Contains information about almost 2 million physical and cultural geographic features in the United States. The Federally recognized name of each feature described in the data base is identified, and references are made to a feature's location by state, county, and geographic coordinates.
"The geologic maps and geospatial data in this report show the distribution of bottom types, water depths, and sediment thickness over a large area of seafloor between Nahant to Gloucester, Massachusetts"--DVD-ROM insert.
System requirements: IBM PC or compatible computers running Windows 98/NT/2000; or, Macintosh; Internet Explorer 5.0 or Netscape 7.0 or higher; DVD-ROM drive. Title from disc label. Also available via Internet from the USGS Web site. Address as of 9/08/04: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2002/ofr-02-361/; current access available via PURL.
Relief shown by shading. Depths shown by shading and gradient tints. "Landsat satellite image compiled by Benjamin M. Sleeter, U.S. Geological Survey, Mento Park. Bathymetry data compiled from a digital version of NOAA ... by Florence Wong." In lower right margin: 125 years of science for America, 1879-2004. Includes location map, tables of "Magnitute 5.0 and greater earthquakes" and "Explanation," source-material notes, and graph. ...
Contributor:Sleeter, Benjamin M. - Wong, Florence L. - United States. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration - Geological Survey (U.S.)
Relief shown by contours. Includes index map showing boundaries of the geologic map area and of the Nevada test site, 4 colored cross sections, and 3 ancillary maps. Pamphlet includes bibliographical references (p. 39-44). "Interagency Agreement DE-AI08-97NV12033."
System requirements: PC with CD-ROM reader and software, Internet browser. Title from disc label. Shipping list no.: 2007-0020-E. "Mastered: 5/07." In GIF and PDF formats. Includes all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Also available via Internet from the National Atlas web site. Address as of 8/23/07: http://nationalatlas.gov/printable/congress.html; current access via PURL.
Shows facsimile of Lewis and Clark exploration map and contemporary physical map of approximately the same geographic coverage. Relief shown by hachures on facsimile map. Relief shown by shading and gradient tints on contemporary physical map. "The original Lewis and Clark map has been digitally enhanced and prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey. Reproduced from the original held in the Library of Congress, Geography ...
Contributor:Lewis, Samuel - Clark, William - Harrison, Samuel - Geological Survey (U.S.)
"The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has produced a land cover dataset for the conterminous United States from 1992 Landsat Thematic Mapper imagery and supplemental data. The seamless National Land Cover Dataset (NLCD) contains 21 categories of land cover information suitable for a variety of state and regional applications, including landscape analysis, land management, and development of ...
Contributor:Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Environmental Protection Agency
"The purpose of this GIS is to provide the basic data layers and tables required to support the petroleum assessment, data for further exploration and development, and index of known data"--CD-ROM insert.
Contributor:Geological Survey (U.S.)
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"This report provides a synthesis compilation of published and unpublished sediment texture and other geologic data about the seafloor from diverse sources ... Examples of maps displaying attributes such as grain size and sediment color"--CD-ROM container insert.