Bedrock Geologic Map of the Goldyke Quadrangle, Nye County, Nevada

Basic Information
Author: David A. John, Kelleher, Patrick C.
Description:1:24,000 scale Bedrock Geologic Map of the Goldyke Quadrangle, Nye County, Nevada, USGS MF-1963. Detailed geologic mapping by David A. John and Patrick C. Kelleher in 1987. Previous work includes Geology of northern Nye County, Nevada (Kleinhampl and Ziony, 1985). Geologic Map includes description of 21 units. The GIS work was in support of the U. S. Geological Survey COGEOMAP program. The Geodatabase specifies feature datasets and feature classes, together with feature attributes, subtypes and domains, suitable for a variety of geologic maps. In addition to basic geology (lithology, contacts and faults, etc.), the maps may include metamorphic overprints, cross sections, and explanatory legend-graphics such as correlation charts, used to supplement columnar legends. For more information about this resource or to download this map and associated GIS zipped data-set, please see the links provided.
Publication Date:
Author Contact Information
Distributor Contact Information
Name: Web Specialist
Organization Name: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
Street: UNR MS 178
City: Reno
State: NV
Zip: 89557
Phone: 775-784-6691
Name: USGS
Organization Name: USGS
Street: Box 25046 Denver Federal Center
City: Denver
State: CO
Zip: 80225
Phone: 303-202-4200
Geographic Extent
North Bounding Latitude: 38.7508
South Bounding Latitude: 38.6241
East Bounding Longitude: -117.75
West Bounding Longitude: -117.877