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NJ-GeoWeb 3.0 - 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.

Earthquakes layer 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

GMS 18-2, Geologic Map of the New Jersey Portion of the Lumberville Quadrangle, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, Monteverde, Donald H., Witte, Ron W., Stanford, Scott D. and Herman, Gregory C., 2018, scale 1 to 24,000, size 36x41, 1 cross-section, 3 figures and 2 photos. $10.00. Download PDF (10-18-2018) New

GMS 18-3, Framework and Properties of Aquifers in Burlington County, New Jersey, Sugarman, Peter J., Carone, Alexandra R., Stroiteleva, Yelena, Pristas, Ronald S., Monteverde, Donald H., Domber, Steven E., Filo, Rachel M., Rea, Francesca A. and Schagrin, Zachary C., 2018, scale 1 to 100,000, 2 plates each size 42x58, 9 cross-sections, 6 figures and 2 tables. Price $10.00. Download PDF (8-16-2018)New

OFM 122, Bedrock Geologic Map of the New Jersey Part of the Trenton West and Trenton East Quadrangles Mercer and Burlington Counties, New Jersey, Volkert, Richard A. and Stanford, Scott D., 2018, scale 1 to 24,000, size 36x54.5, 3 cross-sections, 11 figures and 9-page pamphlet. Price $10.00. Download PFD (6-5-2018)New

OFM 121, Bedrock Geologic Map of the Lakewood Quadrangle, Monmouth and Ocean Counties, New Jersey, Sugarman, Peter J., Carone, Alexandra, Malerba, Nicole L. and Lyons, Scott, 2018, scale 1 to 24,000, 2 plates sizes 32x42; 32x51, 4 cross-sections, 4 figures and 1 table. Price $10.00. Download PDF (6-5-2018)New

OFM 119, Surficial Geology of the Lambertville and Pennington Quadrangles, Hunterdon and Mercer Counties, New Jersey, Stanford, Scott D., 2018, scale 1 to 24,000, size 36x53, 3 cross-sections, 8 figures and a 4-page pamphlet. $10.00. Download PDF (4-26-2018)New

Digital Geodata Series

DGS 06-3 New Jersey Landslides (07-11-2018)

DGS 04-1 Earthquakes Epicentered in New Jersey (09-17-2018)

DGS02-2 Well Head Protection Areas for Public Community Water Supply Wells in New Jersey(4-26-2018)

DGS10-2 Surficial Geology of New Jersey(4-24-2018)

DGS15-1 Bedrock Geology of New Jersey(4-24-2018)

DGS04-7  Historic Fill For New Jersey As Of March 2018 (3-26-2018)

DGS09-1 Reservoir Storage and Related Diversions in the Passaic and Hackensack River Basins, 1898 to 2015updated(10-30-2017)

DGS 17-1, Oil and Natural Gas Exploration Wells Drilled in New Jersey.

Free Publications to Download

Newsletter (Adobe™ PDF files)

On-Line Information

AASG Mid-Conference Field Trip, 2010 Download PDF

2018 DIY Calendar "Surficial Geologic Map of New Jersey"New Download PDF

TM 17-1, Highest Elevations by County in New Jersey, Alexandra Petriman, 2017, 64 pages, 2 Tables and 90 figures. Download PDF (2.35 MB)

Surficial Geologic Map of New Jersey, 2016, size 8-1/2 x 11, SCALE: 1 to 1,000,000 (1 in. equals approximately 16 mi.) Download PDF.

Bedrock Geologic Map of New Jersey, 2016, size 8-1/2 x 11, SCALE: 1 to 1,000,000 (1 in. equals approximately 16 mi.) Download PDF. updated

Information Circulars (Adobe™ PDF files)

Generalized Stratigraphic Table for New Jersey updated (10-10-2017)

Stockton, New Jersey and the Stockton Formation (6-27-2017)

What's in a Rock? A Dinosaur Track from New Jersey at the State Museum in Trenton (6-27-2017)


Historical Publications

Earth Science Week


Celebrate Earth Science Week (October 14-20, 2018). Theme: Earth as Inspiration

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

Last revised September 2018.

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