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The National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program’s U.S. GeoFramework Initiative — Delivering a digital database of geologic map information by 2030

December 14, 2022

The U.S. Geological Survey's National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program's U.S. GeoFramework Initiative responds to Congressional direction to implement the National Geologic Map Database Phase Three. The U.S. GeoFramework Initiative aims to create and deliver a new digital geologic framework of the United States by 2030. This Fact Sheet outlines the collaborations needed and plans taken to achieve that goal.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2022
Title The National Cooperative Geologic Mapping Program’s U.S. GeoFramework Initiative — Delivering a digital database of geologic map information by 2030
DOI 10.3133/fs20223079
Authors Jenna L. Shelton, William Andrews, Joseph Colgan, Samuel Johnstone, David Soller, Richard Berg, Donald Sweetkind, Kristine Zellman, John Brock, Kate Ritzel
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2022-3079
Index ID fs20223079
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Geosciences and Environmental Change Science Center