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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.
Geology of Nevada
[Legend for lithology colors]
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Geological attributes: CSV format
Geologic units: Shapefile, polygon
Faults: Shapefile, arcs
Colors for lithology: ArcMap Style [Instructions]
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Legend indicating the meaning of colors on the interactive map
USGS Open-File Report 2005-1305
Preliminary integrated geologic map databases for the United States - western states: California, Nevada, Arizona, Washington, Oregon, Idaho, and Utah
Detailed report of data standardization procedures
GIS style files:
Methods used to create several styles for lithology or geologic time

Stewart, J.H., and Carlson, J.E., 1978, Geologic Map of Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey and Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, 1:500,000 (not part of any formal series, printed and distributed by the U.S. Geological Survey, G75163, reprinted, 1981, G81386).

Geologic units in Nevada

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