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Collection of Rock Cuttings from Michigan


Collection includes rock cuttings (drill cuttings) from Michigan oil, gas, mineral and waters wells collected by the Michigan Geological Survey and archived at the Michigan Geological Repository for Research and Education, Department of Geosciences, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo Michigan. Cuttings representative of 13,440 Michigan oil, gas and mineral wells, archived in individual envelopes and/or vials in cardboard boxes.

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20130709_R1403-cuttings.csv 2.13 MB
cuttingsdat4NGGDPP.csv 6.93 MB
cuttingsdata2018_1.csv 8.3 MB


Preservation and access to valuable and unique subsurface geological samples that are the source of raw data essential for use by the public, geoscience students, scientific researchers, and industry and governmental agencies to acquire data toward natural resource identification, management, protection and development.


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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.

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Type Scheme Key
UniqueKey State Inventory S1403

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