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Links, Books and Places to Visit

Featured links for April 2014:

Les Kanat's page at Johnson State College has links to research opportunities and jobs at the local and national level
GEOTRACES, international program to study biogeochemical cycles and trace elements and isotopes in marine environments.
National Geothermal Datasystem (NGDS)
USGS Science Base Catalog
NEIGC Field Trip Guidebooks are available online through the UNH Library’s Digital Collections.

Vermont Geology Sites

College and University Sites:
New England Intercollegiate Geologic Conference (NEIGC)
Perkins Geology Museum at UVM
University of Vermont Geology Dept.
NEIGC Guidebooks: online through UNH Library’s Digital Collections
Earthquakes:
List of Current Earthquake Activity
Why Does the Earth Quake in New England?
IRIS - Seismology Data Management Center
General Vermont Geology:
Generalized geologic maps of Vermont (12 maps)
Geology of Vermont, Barry Doolan, 1996 (7.4 mb pdf)
Geology of the Champlain Valley
The Vermont Marble Trail - guidebook
Wetland, Woodland and Wildland by E. Thompson and E. Sorenson
MAPS & Other Information
Historic USGS topographic maps for New England states
Old Maps of Vermont - 1850s county maps (commercial site)
Geological Maps of the Taconics and the N. Appalachian fold-thrust belt from SUNY Albany
Bedrock Geologic Map of New Hampshire, 1997
Natural Resources Atlas, ANR's interactive map

Mineral, Soils and other data:
USGS National Geochemical Survey Database
Private Water Well Data for State of Vermont
Stone Quarries and Beyond
USGS Mineral Resource Data
USGS Geophysical, Geochemical and Mineral Data Sets
Vermont Soils Information

Other:
Burlington Gem and Mineral Club Homepage
Photographs of Minerals at Belvidere Mountain
Slate Valley Museum
Vermont Center for Geographic Information
Vermont Geological Society

National Databases:
National Geologic Map Database, USGS
REAL-TIME DATA FROM USGS
USGS Photo Library
National Geothermal Datasystem (NGDS)
USGS ScienceBase Catalog

 

Favorite Internet Sites

Dinosaurs and Paleontology:
UCMP at Berkeley (paleontology museum/site)
Dinosauria

Energy:
US Dept. of Energy
DOE Geothermal Technologies Site
The Future of Geothermal Energy (14.1 mb pdf), MIT, 2006
Geologic Time
Divisions of Geologic Time - Major Chronostratigraphic and Geochronologic Units, USGS Fact Sheet 2007-3015 (170kb pdf file)
Smithsonian Institute Geologic Time

Geology and Art:
Geology as Art - interpreting geologic map patterns
Earth Exposures - photography and cross-sections (commercial site)
Earth As Art - beautiful Landsat 7 satellite views

Rocks, Minerals & Field and Microscopic Identification:
Atlas of Igneous and Metamorphic Rocks, Minerals and textures, UNC
Bob's Rock Shop

Virtual Field Trips:
National Park Service Tour
Virtual Field Trips, University of Houston
Virtual Field Trips, Thomson Learning
Water:
USGS Ground-Water Resources Homepage
Living in Harmony with Streams, A Citizens Handbook to How Streams Work
Earthworks-jobs
US Dept. of Labor Job Outlook
Skills for Geoscientists ( from AAPG, 2002)
Les Kanat's page at JSC has links to research opportunities and jobs at the local and national level
Other Sites to Visit:
The Blue Marble - color global images from the NASA
Earth Science World Image Bank
Earth Science Picture of the Day
EarthScope
Understanding Evolution

Other Sites to Visit:
Snow Crystals.com
GeoLex (names) Database
American Meteor Society to report fireballs, see recent reports etc or check out meteorite-Identification.com or the Utah Geological Survey meteorite identification page.

 

National Organizations/Government

 


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