Mapping Crater Lake, Oregon

Science Center Objects

Information about the USGS Pacific Coastal and Marine Science Center's Crater Lake mapping project in the summer of 2000.

This poster shows an illustration of a lake bed looking from a side-angle, with text that talks about how the map was made.

Learn about the efforts to map Crater Lake in both 1886 and 2000, the lake's geologic origins, its cultural history, and more, at the Crater Lake Data Clearinghouse (external site).

Read Crater Lake facts from the USGS Volcano Hazards Program.