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Core Repository (Virginia)

Dates

Acquisition
2016-05-17
Repository Updated
2016-08-16

Summary

The Rock Core Repository consists of drill cores from across the Commonwealth of Virginia. These cores were drilled as part of mineral and fossil fuel exploration activities, geotechnical engineering work, geological investigations, and environmental work conducted by industry, government and academia. Most of the cores were donated to DMME. The physical cores are stored in the DMME ASF building adjacent to the Natural Resources building in Charlottesville, VA. The overall condition of the collection is good, with the majority of the cores stored in wooden, metal, or cardboard core boxes. Some of the core has associated drill logs and chemical analysis available. Some of the drill logs are scanned. Some of the core has been photographed. [...]

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Attached Files

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CoreDataDictionary.xlsx
“Data Dictionary”
14.27 KB
Core.csv
“CSV”
443.9 KB
VA_core_edit.csv
“NGGDPP metadata schema”
282.88 KB
Core.xls
“Spreadsheet”
1.55 MB

Material Request Instructions

High Resolution TIFF or JPG images and Drill Logs may be available upon request. Contact the Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy, Division of Geology and Mineral Resources at (434) 951-6341

Map

Spatial Services

ScienceBase WMS

Communities

  • National Digital Catalog

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Provenance

Uploaded 16-08-2016 with new core obtained from Virginia Tech.

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 1087810
UniqueKey State Inventory P637

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