Maps and atlases
Representation, usually on a flat surface, of a part or whole of the Earth or other parts of the universe. Collections of maps linked digitally or bound together in a book are called atlases.
Rocky Mountain Mapping Center [ More info] Home page for the USGS Rocky Mountain Mapping Center in Denver, CO with mapping activities in the western U.S. and links to research activities, products, mapping liaisons, and education.
San Francisco Bay Region geology [ More info] Gateway to the geology of the San Francisco Bay region with links to geologic maps, paleontology, marine geology, earthquakes, landslides, and geophysics. Includes maps, 3-D models, and photos.
USGS geology in the parks [ More info] U.S. Geological Survey and National Park Service virtual geology sites organized by geology topics and individual parks.
USGS National Map of Surficial Mineralogy [ More info] Maps of exposed surface mineral groups derived from automated spectral analysis of satellite and airborne imaging systems; these data suggest areas that may contain mineral deposits of various types.
Water use in Tennessee [ More info] Tennessee water-use information including links to a fact sheet, data, charts, and maps.
Western Region geologic information [ More info] Links to geologic information on western states: Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada and Oregon including information on coastal and marine geology, mineral resources, earthquakes, landslides, earthquake hazards and geologic maps.
Western Region Geology and Geophysics Center [ More info] Overview of the research of this organizational unit with links to projects and activities and to geologic information on the western U.S.
Western Region geophysical investigations by the Geophysical Unit of Menlo Park, Calif. (GUMP) [ More info] Overview of the research group Geophysical Unit of Menlo Park (GUMP) with links to studies, models, and maps on gravity and geomagnetism in Nevada, California, Oregon, Washington and the U.S.
Wildland fire managers site [ More info] Site with GIS maps of western wildfire areas with some access limited to wildland fire managers.
Access USGS - San Francisco Bay and Delta [ More info] Main page for accessing links for information and data on the San Francisco Bay estuary and its watershed with links to highlights, water, biology, wetlands, hazards, digital maps, geologic mapping, winds, bathymetry and overview of the Bay.
Alphabetical Index of Topics
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