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NJ-GeoWeb Geology Profile is an interactive mapping application that provides information about New Jersey's Geology, Aquifers, Well Head Protection Areas, Earthquake Epicenters, Abandoned Mines, Landslides and more.

Earthquake Epicenters and Landslide layers updated.

Maps and Publications Sales

Publication Order Form | Maps and Publications Sales General Information

List of Geologic Maps by USGS Quadrangle | USGS 7.5 min Quadrangle Index Map of New Jersey

OFM 103, Geology of the West Creek Quadrangle, Ocean County, New Jersey, Stanford, Scott D., 2014, scale 1 to 24,000, size 36x50, 3 cross-sections, 5 figures, and a 5-page pamphlet. Price $10.00. Download PDF (2.92 MB) (12-17-2014)

OFM 101, Surficial Geologic Map of part of the Lake Maskenozha Quadrangle, Sussex County, New Jersey and Pike County, Pennsylvania, Witte, Ron W., 2014, scale 1 to 24,000, size 33x55, 2 cross-sections, 6 figures, 1 table. Price $10.00. Download PDF (2.77 MB) (11-21-2014)

OFM 102, Surficial Geology of the Trenton East and Trenton West Quadrangles, Burlington and Mercer Counties, New Jersey, Stanford, Scott D., 2014, scale 1 to 24,000, size 36x50, 3 cross-sections, 4 figures, and a 9-page pamphlet. Price $10.00. Download PDF (3.74 MB) (7-24-2014)

GMS 14-2, Bedrock Geologic Map of the Keyport Quadrangle, Middlesex and Monmouth Counties, New Jersey, Peter J. Sugarman, Scott D. Stanford, Frederick L. Muller and Corie Hlavaty, 2014, scale 1 to 24,000, size 35x60, 3 cross-section, and 10 figures. Price $10.00. Download PDF (11.3 MB) (6-10-14)

GEODATA Digital Geodata Series

DGS 04-1 Earthquakes Epicentered in New Jersey (12-15-2014)

DGS 06-3 Landslides in New Jersey (12-1-2014)

DGS14-1 Computer Workbook Investigating Water Availability in New Jersey on a Watershed Management Area Basis . (9-8-2014)

Free Publications to Download

Newletter (Adobe™ PDF files)

Newsletter Vol. 10 No.1. (Winter/Spring 2014). (7-8-2014)

On-Line Information

The Geology and Landscapes of Wawayanda State Park and Surrounding Areas in Sussex and Passaic Counties, New Jersey and Orange County, New York by Richard A. Volkert and Scott D. Stanford, 2014. Download PDF (11-21-2014)

TM 13-4, Changes in Groundwater Recharge Resulting from Development in Atlantic, Mercer and Sussex Counties, New Jersey, 1995-2007, Thompson, Charles and Hoffman, Jeffrey L., 2013, 15 pages, 6 illus., 8 tables, and 1 appendix. Download PDF (2.68 MB) (5-15-2014)

Information Circulars (Adobe™ PDF files)

Water Withdrawals in New Jersey from 2000 to 2009 (11-14-2014)

Karst Features in New Jersey (8-29-2014)

Englishtown Aquifer System (4-25-2014)

New Jersey Ambient Ground Water Quality Monitoring Network: New Jersey Shallow Ground-Water Quality, 1999 - 2008 (4-25-2014)

Historical Publications

New Jersey Topographic Name Sheets (8-15-2013)

Earth Science Week


Celebrate Earth Science Week (October 12-18, 2014). Theme: Earth's Connected Systems

The Earth Science Week site contains Tips for Participants, Student Activities, Education Standards, Proclamations,
Press Releases, Links and other information.

Last revised December 17, 2014.

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