Geological, geophysical, geochemical, or lidar data acquisition projects funded by the Earth Mapping Resource Initiative (Earth MRI) pertaining to the study of critical mineral resources in the US.
Show in a web browser window:
Show in Google Earth or other KML viewer:
data-acquisition.kml (uncompressed 750k bytes)
data-acquisition.kmz (compressed 160k bytes)
Show in your GIS using OGC web services:
https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/acquisition (WMS, version 1.3.0)
https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/wfs/acquisition (WFS, version 1.1.0)
Get the entire data set:
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_1_0_SHP.zip (Shapefile with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 627k bytes)
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_1_0_GJSON.zip (GeoJSON feature collection with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 776k bytes)
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_1_0_GPKG.zip (GeoPackage with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 806k bytes)
An effort undertaken by USGS as part of the Federal strategy to ensure secure and reliable supplies of critical minerals.
Web services (OGC WMS, WFS, and GeoJSON) providing information about data acquisition projects funded by Earth MRI.
Web services providing keyword search of data acquisition projects funded by Earth MRI, returning GeoJSON.