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Thumbnail of 1980 Geologic Map of Alaska sample graphic.

Statewide Geologic Maps for Alaska

These digital data sets are derived from published 1:2,500,000 geologic and thematic maps of Alaska. Details of the processing are documented in the metadata files which accompany each coverage.

At this time only polygon coverages (geologic areas, etc.) are available or planned. If you would like to see line coverages (e.g. faults), point coverages (sample locations) or amls with explanatory text, etc (in order to be able to re-print the paper maps) please send comments to the address below.

All data sets are presented as compressed tar files of Arc/Info V7.x coverages or Arc/Info Export files. Please see Download Help for additional help in downloading these data sets.

Available Now:

  • Polygons derived from Johnsson, J.J., & Howell, D.G., 1996, Generalized Thermal Maturity Map of Alaska (USGS Map I-2494, and Bulletin 241 2, Plate1)
  • Polygons derived from Moll-Stalcup, E., & Others, 1994, Latest Cretaceous and Cenozoic Magmatic Rocks of Alaska, Geological Society of America, D ecade of North American Geology, Volume G-1, The Geology of Alaska, Plate 5
  • Kirschner, C.E, 1994, Map Showing Sedimentary Basins in Alaska, Plate 7 in Volume G-1: The Geology of Alaska, Geological Society of America, Decade of North American Geology

Coming Soon:

  • Dusel-Bacon, C., 1994, Map showing Metamorphic Rocks of Alaska, Plate 4a, from Geology of Alaska.
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