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 7.8M bytes)
data-acquisition.kmz (compressed 1.9M bytes)
Show in your GIS using OGC web services:
https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/emri-project (WMS, version 1.3.0)
https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/wfs/emri-project (WFS, version 1.1.0)
Get the entire data set:
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_6_0_SHP.zip (Shapefile with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 869k bytes)
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_6_0_GJSON.zip (GeoJSON feature collection with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 685k bytes)
EarthMRIAcquisitionsV_6_0_GPKG.zip (GeoPackage with additional CSV attribute tables, zipped. 704k bytes)
An effort undertaken by USGS as part of the Federal strategy to ensure secure and reliable supplies of critical minerals.
Publicly available presentations produced by our partners resulting from Earth MRI data acquisition projects.
Publicly available data released by USGS resulting from Earth MRI data acquisition projects.
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.