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Geologic map of Nevada [1 SHEET]
Geologic map of Nevada 1 SHEET

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Price: $25.00

Product Code: 00001F


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Title: Geologic map of Nevada

Author: compiled by John H. Stewart and John E. Carlson
Year: 1978
Series: US Geological Survey State Geologic Map Series
Format: 1 sheet, 45.5 x 67 inches
Scale: 1:500,000 (1 inch = 8 miles)

Prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey in cooperation with the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology.

The original paper map was printed as a single sheet at a scale of 1:500,000, then reprinted as two sheets in 1991. As of 2024, this map is available again in full size on one sheet, print on demand.

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Other statewide maps:

PDF, GeoTiff, JPG, and KMZ versions (free download from USGS):

Spatial Digital Database for the Geologic Map of Nevada
Digital JPEG images of their map sheets are available as sc1978nv_north.jpg/.jgw (north half of Nevada), sc1978nv_south.jpg/.jgw (south half of Nevada), and sc1978nv_units.jpg (correlation of map units). These files may be downloaded from the USGS public access site here:

https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2003/of03-66/of03-66.pdf (text only)

USGS Nevada geologic map data:

A GIS database of geologic units and structural features in Nevada, with lithology, age, data structure, and format written and arranged just like the other states.

Original Product Code: 00001

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