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OGC Web Map Services (WMS) available

The Open Geospatial Consortium provides a specification for serving geographic information through the web as georeferenced images; this is called the Web Map Service specification. In addition to providing a visible representation of selected geospatial data, it allows the scientific attributes of the data to be queried geographically. The services listed below conform to the WMS specification version 1.3.0 and earlier.
[How to use OGC WMS in ArcGIS Desktop]
Data source Capabilities
National Mineral Resource Assessment 1998 WMS
Active mines and mineral plants of the US WMS
Radiometric ages of rocks from Alaska WMS
Hydrothermal alteration in the Basin and Range province of the US WMS
Alaska Resource Data File WMS
World Copper Smelters WMS
Geochemical and mineralogical data from soils in the conterminous United States WMS
Geochemical and mineralogical maps for soils in the conterminous United States WMS
National Geochronological Database WMS
State geologic map compilation WMS
Geologic map of the conterminous US (King and Beikman) WMS
Geology of Puerto Rico WMS
Geology and resource assessment of Costa Rica WMS
Mineral Resource Data System WMS
National Geochemical Database: Rock WMS
National Geochemical Database: Sediment WMS
National Geochemical Database: Soil WMS
National Geochemical Database: Concentrate WMS
National Geochemical Survey WMS
Alaska Geochemical Database version 2 WMS
NURE sediment geochemistry WMS
NURE water geochemistry WMS
Podiform chromite deposits WMS
Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of the world WMS
Sediment-hosted zinc-lead deposits of the world WMS
Mississippi Valley-Type and clastic-dominated sediment hosted lead-zinc deposits of the world WMS
Porphyry copper deposits of the world WMS
Evaporite-related potash resources worldwide WMS
Sediment-hosted copper deposits of the world WMS
PGE-Ni-Cr deposit and occurrence bibliographic database WMS
Carbonatites of the world, explored deposits of Nb and REE WMS
Rare earth element mines, deposits, and occurrences WMS
Ni-Co laterite deposits of the world WMS
Asbestos mines, prospects, and occurrences in the continental US WMS
World phosphate mines, deposits, and occurrences WMS
Mineral operations outside the United States WMS
Magnetic anomaly map of North America WMS
Detailed aeromagnetic surveys in the US WMS
Gravity anomaly grids for the conterminous US WMS
Aeroradiometric surveys of North America WMS
Basement domains of the conterminous US and Alaska WMS
Mica deposits of the Blue Ridge in North Carolina WMS
Prospect- and mine-related features on USGS topographic maps WMS
Major mineral deposits of the world WMS
Global assessment of undiscovered copper resources WMS
Geologic maps of US states WMS
Geologic map of Alaska WMS
Geologic map of Hawaii WMS