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UGS Geologic Map Collection


The Utah Geological Survey (UGS) Geologic Map Database (MAPBIB) contains an inventory of approximately 2850 geologic maps covering various parts of Utah, that date from about 1890 to present, and that vary from formally published USGS and UGS Map and Bulletin Series maps, to informal consulting reports and internal unpublished “sketch” maps. About half of these maps were published in production runs in which hundreds of copies were printed – most of these maps are still widely distributed and readily available. However, over 1000 of the maps in our MAPBIB database were produced in only very limited numbers, are completely out of print, are in obscure or remote libraries, or are limited-distribution “gray” literature that is very [...]

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Steve Bowman
Data Owner :
Utah Geological Survey

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“Collection Metadata Source File”
2.74 KB
21_154512_Map_Metadata.xml 189.23 KB
24_141555_forDeliverableMaps_2010.xml 273.19 KB
20111206_135330_06_133105_2011_Maps.xml 232.64 KB
UDP4_Maps.csv 108.06 KB
UDP5_Maps.csv 61.43 KB
UDP6_Maps.csv 62.51 KB
UPD7_Maps.csv 63.59 KB
UPD7_Maps_reformat.csv 62.71 KB
UDP8_Maps.csv 71.71 KB
UPD8_Maps_reformat.csv 70.49 KB
UPD9_Maps.csv 166.84 KB
UPD0_Maps.csv 162.02 KB

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The collection is accessed using the online UGS Interactive Geologic Maps of Utah application at, and at
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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 16:36:39 CST 2010

Additional Information


Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 2203972
UniqueKey State Inventory P1539

NGGDPP Collection Extension

usageTrendContinue to grow as new or donated geologic maps become available.

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