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Stearns County Geologic Atlas

Number: Atlas C-10

Published in three parts:

 


Part A - Geology

 

Date: 1995

Scale: 1:100,000 and 1:200,000

Publisher: Minnesota Geological Survey (MGS  external link)

Contents (PDF and GIS filesexternal link):

  • Plate 1 - Data base
  • Plate 2 - Bedrock geology
  • Plate 3 - Surficial geology
  • Plate 4 - Quaternary stratigraphy
  • Plate 5 - Depth to bedrock and thickness of Cretaceous strata
  • Plate 6 - Bedrock topography
  • Plate 7 - Geologic resources

 


Part B - Hydrogeology

 

Date: 1998

Scale: 1:100,000

Publisher: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Ecological and Water Resources Division

Contents:

  • Plate 8 This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. - Hydrogeology of the Quaternary water-table system (shaded relief map not included) (This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. 1.4 MB)
  • Shaded relief map This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. - on Plate 8 (HTML file, 13 KB)
  • Plate 9 This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. - Hydrogeology of the Quaternary confined aquifers and bedrock aquifers (2.1 MB)
  • Plate 10 This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. - Sensitivity of ground-water systems to pollution (1.8 MB)
  • Insert This is PDF file. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read it. - Summary of ground-water chemistry (322 KB)
  • GIS files


Part B - Buried Aquifer Map Supplement
preliminary data - available only on-line

 

Date: 2007

Scale: 1:110,000

Publisher: Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Division of Ecological and Water Resources

Contents: Preliminary cross sections and composite maps of shallow sand and gravel aquifer systems.

 

Composite maps of surficial and shallow buried aquifers:

Cross sections:

 


Part C - Text Supplement

 

Date: 1996

Publisher: Minnesota Geological Survey

Contents: Text supplement (PDF and GIS files external link):