology and natural vegetation. Contains viewing software and ArcInfo export files.
Southern Lake Michigan Coastal Erosion Study : Graphical Display and Digital Data Contains maps, images and digital data for southern Lake Michigan. Includes data on bottom sediments, bathymetry, SLAR imagery, and colored photography for shoreline erosion.
Spatial data extracted from the Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS) Minerals Availability System (MAS) was established by the Bureau in 1975 to ascertain potential supply of selected mineral commodities; Mineral Industry Location System (MILS) provides location and identification information on about 220,000 sites; MAS/MILS database is result of inventorying process to measure resources available at various prices by major deposits, characterizing applicable extraction process, and calculating recoveries and costs. Data may be extracted and analyzed using GSSEARCH, MAPPER, or MAPINFO software.
STATPAC archive Contains statistical programs written by programmers of the U.S. Geological Survey over a period of thirty years, commencing in the early 1960s, primarily for use in geochemistry.
Status and trends publications of the Department of the Interior Discussions of Status and Trends Program of the U.S. Department of the Interior on the nation's biological and living resources.
Status of the Sierra Nevada / the Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project. (USGS digital data series ; DDS-43). Digital version of the set of reports titled "Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project, final report to Congress" in PDF format.
Stratigraphic framework of Lower and Upper Cretaceous rocks in central and eastern Montana (Digital Data Series ; DDS-57) Characterization of the stratigraphic framework of source and reservoir rocks of shallow natural gas resources in northern Montana in PDF format.
Stratigraphic Nomenclature Databases for the United States, it's Possessions and Territories: Geologic Names Unit Lexicon (GNULEX) (U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series ; DDS-6). Contains information on more than 10,000 stratigraphic-unit names from the GNULEX database and 20,000 unit names from GEONAMES database.
Summary terrane, mineral deposit, and metallogenic belt maps of the Russian Far East, Alaska, and the Canadian Cordillera (U.S.G.S. open-file report ; 98-136). A GIS spatial database with SunView viewing application. Also contains map files in ArcView, AutoCad and postscript formats.
Surficial geologic maps along the riparian zone of the Animas River and its headwater tributaries, Silverton to Durango, Colorado, with Upper Animas River Watershed gradient profiles (USGS digital data series ; DDS-71).
Surficial sediment data from the Gulf of Maine, Georges Bank, and vicinity, a GIS compilation (USGS open-file report ; 03-001). Contains a compilation of over 49,000 textural data and lithologic descriptions generated on surficial sediment samples from off the northeastern coast of the United States.
Tabular data, text, and graphical images in support of the 1995 national assessment of United States oil and gas resources (U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series ; DDS-36). Tabular data, text, and graphical images in support of the separately published study of the oil and gas resources of the onshore and state waters of the U.S. Contains files in multiple formats for importing to word processors and spreadsheets. The complete text of DDS-30 (revised in 1996) is included, as well as some figures. Also includes some of the programs used in the assessment, in source code with supporting documentation.
Teaching earth science Includes 17 teaching tools, previously published, covering geologic processes, earthquakes and faulting, map projections and globes, and a printable Earth and tectonic globes section. Tau Rho Alpha is listed among authors of each tool.
Tectonics, geochronology, and volcanism in the Southern Rocky Mountains and Rio Grande rift (Bulletin/New Mexico. Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources ; 160).
Texture, carbonate content, and preliminary maps of surficial sediments of the Flower Garden Banks area, northwestern Gulf of Mexico Outer Shelf (USGS open-file report ; 03-002).
Thermal maturity of sedimentary rocks in Alaska, digital resources (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-54). An updated re-release of 3 USGS publications: Vitrinite reflectance and conodont color alteration index data from Alaska: data to accompany the thermal maturity map of Alaska, USGS open-file report 92-409; Generalized thermal maturity map of Alaska, USGS miscellaneous geologic investigations map I-2494, scale 1:2,500,000; Thermal evolution of sedimentary basins in Alaska, USGS Bulletin 2142.
Time series of global monthly vegetation cover from NOAA/AVHRR : monthly vegetation cover product, thirdgeneration C-level, April 1985-December 1997. Version 1.1, 2001
Time series of global monthly vegetation cover from NOAA / AVHRRIncludes data showing 12 years (April 1985-December 1997) of global monthly vegetation cover with data generated from the Polar Orbiting Environmental Satellite AVHRR instrument. (HTML format)
Topographic field trip of Washington, D.C. A multimedia tour of the Nation's Capital.
Total petroleum system and assessment of coalbed gas in the Powder River Basin Province, Wyoming and Montana (USGS digital data series ; DDS-69-C).
Truckee River operating agreement, California and Nevada : revised draft environmental impact statement/environmental impact report
An Update of Quaternary faults of central and eastern Oregon (USGS open-file report ; 02-301).
Uranium and vanadium map of Utah (Map / Utah Geological Survey ; 215DM).
Urban geoscientific data of East and Southeast Asia : GIS data sets of 11 cities This CD-ROM set is the final product of the DCGM III Project. It is a feasibility study of the application of geological data for preliminary urban planning. It provides files of geoscientific data of large urban cities of East and Southeast Asia.
U.S. Geological Survey Coalbed Methane Field Conference, May 9-10, 2001 (USGS open-file report ; 01-235). Contains photos, videos, and slides from the conference and field trip.
The U.S. Geological Survey in the early 1900s [sound recording] : reminiscences of D. Foster Hewett, Adolph Knopf, and Frank C. Calkins (USGS open-file report ; 97-267-C). 2 audio casette discs containing reminiscences by Donnel Foster Hewett, Adolph Knopf, and Frank Calkins on the "good old days" of the U.S. Geological Survey. Recorded at a dinner party in Menlo Park, California, in December 1962.
U.S. Geological Survey mineral databases, MRDS and MAS/MILS (USGS digital data series ; DDS-52). Contains Mineral Resource Data System (MRDS) and Minerals Availability System/Minerals Industry Location System (MAS/MILS) databases. MRDS database features almost 200 data fields describing metallic and nonmetallic mineral resource, deposits, and commodities. MAS/MILS database includes almost 100 data fields describing mines and mineral processing plants.
U.S. Geological Survey World Petroleum Assessment 2000 Contains assessment of the undiscovered conventional petroleum resources of the world that have the potential to be added to reserves in the next 30 years.
U.S. Geological Survey yearbook fiscal year 1994/95: Understanding the Earth Interactive document containing text, images and video clips.
Use of InSAR to identify land-surface displacements caused by aquifer-system compaction in the Paso Robles area, San Luis Obispo County, California, March to August 1997 (USGS open-file report 00-447).
USGS east-coast sediment analysis : procedures, database, and georeferenced displays (USGS open-file report ; 00-358). Presents the methods used and the sediment data collected during a U.S. Geological Survey study of the marine geology of the continental margin off the Atlantic coast of the United States and adjacent waters.
USGS east-coast sediment analysis : procedures, database, and GIS data (USGS open-file report ; 05-1001).
USGS mineral deposit models (USGS digital data series ; DDS-064) Compilation of 29 previous published reports of the USGS. The models presented use the lithologic-tectonic environmental mineral deposit classification scheme originally developed by Cox and Singer (1986)
USGS-NGIC geomagnetic observatory data. NGIC CD-ROM contains one-minute values of geomagnetic data from all magnetic observatories of the USGS network. The values are provided as 3-component vector data from a fluxgate magnetometer, as well as scalar data from a proton precession magnetometer.
Volcanoes of Indonesia / Smithsonian Institution, Global Volcanism Program (Digital information series ; GVP-1. Contains a map driven interface containing data on Indonesia 149 active volcanoes, chronologies on eruptions during the past 10,000 years, and over 400 images.
Volcanoes of the Alaska Peninsula and Aleutian Islands : selected photographs Disc contains 97 digital images at varying resolutions and documentation in PDF format.
Volcanoes of the Wrangell Mountains and Cook Inlet Region, Alaska : selected photographs. Contains 97 digital images of volcanoes in south-central Alaska and documentation in PDF format.
Watershed boundaries and digital elevation model of Oklahoma derived from 1:100,000-scale digital topographic maps (USGS open-file report ; 95-727). Contains watershed boundaries for Oklahoma, a digital elevation model, and other data sets derived from the digital elevation model. Additional data sets include flow-direction, flow-accumulation, and shaded-relief grids, all derived from the digital elevation model, and the hydrography data set used in producing the model.
Welcome to NASA's Earth Science Enterprise : educational CD-ROM Developed to provide educators, students, and the general public with an overview of the latest research related to our global environment. In HTML and Quicktime. Version 1, 2, and 3 available.
Welcome to the EOSDIS data sampler / produced for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration by the Consortium for International Earth Science Information Network. Multimedia presentation for EOSDIS datasets.
West Florida shelf : sidescan-sonar and sediment data from shelf-edge habitats in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico (USGS open-file report ; 99-589). Includes digital mosaics of sidescan sonar data, tabulated sediment data, and interpretive maps of seafloor geology along shelf edge off northeastern Gulf of Mexico south of Cape San Blas on the Florida panhandle.
Wisconsin potential field grids, derivative maps, and tectonic interpretations (USGS open-file report ; 03-147). Contains grids of composite aeromagnetic anomaly and complete Bouguer gravity anomaly for the state, with selected-mathematically derived grids that facilitate interpretation, depth estimates to the tops of magnetic source bodies, a tectonic interpretation of the Precambrian basement, and an interpretation of linear magnetic anomalies associated with normal and reversely polarized mafic dikes.
Workshop to develop blue prints for the management and protection of Florida springs (Special Publication / Florida Geological Survey ; no.51).
Yosemite quadrangle, central Sierra Nevada, California, analytic data (USGS open-file report 01-252)
3-D reservoir characterization of the House Creek oil field, Powder River Basin, Wyoming (USGS digital data series ; DDS-33)Describes geologic and geochemical factors that control petroleum production from the House Creek oil field. Facilitates visualizing geologic structures in three dimensions, understanding the geologic significance of porosity/permeability distribution across sandstone bodies, and applying this information to petroleum-production characteristics in the oil field. Features movies, text, images such as scanning electron photomicrographs and thin-section photomicrographs, and data files.
500-MHz Ground Penetrating Radar Data Collected During an Intentional Spill of Tetrachloroethylene at Canadian Forces Base Borden in 1991 (U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series ; DDS-25). This CD contains 287 full-resolution, geometrically correct ground penetrating radar image files, text files documenting the experiment with references, and executable programs and source code to find and display the image and text files.
1995 National Assessment of United States Oil and Gas Resources: Results, Methodology, and Supporting Data. (USGS Digital data series ; DDS-30). A CD-ROM report summarizes results of a 3-year study, by the USGS, of oil and gas resources of the onshore and State waters of the United States.
1999 resource assessment of selected Tertiary coal beds and zones in the northern Rocky Mountains and Great Plains region (USGS professional paper ; 1625-A). Disc 1 contains the results of the assessment and chapters on coal geology, occurrence, distribution, quantity and quality with maps, cross sections, illustrations, photographs, and land ownership maps. Disc 2 contains interactive GIS files of land use, ownership, geology, maps, and cross sections.
2000 multibeam sonar survey of Crater Lake, Oregon : data, GIS, images, and movies (USGS digital data series ; DDS-72). Includes introduction, ArcExplorer 2.0 project, perspective views, fly-by movie, helicopter movie, data, photographs, publications, and selected links to other websites about Crater Lake.
Basic Satellite Imagery Interpretation
ClementineMission to the Moon Deep space Program Science Experiment EDR Image Archive contains the raw compressed images from all imaging sensors (UV/Visible, Near IR, Long-Wavelength IR, High Resolution, and Star Tracker cameras) on 88 cd-roms. Selected images are available on the NSSDC Photo Gallery.
Clementine basemap mosaic of Earth's moon. Contains the Clementine UVVIS 750-mm Digital Image Model of the moon with more than 43,000 images partitioned into 14 geographic zones, mapped at resolution of 100 meters per pixel requiring approximately 10 gigabytes of digital storage. Final disc contains reduced-resolution global coverage and browse collection.
Detector Development Laboratory interactive tour / Interactive media produced by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center, Technology Transfer/Commercialization Office.
EOS science plan : the state of science in the EOS program Machine-readable version of the EOS science plan with accompanying executive summary. Also available online.
Landsat Multispectral Scanner (MSS) Data Catalog, contains metadata for MSS data from July 1972 to October 1992 as ASCII files, maps depicting coverage and viewing software.
Manual of remote sensing [v. 1] Earth observing platforms and sensors describes satellites and aircraft with a focus on the atmospheric, geophysical, and Earth resources.
Mission to the moon : Clementine contains Digital Image Model (DIM) HiRes 750-nm strip mosaics produced from images taken by Clementine high resolution camera and are approximately 2,653 x 300 pixels at 20-30 m/pixel resolution. Each of the 22 CDs also contains browse images stored in JPEG format and HTML documents that support a web browser interface.
NASA Mission to Venus: Magellan Mosaicked Image Data.Satellite computer generated imagery from the Magellan Mission to Venus on 52 CDs.
PAAS reporter handbook : lease, facility/measurement point, and gas plant operators : Production Accounting and Auditing System / Production Accounting and Auditing System (Royalty Management Program. A reference handbook for those who submit data to PAAS regarding oil and gas lease production and disposition.
Rotatable images of the solid planets and satellites of the solar system, by Robert K. Mark a multi-media presentation containing interactive interface program (SSGlobes) utilizing Quicktime and Virtual Reality for the Power MacIntosh.
Technical documentation with imagery and digital data : NOAA polar orbiter data user's guide (August 1997) and NOAA global vegetation index user's guide (July 1997). Contains description of the instruments on the NOAA POES series from TIROS-N through NOAA-14, the level 1b data format that NOAA uses to distribute raw data to users, and derived data products including TOVS soundings, sea surface temperature (SST), mapped GAC, and radiation budget; it also describes the various products derived from NOAA POES data to monitor global vegetation growth and distribution.
"Viewing the violent universe" : the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory Contains computer-viewable version of a 5-minute video on the launch and early achievements of the Compton Gamma Ray Observatory.
Voyagers to the outer planets Contains all images taken by NASA's twin Voyager spacecraft during their encounters. Each volume contains approximately 2500 images stored in individual compressed files.
WAVE-saver for educational institutions : water management system Interactive multimedia allows users to determine and manage water usage in school facilities with the aim of promoting efficiency and conservation.
WAVE-saver for office buildings Interactive multimedia allows users to determine and manage water usage in office buildings with the aim of promoting efficiency and conservation.
Welcome to the Planets provides a hypertext overview of planetary exploration. In addition to over 190 graphic images taken over 20 years, information about each planet, along with data on the spacecraft which acquired the data is provided.
NOTE: This listing does not include maps which have been scanned in-house.
Aerial fotos of western San Diego County for Thomas Bros. Maps contains high and low resolution JPEG natural color images.
Afghanistan : Kabul city plan Four raster color tiff files (400 dpi) cover the city. Original Soviet military topographic maps produced at a scale of 1:10,000 in 1984. (sample image - 25% reduction)
Africa data sampler Contains PC ARC/INFO GIS data sets and views for each of the 53 African countries. In addition to the mapping layers based on the Digital Chart of the World 1:1,000,000-scale, the CD contains biodiversity data sets including protected areas, tropical moist forests, production forests, and wetlands.
Alaska : seamless USGS topographic maps on CD-ROM Includes over 2,750 15-minute maps on 10 CD-ROMs. Also called Topo! Alaska.
Antique map price record / compiled by Jeremy Pool. Volume 19: 1983-2004.
APSRS Aerial Photography Summary Record System The APSRS data base describes more than 600,000 aerial photography projects covering the United States and its territories. Each listing is a summary of aerial photography projects within a 7.5- by 7.5-minute quadrangle area, corresponding to the USGS 7.5-minute map series. Entries are sorted by project date and describe the scale, project code, film type, cloud cover, and camera focal length.
ArcEurope Base map & Demographics ArcInfo shape files containing base map for countries, provinces, cities, places, urbanized areas, major roads, Roads, railroads, major water, canals, Water, and demographics such as population, age, household data, etc.
ArcUSA database is a comprehensive vector base map of the United States at the scale of 1:2 million. It contains attribute data suitable for perfoming a wide range of analyses and for generating thematic maps for counties and states throughout the conterminous United States. The database consists of cartographic, attribute, and textual data provided on compact disc accessible through ArcView, ARC/INFO, and other ESRI software.
ArcWorld database contains cartographic and statistical data needed to generate country-level thematic maps of the world accessible through ArcView, ARC/INFO, and other ESRI software.
Atlante di Battista Agnese (1554-1556): L'Immagine del mondo ai tempi di Magellano is an interactive cd-rom containing plates and descriptions of the manuscript Battista Agnese atlas, the Tabulae Antiquae by Ptolemy (ed. Rome, 1490). Text of the main studies related to the Atlas and the whole text of the AntonioPigafetta's report of his travel with Ferdinand Magellan throughout the first circumnavigation of the globe (as PDF file for Acrobat Reader(TM))
Atlas de la Republica Argentina
Atlas de suelos de la Republica Argentina Contains ArcView soils maps and text with scientific descriptions of each soils series and group, as well as general features, such as administrative boundaries, transportation, population, airports. The natural resources data base includes topography, hydrology, climate, vegetation and grazing regions, with geographical data compiled from numerous sources.
The atlas of population, environment and sustainable development of China Includes 153 maps, divided into 9 categories: population and health; population distribution; housing and consumption levels; land solid wastes and noise pollution; forests, grasslands and biodiversity; mineral sources and utilization; fresh waters, ocean and water pollution; atmosphere and air pollution; and regional sustainable development.
Australia's 1:250,000 scale map series Raster 250K geodata contains geo-referenced topographic maps for viewing or exporting into GIS software programs.
Axion 3D World Atlas Interactive atlas contains one km. satellite imagery and elevation data for the world along with a statistical database. Provides 3D and 2D views with flyby capabilities, projects satellite orbits on global views, and allows for view with various rises in sea levels.
The British Library map catalogue on CD-ROM a searchable database of the Library's more than two million maps, several thousand atlases, globes, etc.
Canada street locator : over 100,000 streets Features regional road maps and streeet-level maps for every community in Canada with a population of 30,000 or more.
Carta digital de España Planimetric and topographic coverage at 1:250,000 scale. Allows 2 and 3 dimensional visualization. En espa~nol: La programa y el manual de usuario.
Cartographic Catalog is a US GeoData bibliographic database containing information on a variety of earth science products, with particularly strong coverage in geography and cartography. There are approximately 28,000 records describing information on maps, books, digital spatial data bases, earth science applications software, special products, etc.
C-CAP, Coastal Change Analysis Program : changes in land cover in the Yakutat Bay, Alaska Region, 1986-1993. Using self-contained browser technology, CD-ROM provides interface to view coastal resource information about Yakutat Bay Region. It integrates satellite-derived land cover data with other map data layers in 1 file. In addition it contains all of source data ready for input into wide range of image-processing or geographic information systems. Users may interactively view, analyze, and create maps, charts, and reports. It contains an Environmental Systems Reasearch Institute ArcView project file and coverages that allow users to open all vector and raster data layers in ArcView.
C-CAP, Coastal Change Analysis Program : land cover changes in the San Francisco Bay and Elkhorn Slough areas of California, 1986 to 1993 Disc provides an HTML interface to view coastal resource information about San Francisco Bay Region. It integrates satellite-derived land cover data with other map data layers such as marine resources, bathymetry. Contains raster and vector data for use in GIS applications and ArcInfo export files.
C-CAP : changes in land cover in the Columbia River Estuary : 1989-1992 / Coastal Change Analysis Program. This CD-ROM provides an interface to view coastal resource information about the Columbia River Estuary. It integrates satellite-derived land cover data with other map data layers in one file that can be viewed on a desktop computer. Contains all of the source data ready for input into a wide range of image-processing or geographic information systems (GIS) including vector and raster data for use with software such as ArcView.
Census of population and housing (1990). Geographical identification code scheme Contains the entity names, codes, selected geographic relationships, total population, total number of housing units, area measurements (land, total water, inland water, coastal water, Great Lakes water, and territorial water), and internal points for the high-level geographic entities used for reporting data from the 1990 census of population and housing.
CensusInfo : India 2001 Contains key indicators based on provisional census data, including population size, literacy, sex ratio and workers. Data is provided for states and union territories, districts and sub-districts. Data is also available from the Census of India's website.
Centennia Computer-graphic guide to the history of Europe and the Middle East from the year 1000 A.D. to the present, using highly detailed, dynamically evolving maps. Users can zoom in and zoom out of map regions, and serach by historical names, places, and dates.
Chart kit BBA, Southern California, Point Arena to Mexican border, region 12. Produced by BSB Electronic Charts, a partnership of Chart Kit/Better Boating Association, Rockland, Massachusetts and James W. Sewall Company, this cd-rom contains all the NOAA nautical charts for the inland harbors, and coastal cruising areas; surrounding offshore charts are also included.
Chart kit BBA, update CD : new revisions as of July 31, 1996, West regions. Contains 119 NOAA nautical charts, 1995-1996 revised editions for the Western U.S. including Hawaii and Alaska. Includes viewing software from BSB Electronic Charts and Chapman's Hands-on powerboating demo.
China : the environment / ERIM International, Inc. Contains Electronic Map Room GIS software and the following ArcInfo data layers: 1. Regional overview of China -- 2. Climate, including historical precipitation and temperature data -- 3. Geophysical characteristics, including topography, soil, and hydrology -- 4. Land use, land cover -- 5. Socio-political structures : administrative geography, infrastructure and population raster layers, counties, provinces -- 6. Remote sensing data, including Landsat and AVHRR images -- 7. AVHRR composites.
City of Oakland, California GIS data sets : 1994 contains ArcInfo export files for GIS data layers for the City of Oakland and Alameda County. Includes data on boundaries, transportation, and hydrography.
Coastal remote sensing : new technologies for coastal mapping Profiles Aircraft laser beach mapping and Satellite hurricane observations for providing data relating to high resolution coastal topography and hurricane-induced coastal ocean impacts. (HTML Format)
Conterminous U.S. land cover characteristics data set 1990 prototype Contains data derived from the classification of 1990 AVHRR time series data, with post classification refinement based on topography, climate, soils, and ecoregions. Data consists of the source data, the initial and final interpretation of land cover regions, descriptive and quantitative attributes for each of the regions, and derived thematic data sets.
DAAC GTOPO30 is a global digital elevation model (DEM) with a horizontal grid spacing of 30 arc seconds (approx. 1 Km.) derived from several raster and vector sources. Also includes shaded relief images as .gif files.
Database of the marine seismic profiles around Japan (Nihon shuhen kaiiki onpa tansa deta besu)/ Geological Survey of Japan. Contains seismic profiles scanned from archival film and overlaid with geologic interpretations, plus digital geologic maps. Viewable with Web browser and Japanese GIS software contained on the CD.
DeLorme street atlas USA Combines street-level maps of the United States with tools to locate, display, print and export them. Searchable by name, block range, town, zip code, telephone area code and exchange.
Delorme Three-D TopoQuads, California. Contains seamless 7.5-minute USGS topographic quadrangles for the entire state. Search by placename, ZIP code, area code and exchange or latitude/longitude; profile backcountry travels for distance and elevation; fly around the country in a 3-D perspective; add symbols to indicate landmarks; print high-quality topographic maps of any place in California; utilize the global positioning system through a connection with a GPS receiver ; download maps and directions to 3Com Palm computing or Windows CE handheld computers.
Delorme Topo USA / DeLorme Mapping Company. Provides continuous shaded relief topographic mapping coverage for the U.S. Viewing software allows for data overlays, 3-D projections, and elevation profiles View Catalog Record
DEM - Digital Elevation Model data for selected 7.5-minute quadrangles of California. These are also available for downloading from our Website.
Demo kartor på CD-ROM contains sample maps and aerial photographs of portions of Sweden.
Digital aeromagnetic data from the Sandoval-Santa Fe, Belen, and Cochiti Airborne Surveys covering areas in Rio Arriba, Sandoval, Santa Fe, Socorro, and Valencia Counties, New Mexico (Open-file report ; 99-404) This CD-ROM contains digital data, image files, and text files describing the data formats and survey procedures for aeromagnetic data collected during three airborne geophysical surveys in New Mexico during 1997-1998.
Digital archives : Thomas M. Bown's Bighorn Basin maps: the suite of forty-four office master copies (USGS Open-file report ; 01-306). Professional paper 1540, 1994, representes the 19 core maps, updated here with compilations of newly established fossil localities and geologic field observations to this master suite of a 41 map cumulation of Dr. Bown's research.
Digital atlas of Central America, prepared in response to Hurricane Mitch Contains a range of GIS data layers prepared by the Center for Integration of Natural Disaster Information (CINDI).
Digital atlas of Lake Texoma (USGS open-file report ; 02-428). Contains 29 digital map data sets and includes complete FGDC metadata files for each data layer.
Digital atlas of Oklahoma (USGS open-file report ; 97-23).  ArcView disc --  Transfer formats disc. 25 digital map set of basic statewide geographic data suitable for use with GIS software. Second disc provides only this data in transferrable formats (chiefly Digital Line Graph formats) for use with user-provided GIS software.
Digital Chart of the World for use with Arc/Info and ArcView ESRI software - a 1:1 million scale basemap.
Digital chart of the world : Prototype 4 area Disc 4x, published by the U.S. Defense Mapping Agency. Edition 1, Dec. 1990.
Digital geologic map of Utah / by Lehi F. Hintze. (Map (Utah Geological Survey) ; 179DM). Spacial data are in the form of ArcView shape files and ArcInfo NT coverages. Data include geology, county boundaries, roads, contours and base map image files.
Digital images of official maps of Alquist-Priolo earthquake fault zones of California (DMG CD 2000)
Digital map database of China (1:1M International Version). 77 tiles cover China with 13 different ArcInfo data layers such as administrative boundaries, towns, communication lines, hydrography, hypsography, vegetation, land cover, natural features, etc. G7820 1995 C45 compu/d
DOQ, digital orthophoto quadrangle data, ... County, CA : FIPS Code: 06081 [Disc 1]. San Mateo County, CA
DOQ: Digital Orthophoto Quadrangle Data In JPEG compressed format. 3.75-minute DOQs requires approximately 55Mb of storage space to reconstitute. Holdings include counties for various U.S. states arranged by FIPS Code.
DOQ Olmsted County Project, Minnesota JPEG compressions of 60 quarter quadrangles including demonstration samples.
DRG digital raster graphic data: capital cities of the United States contains raster compressed tiff images, software and documentation, viewable with ArcViews and Aerial View Lite.
DRG, digital raster graphic data Contains tiff graphic images for the USGS 1:250,000, 1:100,000 and associated 1:24,000 topographic quadrangles. Selected U.S coverage only.
East Bay Hills Fire Hazard produced by AEGIS, contains information and a geographic information data set about fire hazard in the East Bay Hills. The geographic information data set not only contains data in Arcview 1.0 and Arcview 2.1 format, it also contains data in an export or interchangeable format (.e00 files) that can be imported by many GIS software. Text and image files also provided for browsing with an internet browser, such as Netscape.
EcoAtlas / San Francisco Estuary Institute. Provides present day and historical GIS based ecology, habitat and shoreline changes for the San Francisco Bay Region. ArcInfo format
Ecological units of the eastern United States : first approximation contains ArcInfo coverages of state boudaries, National Forests and Grasslands, and ecological boundaries along with ASCII and WordPerfect data files and bilbliographies.
Elektroniskais Latvijas atlass : Electronic atlas of Latvia Full-color, detailed maps of any location in Latvia. The basic scale of the atlas is 1:200,000 and the user can zoom in or out to any magnification level desired. Maps or map fragments can be printed in color or black and white.
Emap : peta elektronik Disc 1 covers Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, and Putrajaya; Disc 2 covers Kelantan.
Environmental Sensitivity Index atlases, South Carolina Data characterize coastal environments and wildlife by their sensitivity to spilled oil in PDF format.
ESI atlases : Upper Texas coast Contains maps and data from Environmental Sensitivity Index (ESI) developed by the Oil Spill Prevention and Response Division, Texas General Land Office and NOAA, in PDF format.
ESRI Data & Maps Contains ArcInfo shape files containing data and maps at various scales. v. 1. World, Europe, Canada, Mexico, United States (Generalized), Southern United States -- v. 2. United States (Detailed) -- v. 3. Western United States -- v. 4. Eastern United States.
ESRI U.S. street database contains U.S. street data in ArcInfo shape files. Source of data is from Geographic Technology, Inc. Dynamap 100 version 1.0 1995.
Gap analysis of Arkansas : June 1998 final report. Disc 1. Final report PDF: contains the Acrobat PDF of the state project report. Adobe Acrobat Readers in Macintosh, Windows 95, NT and 98 formats. GIS data: ancillary coverages, land cover, species richness, land stewardship in ESRI ARC/INFO format--Disc 2. GIS data: distribution coverages of all mammals, birds, amphibians, and reptiles.
Gap analysis of Florida : June 2001 final report Report in PDF format; GAP data in Arcview format
Gap analysis of Georgia : August 2003 final report Four CD-ROMs contain PDF files and GIS data.
Gap analysis of Kansas : August 2002 final report Two CD-ROMs contain PDF files and GIS ArcInfo data.
Gap Analysis of Kentucky : July 2003 final report Three CD-ROMs contain PDF files and GIS data.
Gap analysis of Louisiana : June 2000 final report Contains PDF files and GIS ArcInfo data.
Gap analysis of Maine : October 1998 final report. Disc 1. Final report PDF: contains the Acrobat PDF of the state project report. Adobe Acrobat Readers in Macintosh, Windows 95 & NT formats. GIS data: land cover, land stewardship, and supporting imagery for land cover classification--Disc 2. GIS data: directories for vertebrates, includes EMAP hexagons for species richness.
Gap analysis of mainland California : an interactive atlas of terrestrial biodiversity and land management Contains the data and initial findings of the California Gap Analysis Project. The data cover the entire State of California, exclusive of the Channel Islands, and includes medium-scale distribution maps of dominant plant species, plant communities, terrestrial wildlife species, wildlife habitats, and land ownership and management.
Gap analysis of Mississippi : November 2003 final report Two CD-ROMs contain PDF of the state project report and GIS data.
Gap analysis of Missouri : June 2002 final report
Gap analysis of Montana : September 98 final report Disc 1. Final report PDF: contains the Acrobat PDF of the state final report. Adobe Acrobat Readers in Macintosh, Windows 95 and NT formats. GIS data: ancillary coverages, land cover, species richness, land stewardship in ESRI ARC/INFO format -- Disc 2. GIS Data: distribution coverages of all mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles.
Gap analysis of Oklahoma : June 2001 final report Data contained on 5 CD-ROMs.
A Gap analysis of Pennsylvania : June 2000 final report Data contained on 6 CD-ROMs. Report in PDF format; GAP data in Arcview format.
Gap analysis of South Carolina Two CD-ROMS contain report in PDF format, GAP data in ArcInfo format.
Gap analysis of South Dakota : June 2002 final report Five CD-ROMs contain report in PDF format and GIS data files.
Gap analysis of Southern New England : April 2004
Gap analysis of the land cover of Maryland, Delaware, and New Jersey : 2003 final report
Gap analysis of Virginia : June 2001 final report Two CD-ROMS contain report in PDF format, GAP data in ArcInfo format.
A Gap analysis of Washington : September 1997 final report Graphs and some data available online.
GCIP reference data set (GREDS) (USGS Open-file report ; 94-388). Data sets include: locations and periods of record for stream gages, reservoir gages, and meteorological stations; a 500-meter-resolution DEM; grid-node locations for Eta numerical weather prediction model; and digital map data sets of: geology, land use, streams, large reservoirs, average annual runoff, precipitation, temperature, heating and cooling degree days; hydrologic units and state and county boundaries; and digital index maps for: LANDSAT scenes, USGS 1:250,000, 1:100,000 and 1:24,000-scale map series; and a listing of Hydro-Climatic Data Network stream gages. Also contains ArcInfo export files for the above data sets.
General Land Office automated records project. Ohio : homesteads, cash entry patents, Virginia military warrants, Canadian refugee and United Brethren patents from 1790 to 1907. Contains information from almost 98,000 land patents dated before 1908.
GEO-CD. Digital Geographic Systems, Inc in cooperation with WAC Corp. has produced CD-ROMS containing colored aerial photography for various urban areas. Currently the Library has: Oakland, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Portland, Sacramento, San Francisco.
Geografia y atlas de Argentina Includes political and physical maps of the provinces, statistics, photos and videos, satellite images, and virtual tours.
Geographic information system analysis of topographic change in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, during the last century (USGS open-file report ; 00-224). Contains OFR 00-224; FS-117-00; and the GIS files required to produce a 1:24,000 scale map database of geology and topographic change in Philadelphia, PA.
Geological map of Japan, 1:1,000,000 / Geological Survey of Japan. Contains vector map database compatible with ArcView, TIFF images, and a mesh map database compatible with NEC PC-98 series personal computer and Japanese MS-DOS.
GIS files of official Alquist-Priolo earthquake fault zones [Califonia] Contains GIS files of 211 Alquist-Priolo earthquake fault zone maps in MapInfo tab files, ArcInfo shape files and dxf export files.
Global Explorer. A product of Delorme containing computerized maps of the world in varying levels of detail, showing national and provincial boundaries, water bodies, urban areas, transportation, elevations and land cover. Includes 100 detailed city streets maps, a place name gazetteer, text, statistics and charts on places of interest and countries.
Global GIS database: Digital atlas of Central and South America (USGS digital data series ; DDS-62-A) Contains 20 GIS data layers for each country in ArcInfo format.
Global GIS database. Digital atlas of Europe (USGS digital data series ; DDS-62-G). CD-ROM contains a digital atlas of the countries of Europe. Includes the following datasets: country political boundaries, digital shaded relief map, elevation, slope, hydrology, locations of cities and towns, airfields, roads and railroads, utility lines, population density, geology, ecological regions, historical seismicity, volcanoes, ore deposits, oil and gas fields, climate data, landcover, vegetation index, and lights at night.
Global GIS database. Digital atlas of North America (USGS digital data series ; DDS-62-F)
Global GIS database. Digital atlas of South Pacific (USGS digital data series ; DDS-62-D ).
Global GIS database. Digital atlas of South Asia (USGS digital data series ; DDS-62-C)
GNIS Geographic Names Information System Digital Gazetteer CD-ROM. Developed by the USGS and the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN), GNIS is composed of three databases: the National Geographic Names Data Base (NGNDB), the National Topographic Map Names Data Base (NTMNDB), and the Reference Data Base (RDB). Each database provides different, but related , information about names in the 50 states, D.C., and the territories and outlying areas of the United States.
GPS controlled photogrammetry for large scale mapping Research to investigate the feasibility of using GPS supported aerial triangulation in Caltrans in order to minimize the need for ground control points within the right of way.
Hammond world atlas A digital version of the Hammond atlas. Contains physical, political, and thematic maps.
Hazpac : an interactive map of Pacific Rim natural hazards, population, and infrastructure (USGS digital data series ; DDS-76). Displays a variety of environmental, social, and economic factors that connect natural hazards to social and economic globalization.
HUSCO 1790-1999 : historical United States county boundary files Contains ArcView shapefile format county boundary files for the contiguous United States from each decade from 1790 through 1990 (also 1999). Files include county and state names as well as FIPS identification numbers and county area estimates. Territories enumerated by the U.S. Census are also included.
Index database to the geological maps of Japan (Nihon chishitsuzu sakuinzu deta besu : 1960-1999)/ Geological Survey of Japan. CD contains 9,951 English and Japanese data and associated maps with viewing software.
IndiaMap 2.1, by Demosphere International, Inc., contains geodemographic cartographic and statistical data in ARC/INFO (dBase) format. Includes boundaries of states and districts; locations of 3200 cities and towns, highways, airports, rail-routes, wildlife parks etc. Socio-economic and demographic data from the 1991 Census. Communication and wildlife related data are included, with which users can generate statistical maps of India.
IndiaMap 3.1 Contains selected cartographic and statistical data in ARC/INFO (dBase) format with which users can generate maps of India. Software allows the user to draw maps to show the important train routes, including scheduling information, highways or wildlife parks and sanctuaries and more.
International course : remote sensing of the Earth's environment from Terra A compilation of PowerPoint lectures on all aspects of the algorithms used to process and interpret remote sensing data acquired from the Terra satellite. The two CD set includes all PowerPoint lectures (one CD) and the many movies and animations that are linked to these lectures to illustrate the physical principles as well as the many results of the application of these techniques to real data (second CD). There is also one IDL script for simulating the bidirectional reflectance function of vegetation by varying selected parameters of an analytic model.
Introductory MODIS Multidisciplinary data set (MMDS)
Kathmandu Valley GIS database : towards bridging the data gap Includes the full publication "Kathmandu Valley GIS database" by Basanta Shrestha and Sushil Pradhan, a topographic database with Arc Explorer, and a data dictionary.
Krung Thep Maha Nakhon "MapMagic Bangkok 2002" includes Bangkok map at scale of 1:4,500 (including roads, soils, express ways, rivers, canals, and major landmarks such as temples, schools, embassies, hotels, hospitals, department stores, post office, police station, office buildings etc.) and directory of public transportation.
Landsat enhanced thematic mapper Multispectral geo-referenced satellite imagery data from Landsat-7 satellite.Each disc contains 9 image band files of Landsat data for California and adjoining parts of adjacent states.
Landsat multi-spectral scanner images of Sonoma and southern Mendocino Counties, California Contains 1973, 1985, and 1992 Landsat georeferenced color imagesin bil and bsq format of Sonoma and southern Mendocino counties. CD-ROM burned from images owned by the Californaia Division of Forestry and Fire Protection, Santa Rosa.
LandView II : mapping of selected EPA-regulated sites, TIGER/Line 1992, and 1990 Census of population and housing.
LandView III environmental mapping software (for Windows 3.1, 95 NT, and Macintosh).Contains jurisdictional boundaries; detailed networks of roads, rivers, and railroads; census block group and tract polygons; and schools, hospitals, churches, cemeteries, airports, dams, and other landmark features.
LandView IV LandView IV is a desktop mapping system that includes extracts from the Environmental Protection Agency, the Bureau of the Census and the U.S. Geological Survey. These databases are presented in a geographic context on maps that show jurisdictional boundaries, detailed networks of roads, rivers, and railroads, census block group and tract polygons, schools, hospitals, churches, cemeteries, airports, dams, and other landmark features.
MapExpert. A product of Delorme containing street level maps for the entire USA, allowing users to annotate, edit and print in black-and-white or color. Provides capability to print mural-size wall maps in sections for any region of the U.S.
Maps of India Provides detailed coverage of the country including political boundaries, States, districts, cities, tourist destinations, rail, road, air and water linkages of India.
Maps showing geology, oil and gas fields and geological provinces of Africa. (USGS Open-file report ; 97-470A) In PDF format.
A marine GIS library for Massachusetts Bay : focusing on disposal sites, contaminated sediments, and sea floor mapping (USGS Open-file report ; 99-439) ArcInfo GIS data coverages and html presentations. CALL: G3762.M3.N856 2000 B8 compu/d
Nationalatlas Bundesrepublik Deutschland / Institut fur Landerkunde, Leipzig (Hrsg.) CD accompanies a 12 volume national atlas. CALL: G1912.2.I54 1999 compu/d
National coal resource assessment non-proprietary data : location, stratigraphy, and coal quality for selected tertiary coal in the northern Rocky Mountains and Great Plains region (USGS open-file report ; 99-376). Non-proprietary data from more than 18,000 oil and gas wells, coal drill holes, and outcrop measured sections collected from the Powder River, Williston, Hanna, Carbon, and Greater Green River basins.
National Wetlands Inventory produced by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service contain 7.5-minute quadrangles for the U.S. Files on the cd-roms are in ArcInfo export format and compressed using tar gz. Arranged in directories according to the quadrangle names used for the 1:250,000 map series.
Northern California topographic maps by Outdoors on Disk provides raster images of USGS 15-minute topographic quadrangles for major outdoor recreation areas in northern California. PC and MAC versions available.
North coast watersheds mapping : a cooperative effort of the California Department of Conservation and the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Contains sixty 7.5-minute quadrangles to provide data on landslide potential, soil erosion potential, and streambank erosion potential. In PDF and ArcInfo export file format.
1:2,000,000-scale Digital Line Graph (DLG) Data. U.S. Geological Survey digital mapping data for 21 regions covering the entire USA on 1 CD.
1:100,000-scale Digital Line Graph (DLG) Data: Hydrography and transportation. U.S. Geological Survey digital mapping data for 14 regions covering the entire USA, exclusive of Alaska. Comes in Standard and Optional Format CDs.
Pesticide use report database : in ARC interchange file format (.e00) Contains several million records per year of pesticide use arranged by California counties, 1990-1999. Data in ArcInfo export format [.e00]. Accompanied by separate CD entitled: "Public land survey system (PLSS) spatial data" for use with DPR's Pesticide Use Report Database (GIS).
Pre-1908 Homestead & Cash Entry Patents produced by the General Land Office Automated Records Project provides data on state, patentee name, Land Office or legal description for records from the Bureau of Land Management for public lands in eastern states. Some CDs contain sample images of patents and plat maps. The following states are available: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Michigan, and Minnesota, Mississippi, Wisconsin.
Preliminary digital geologic map database for Honduras (U.S. Geological Survey open-file report ; 98-774) Contains data files for a preliminary geologic-map database of Honduras at nominal 1:500,000 scale; and in addition files for one of San Pedro Zacapa quadrangle (nominal 1:50,000), west-central Honduras. Contains ArcView coverages and ArcInfo export files.
Preliminary lithogeochemical map showing near-surface rock types in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed, Virginia and Maryland (USGS Open-file report ; 01-187A). Contains a combination of explanatory text, geographic information system (GIS) data layers, metadata which describe the GIS data, graphic files for plotting the paper map, and application software for viewing the data. Shows the distribution of rock types as lithogeochemical units in the Virginia and Maryland portions of the Chesapeake Bay watershed.
Quo vadis navigator Afrique/Africa Provides 1:500,000 scale Soviet military topographic coverage for Africa. Includes software for use with GPS systems. Can also be viewed with graphic software.
Sacramento and Solano Counties / Thomas Guide Digital Edtion Standard Thomas Bros. Inc. county street guide on CD-ROM
San Mateo County, California : aerial photographs Partial coverage of San Mateo County. Flown by USDA 1943-44. Flight symbol DDB.
Satellite imagery of South Florida 300 sets of images of South Florida from December 1989 to December 1996, including sea surface temperature (SST) and water reflectance from AVHRR data. Data viewable with Web browser.
SIR-C education program : pre-launch CD-ROM. SIR-C, or Spacebourne Imaging Radar-C, education program is designed to teach scientific and technological skills to students in middle schools and high schools, through interaction with radar images of the earth, based on NASA's imaging radar programs, and based on radars scheduled to fly on space shuttle missions in 1994-1995.
SLAR, side-looking airborne radar: Joint Earth Sciences (JES-2) demonstration. Contains SPOT satellite images and digital aerial photographs as well as SLAR imagery.
Small Blue Planet : The real picture atlas. San Francisco : Now What Software, c1993. An electronic atlas on CD-Rom containing a global relief map, a World political map, a US relief map, a chronosphere, and a satellite image gallery. Capabilites include zooming in and out of images, selecting regions, and receiving textual information on areas selected. Aerial photographic images are available for selected metropolitan areas.
SoftMap-Nature : regions administratives 06 & 16, Montreal & Monteregie
Source-area characteristics of large public surface-water supplies in the conterminous United States [computer file] : an information resource for source-water assessment (USGS Open-file report ; 99-248) Select nformation on 525 surface-water intakes operated by the argest 437 public water suppliers in the conterminous United States. In HTML and GIS formats
Southern Appalachian assessment (SAA) : GIS data base prepared by the Southern Appalachian Man and the Biosphere Program (SAMAB) contains files on the ecological conditions of the southern Appalachian region. GIS files formats include Arc/Info, ASCII, Microsoft Excel, and Postscript.
Supermap. 1980 census and mapping data for U.S. counties and census districts down to the block level. Includes data from Summary tape files 1 and 3, and County statistics tape file 2.
Sure! Maps Raster : State of California 1:24,000 Contains full color, digitized, seamless mosaic georeferenced raster maps of the U.S. Geological Survey's 7.5-minute topographic quadrangles. Maps can be output in numerous graphic file formats for use with GIS applications, such as ArcView. Also contains world coverage at scale of 1:2,000,000 and 1:22,000,000.
Sure! Maps Raster : State of California 1:100,000 Contains full color, digitized, seamless mosaic georeferenced raster maps of the U.S. Geological Survey's 1:100,000-scale topographic quadrangles. Maps can be output in numerous graphic file formats for use with GIS applications, such as ArcView.
Sure! Maps raster. State of Nevada 1:24,000 Contains full color, digitized, seamless mosaic georeferenced raster maps of the U.S. Geological Survey's 7.5-minute topographic quadrangles. Maps can be output in numerous graphic file formats for use with GIS applications, such as ArcView.
Techno agent [interactive multimedia] / produced by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center Technology Transfer/Commercialization Office. (MAC application)
TerrainBase: Worldwide Digital Terrain Data, produced by the National Geophysical Data Center contains over two dozen sample digital terrain datasets from the following databases: NGDC Global Terrain Model (5-minute), FNOC Global Land (10-minute), and ETOPO5 Global Oceans (5-minute). Also includes GeoVu viewing software.
Tibet 1:310,000 / Tibet Map Institute. Jpeg and bitmap images at 1:310,000 scale for central and southern Tibet. Aim of the project is to provide pre-1950 Chinese administration place names.
TIGER/line 1992: California (1) Alameda-Mono : the coast-to-coast digital map data base Extracts of selected geographic and cartographic information from the Census Bureau's Census TIGER system, containing data describing points, lines and areas on Census Bureau maps and providing information on streets, rivers, railroads, and other line features, where they intersect and the areas they enclose. GIS compatible.
TIGER/Line 1994, 1995, 1997 Extracts of selected geographic and cartographic information from the Census Bureau's Census TIGER system, containing data describing points, lines and areas on Census Bureau maps and providing information on street names and address ranges, rivers, railroads, boundaries for 105th Congressional Districts and incorporated places with population of more than 2500, and other line features, where they intersect and the areas they enclose. DBase format, GIS compatible.
Timberline Maps : California maps on CD Contains 510 USGS 7.5-minute topographic maps with seamless coverage of major recreational areas.
TOPO San Francisco: interactive recreational map by Wildflower Productions provides 7.5-minute topographic coverage of the Bay area. Maps are browsable, zoomable, seamless full color raster images, which can be customized with paths, symbols, notes and text. Can generate elevation profiles for any route, calculate distances, find elevations and coordinates for any location.
TOPO Yosemite by Wildflower Productions provides 7.5-minute topographic coverage of the entire park and surrounding area. Maps are browsable, zoomable, seamless full color raster images, which can be customized with paths, symbols, notes and text. Can generate elevation profiles for any route, calculate distances, find elevations and coordinates for any location.
Topographic LIDAR : an emerging beach management tool : the Northwest Project. This tool, which combines Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) and Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, is profiled on this CD-ROM. This new topographic measuring method is fast, thorough, and accurate.
U.S. Digital Topography contains full color, shaded relief maps of forty-nine states and one degree tiles of which they are composed. Tile scale is 1:530,000. Data source is U.S.G.S. 3 arc second digital elevation data base.
University of California, Berkeley and City of Berkeley data layers Contains campus and city of Berkeley data layers for use with GIS software such as Arc/View. 1. U.S. Geological Survey Arc/Info data coverages for the City of Berkeley and Arc/Info export files, includes roads, railways, hydrography, etc. -- 2. UCB campus Arc/Info data coverages for campus, and parcel layers for the city, as well as Arc/Info export files, includes roads, elevation contours, building footprints, parcel lots, etc. -- 3. UCB campus aerial orthophotographs -- 4.Microstation DGN files for campus data layers.
Worldview Geography with H. J. De Blij A multi-media presentation of world geography covering 32 diverse cities and villages across nine of the world's geographic realm. Includes maps, photos, videos and animations
Vector Map Level O (VMAPO®) updated and improved version of the National Imagery and Mapping Agency's (NIMA) Digital Chart of the World (DCW). The VMap Level 0 database provides worldwide coverage of vector-based geospatial data which can be viewed at 1:1,000,000 scale. Includes major road and rail networks, hydrologic drainage systems, utility networks (cross-country pipelines and communication lines), major airports, elevation contours, coastlines, international boundaries and populated places.
Wessex: Streets v5.0 : ArcView format. Contains an estimated 11 million addressed street segments nationwide; includes landmarks, water features and census boundaries. Based on changes from the recent Census Bureau release of TIGER 97.
Wessex: TIGER 92 US Streets & Boundaries contains the complete Census Bureau TIGER 92 street and boundary files in ArcView format with loading and profiling software.
Wessex: Pro/Filer is a combination data and software product providing access to demographics from the 1990 census. Data is compiled into dBase or ASCII format GIS compatible spread-sheets. Includes US Demographics STF 1A, Zips, Race/School/Work STF 3A, and Income/Households STF 3A.
Zhongguo 2000 sheng ji ren kou pu cha shu ju = China 2000 province population census data
Zhongguo 2000 xian ji ren kou pu cha zi liao = China 2000 county population census
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