2021 NGGDPP State Geological Survey Grants

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This is a list of 2021 state projects that were funded by the National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program.  Details on other years are listed on the NGGDPP Grants Program Page.

2021 NGGDPP State Grants

State Institution Title Funding Amount
AK State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Core Rescue, Online Palynology Index, And Standardized Geologic Mapping In Critical Mineral-Focus Areas $75,596
AL Geological Survey of Alabama FY 2021 Fossil, Mineral, and Map Conservation for Alabama  $42,918
AR Arkansas Geological Survey Arkansas Geological Survey FY2021 Open-file Report Preservation Project – Opportunity # G21AS00007 $16,819
AZ University of Arizona, Arizona Geological Survey 2021-2022 Data Preservation and Critical Minerals Activities in Arizona $86,905
CA California Department of Conservation, California Geological Survey CGS FY2021 Geologic Data Preservation Project  $23,259
CO Colorado School of Mines, Colorado Geological Survey Inventory of Tallahassee Creek Uranium Exploration Data and Digitization of Colorado Historic Non-metallic Mining Location and Geological Maps with Metadata for Publicly Available Information Relative to Critical Mineral Resources $23,598
DE Delaware Geological Survey  Borehole Lithology Log Collection and Data $88,393
FL Florida Geological Survey Preservation of Florida’s Coastal and Critical Mineral Borehole Data $5,649
IA Iowa Geological Survey  Accessioning Mineral Investigation Well Cuttings Into The Igs Rock Library $16,582
ID Idaho Geological Survey  USGS Data Preservation 14 $70,480
IL Univerisity of Illinois, Illinois State Geological Survey Preservation of Geologic Data and Collections in Illinois: FY21 $126,838
IN Indiana Geological and Water Survey 2021 IGWS Data Preservation $3,000
KS The University of Kansas, Kansas Geological Survey  Preserving Kansas Geologic Data, Documents, Samples, and Aerial Photographs; and Surveying Drill Hole/Core Holdings Relating to Critical Mineral Resources, FY 2021 $109,585
KY University of Kentucky, Kentucky Geological Survey Kentucky Geological Survey FY2021 Geologic Data Preservation Project  $103,752
MD Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Maryland Geological Survey Preservation of Drill Cuttings and Core, Inventory of Geophysical Logs, and Preservation of Data Relevant to Critical Minerals in Maryland (2021-2022) $76,572
ME Maine Geological Survey Preservation of Mining Claims Maps and Files and Critical Mineral Resource Assessment $10,217
MI Western Michigan University, Michigan Geological Survey Michigan Geological Survey Project To (1) Preserve Two Fragile Physical Materials Collections By Converting Them To Digital Format And Upload Collection Inventories With Metadata To The National Digital Catalog (Ndc), And To Digitize A Collection Of Related Wireline Logs, Making This Data Widely Accessible; And (2) Compile Data Into A Borehole Template To Identify Potash Deposits And Create A 3D Database $35,345
MN University of Minnesota, Minnesota Geological Survey FY21 Minnesota Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program  $93,103
MO Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Missouri Geological Survey 1) Digital Scanning and Metadata Generation of 340 Unpublished Mineral Resource Files in Collection 2) Core Log Database  $68,137
MT Montana Technological University, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology The Anaconda Mineral Collection Priority 2: Mining District Approach To Mapping Critical Mineral Resources In Montana Location: Montana State $71,761
NC North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality, North Carolina Geological Survey Priority 1: Continue Rescue and Inventory At-Risk Core Collections; Priority 2: Critical Minerals in North Carolina $24,000
ND North Dakota Geological Survey  Digitization of County Surface Geologic Maps in North Dakota $5,283
NE University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Conservation and Survey Division (Nebraska Geological Survey) Priority 1: Nebraska Core Preservation, Inventory and Database – Phase I: Dam and Infrastructure Study Core, and Priority 2: Nebraska Critical Minerals Database Phase I: Elk Creek Carbonatite $71,328
NJ New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection, New Jersey Geological &  Water Survey 2021 NJGWS Geoscientific Data Preservation Project $11,599
NM New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources Preserve Geoscience Data and Materials: Priority I and II  $57,729
NV University of Nevada Reno, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Increasing Access to the Geothermal and Critical Mineral Resources of Nevada $87,000
OK University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Geological Survey Development Support for Comprehensive Database of Oklahoma Geological Resources – Phase IV $39,848
TN Tennessee Geological Survey  Generating Metadata Records and Digitizing Documents in the Chattanooga Shale Reports Collection, Digitizing Two Unpublished 7.5-Minute Quadrangle Geologic Maps, Disseminating Collection Documents on the Tennessee Geological Survey Website, and Compiling Critical Mineral Data for the Earth MRI Sweetwater District Focus Area $49,428
TX University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Priority 1: Preserving and Providing Access to Geoscience Data, Project A: Inventory and Load Digital Core Photographs and Project B: Digitize and Load Shelf Location Data for 280,000-450,000
Boxes of Geologic Samples, and Priority 2: Identification of Critical Minerals
UT Utah Geological Survey UGS FY2021 Geologic Data Preservation Project  $74,792
VA Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals, and Energy - Division of Geology and Mineral Resources Priority 1 – Preservation of Geoscience Data, DGMR Paleontological Collection, and Priority 2 – Preserve and Provide Access to Critical Mineral Data and Materials $45,728
WI University of Wisconsin System, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey FY2021 Wisconsin Data Preservation, WisDOT Core, MDA – Lafayette, Lynne Core $73,526
WV West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey Preservation of WVGES Oil & Gas Data and Aerial Photos, Geologic Map Access, and Critical Minerals Data Compilation $27,560