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ESCI 530 - Geological Field Methods

This is the library guide for ESCRI 530, An introduction to basic geologic field mapping of bedrock and surficial materials using pace and compass, surveying and GPS techniques.

Topographic Map Resources

The Department of Earth Sciences at UNH aims to improve our understanding of the Earth, and the processes that affect it, through excellence in teaching, research, and service. We offer undergraduate and graduate degrees encompassing a broad spectrum of disciplines including geology, hydrology, oceanography, ocean mapping, geochemistry, climate science, and geophysics.

Geological Map Resources

USGS and State Geological Surveys

NH Geological Survey

  • NH State Geological Survey New Hampshire Geologic Survey publications include bulletins, bulletins with maps, maps, subject reports and Fact Sheets. You can search the publications list for the Bedrock Geological maps - many of these maps are in the UNH Library Map Room.

Other Geological Surveys

If you are looking for a specific survey, try searching by survey name. 

For conference field trips, search by organization and year of the conference. (Examples include: the Geological Society of America; National Association of Geology Teachers; or the American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists.)

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Other online resources