Digital map of iron sulfate minerals, other mineral groups, and vegetation of the western United States derived from automated analysis of Landsat 8 satellite data

Online link https://doi.org/10.5066/P9BYV5H4
Description Multispectral remote sensing data acquired by Landsat 8 Operational Land Imager (OLI) sensor were analyzed using an automated technique to generate surficial mineralogy and vegetation maps of the conterminous western United States. Data are provided in ERDAS Imagine format.
Originators Rockwell, Barnaby W. and Gnesda, William R.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey data release 10.5066/P9BYV5H4
Metadata https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3?name=WesternMineralMaps_L8_metadata.xml

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WMS ArcGIS WMS Service https://gis.usgs.gov/sciencebase3/services/Catalog/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS

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image/png Landsat 8 OLI (source: landsat.gsfc.nasa.gov) - Material Maps https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3?name=WesternMineralMap_image.PNG
text/plain ReadMe https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3?name=00Readme_L8_WesternUS.txt
application/zip Material map of northwestern US https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3?name=L8_US_Northwest.zip
application/zip Material map of southwestern US https://www.sciencebase.gov/catalog/file/get/5fd90505d34e30b9123cbbf3?name=L8_US_Southwest.zip