Study of the planet earth, its composition, structure, physical and chemical processes, and history since its origin.
World petroleum assessment [ More info] A rigorous geologic foundation for estimating world undiscovered energy resources. Links to world energy resources text and maps (PDF format), total petroleum system (TPS), and world geologic maps.
Yellowstone Volcano Observatory (YVO) [ More info] Homepage of the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory with links to information about the observatory at Yellowstone National Park, volcanic history, photo gallery, monitoring data, publications and products, and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
Yosemite Valley geologic story [ More info] Site describes the present understanding of the various geologic processes that contributed to the valley's creation. Links to Yosemite Valley's geologic maps.
Zinc-The key to preventing corrosion [ More info] Explains how we use zinc, where it comes from, and discusses worldwide supply and demand.
usSEABED (marine sediment and rock distribution) [ More info] Data on sediment and rock distributions in the waters off the United States, shown using an internet map service with links to downloadable data files
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