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UGS UCRC Rock Core Collection

Summary

The Utah Geological Survey's (UGS) Utah Core Research Center, established in 1951 and now occupying a 13,866-square-foot warehouse, contains the region's only publicly available and most complete collection of geologic cuttings and core from Utah. The Utah Core Research Center provides a service to all interested individuals, universities, and companies requiring direct observation of actual samples for their research or investigations, and it acts as a repository for irreplaceable geologic samples which might otherwise be discarded. Used more and more often for education and research endeavors, the Utah Core Research Center offers core workshops for oil company training sessions, geologic program short courses, college thesis work, [...]

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Contacts

Contact :
Peter Nielsen
Data Owner :
Utah Geological Survey

Attached Files

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metadata.xml 2.96 KB
22_152707_UDP1_core.xml 247.8 KB
26_153240_UDP1_core.xml 242.28 KB
12_143737_UDP2_core.xml 1.14 MB
17_154915_UDP2_coalMaps.xml 116.34 KB
20090720_083548_Samples_Core.xml 1 MB
NGGDPP Data Template CSV.csv 40.56 KB
UDP8_Core.csv 1.89 MB
UDP8_Core_reformat.csv 1.86 MB

Material Request Instructions

On-line catalog is available on UGS website and collection is physically accessible by appointment.
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Provenance

This collection record was derived from a survey of State Geological Survey organizations conducted under the National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program. Final Harvest from State Inventory on Fri Nov 12 16:09:01 CST 2010

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 2369696
UniqueKey State Inventory P1350

NGGDPP Collection Extension

usageTrendLong term trends includes about 4000 boxes of core per year mostly from aquisition of large collections, oil and gas and industry and oil shale core
collectionGrowthNo
size865

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