TEXAS WATER SCIENCE CENTER - DATA & SPATIAL STUDIES

Texas Geology Web Map Viewer

Released: June 2015

Cooperator: Texas Natural Resources Information System

Audience: General public

Base Data: 1:250K Geologic Atlas of Texas (modified)

Link: http://txpub.usgs.gov/dss/texasgeology/

Press: USGS Top Story

Select Media: UK Daily Mail

  Yahoo News

The Texas Geology Web Map Viewer is the third generation in a series of Texas geologic mapping products intended to empower and expose this data to a broad range of diverse users interested in exploring the geology of the State of Texas. This simple, powerful click-and-point exploratory tool for 1:250K scale geology data can be navigated using the

  • Pan and Zoom tools,
  • Location Search tool: search for common geographic place names, latitude/longitude coordinates, and other areas of interest, or
  • Identify tool:retrieve detailed information about each geologic formation, such as the feature name, geologic age, feature description, and more.