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The Future of Vermont's Drinking Water - 2017 conference presentations

Report a Landslide - fill out an online form to help us locate landslides in Vermont

April 2017: Vincett III, W. K., Hazebrouck, G.D. and Wright, S. F., Glacial history of the Black River and North Branch Valleys, Weathersfield, Vermont

Vermont Open Geodata Portal:  All VGS Open File Report GIS data is now available as zipped shapefiles with a pdf(s) included for reference

Reformatted Open File Reports (2017):

VG98-2 Thompson, PJ and Thompson, TB, 1998, Digital bedrock geologic map of the Johnson quadrangle, Vermont: VGS Open-File Report VG98-2, 2 plates, scale 1:24000. GIS Data. (Reformatted 2017)

VG99-1 Compilation bedrock geologic map of the Jay Peak quadrangle, Compiled by B. Doolan, 1999: VGS Open-File Report VG99-1, 1 plate, scale 1:24000. (Reformatted 2017)

VG95-6A Stanley, RS, Walsh, G, Tauvers, PR, DiPietro, JA, and DelloRusso, V, 1995, Digital compilation bedrock geologic map of the Mt. Ellen quadrangle, Vermont: VGS Open-File Report VG95-6A, 2 plates, scale 1:24000. GIS data. (Reformatted 2017)

Recently released open file reports

VG2017-4 Kim, J. J., 2017, (Draft) Preliminary Bedrock Geologic Map of the Bennington Area, Vermont: Vermont Geological Survey Open File Report VG2017-4, Plate 1, scale 1:12,000.

VG2017-3 Kim, J. J., and Dowey, C. W., 2017, Derivative maps generated from water well data logs in the Bennington area, Vermont: Vermont Geological Survey Open File Report VG2017-3, 4 Plates, scale 1:12,000.
        Plate A: (Draft)_Preliminary Water Well and Bedrock Outcrop Locations in the Bennington Area, Vermont
        Plate B: (Draft)_Preliminary Isopach Map (Overburden Thickness) of the Bennington Area, Vermont
        Plate C: (Draft)_Preliminary Bedrock Surface Elevation Contours in the Bennington Area, Vermont
        Plate D: (Draft)_Preliminary Potentiometric Surface (Static Water Level) Contours for the Bedrock Aquifer
                           in the Bennington Area, Vermont 

VG2017-2 Thompson, P. J., and Thompson, T. B., 2017, Bedrock Geologic Map of the Mount Mansfield 7.5 Minute Quadrangle, Vermont: VGS Open-File Report VG2017-2, (Plates 1 - 3), scale 1:24,000. Supersedes VG99-3. GIS Data.

VG2017-1 DeSimone, D. J., 2017, Surficial Geology of the Bennington Area, Vermont: VGS Open File report VG2017-1, (Plates 1 - 3), scale 1:12,000. GIS Data.

VG2016-3 Springston, George, 2016, Surficial geology and hydrogeology of the Cabot 7 1/2 minute quadrangle, Vermont: [ ReportMap plates 1-3Map plates 4-6Map plates 7-9 and GIS (geodatabase)Vermont Geological Survey Open File Report VG2016-3, text plus 9 plates.

VG2016-4 Springston, G., 2016, Final report on a landslide inventory of the Town of Highgate, Vermont [ReportMap Plates 1-2Map plates 3-4Map plates 5-6]: Vermont Geological Survey Open File Report VG2016-4, text plus 6 plates, scale 24,000.


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