Spatial data available on the web at

Fact Sheet 071-02



Earth science information is important to decisionmakers who formulate public policy related to mineral resource sustainability, land stewardship, environmental hazards, the economy, and public health. To meet the growing demand for easily accessible data, the Mineral Resources Program has developed, in cooperation with other Federal and State agencies, an Internet-based, data-delivery system that allows interested customers worldwide to download accurate, up-to-date mineral resource-related data at any time. All data in the system are spatially located and customers with Internet access and a modern Web browser can easily produce maps having user-defined overlays for any region of interest.

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Spatial data available on the web at
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 071-02
DOI 10.3133/fs07102
Edition -
Year Published 2002
Language ENGLISH
Description 2 p.