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Virginia geologic map data

A GIS database of geologic units and structural features in Virginia, with lithology, age, data structure, and format written and arranged just like the other states.
Geology of Virginia
[Legend for lithology colors]
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Show in Google Earth or download KML:
Show in your GIS using OGC WMS: [Instructions]
Geological attributes: CSV format
Geologic units: Shapefile, polygon
Faults: Shapefile, arcs
Colors for lithology: ArcMap Style [Instructions]
[Outline] - [Questions & Answers] - [Plain text]
Legend indicating the meaning of colors on the interactive map
USGS Open-File Report 2005-1325
Preliminary integrated geologic map databases for the United States : Delaware, Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, and Virginia
Detailed report of data standardization procedures
GIS style files:
Methods used to create several styles for lithology or geologic time

Digital Representation of the 1993 Geologic Map of Virginia", 2003, CD ROM (ISO-9660) contains image file, expanded explanation in pdf, and ESRI shapefiles, viewing software not included. This is a digital version of "Geologic Map of Virginia" published in 1993. Available from:

Geologic units in Virginia

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