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Geologic maps and databases of the Tacoma, WA 30' x 60' Quadrangle

 


Lake Wooten Belfair Burley Olalla Vashon Des Moines  Renton Maple Valley Mason Lake Vaughn Fox Island Gig Harbor Tacoma North Poverty Bay Auburn Black Diamond Squaxin Island Longbranch McNeil Island Steilacoom Tacoma South Puyallup Sumner Buckley  Tumwater Lacey Nisqually Fort Lewis Spanaway Frederickson Orting Wilkeson clickable quad index map

Index to 7.5' geologic quadrangle maps. Green links to online USGS maps; purple links to USGS paper maps; pink links to USGS/University of Washington maps in preparation; yellow links to WA Division of Geology and Earth Resources maps; blue areas are described within the existing 30' x 60' geologic map.

location of Tacoma, WA 100K quad Bellingham Vancouver Yamhill River Oregon City Corvallis North Santiam River Eugene McKenzie River Cottage Grove Roseburg Oregon Dept. of Geology and Mineral Res Oregon Dept. of Geology and Mineral Res Washington Division of Natural Resources Washington Division of Natural Resources Mt. Baker Robinson Mtn Port Townsend Sauk River Olympic Peninsula page Twisp Seattle Skykomish River Chelan Tacoma Snoqualmie Pass Wenatchee Centralia Mount Rainier Astoria Mount Saint Helens Nehalem River

Location of Tacoma, WA 100K quad.


Available 30' x 60' geologic maps

Walsh, T.J., 1987, Geologic map of the south half of the Tacoma quadrangle, Washington: Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 87-3, scale 1:100000.

Available 7.5' geologic maps

on-line mapBooth, Derek B., and Troost, Kathy Goetz, 2005, Geologic map of the Olalla 7.5' quadrangle, King, Kitsap, and Pierce Counties, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2902, 1:24,000 [available on the World Wide Web at URL http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2005/2902/ ].

on-line mapBooth, D.B., Waldron, H.H., and Troost, K.G., 2004, Geologic map of the Poverty Bay 7.5' quadrangle, King and Pierce Counties, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2854, 1:24,000 [available on World Wide Web at http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2004/2854/ ].

on-line mapBooth, D.B., and Waldron, H.H, 2004, Geologic Map of the Des Moines 7.5' Quadrangle, King County, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Map 2855, scale 1:24,000. (http://pubs.usgs.gov/sim/2004/2855).

Booth, D.B., 1995, Surficial geologic map of the Maple Valley quadrangle, King County, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2297, scale 1:24000.

Booth, D.B., 1991, Geologic map of Vashon and Maury Islands, King County, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-2161, scale 1:24000.

Crandell, D.R. and Gard, L.M., 1959, Geology of the Buckley quadrangle, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-125, scale 1:24000.

onlineLogan, R.L., and Walsh, T.J., 2007, Geologic map of the Vaughn 7.5-minute quadrangle, Pierce and Mason Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, GM-65, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

on-line mapLogan, R.L., Walsh, T.J., and Troost, K.G., 2006, Geologic map of the Fox Island 7.5-minute quadrangle, Pierce County, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, GM-63, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

on-line mapLogan, R.L., Polenz, Michael, Walsh, T.J., and Schasse, H.W., 2003, Geologic map of the Squaxin Island 7.5-minute quadrangle, Mason and Thurston Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-23, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

on-line mapLogan, R.L., Walsh, T.J., and Polenz, Michael, 2003, Geologic map of the Longbranch 7.5-minute quadrangle, Thurston, Pierce, and Mason Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-21, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

on-line mapLogan, R.L., Walsh, T.J., Schasse, H.W., and Polenz, Michael, 2003, Geologic map of the Lacey 7.5-minute quadrangle, Thurston County, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-9, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

Mullineaux, D.R., 1965, Geologic map of the Auburn quadrangle, King and Pierce Counties, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-406, scale 1:24000.

Mullineaux, D.R., 1965, Geologic map of the Black Diamond quadrangle, King County, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-407, scale 1:24000.

Mullineaux, D.R., 1965, Geologic map of the Renton quadrangle, King County, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-405, scale 1:24000.

Smith, Mackey, 1977, Geologic map of the city of Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington: Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 77-9, scale 1:24000.

Waldron, H.H., 1962, Geology of the Des Moines quadrangle, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-159, scale 1:24000.

Waldron, H.H., 1961, Geology of the Poverty Bay quadrangle, Washington: U.S. Geological Survey, Geologic Quadrangle Map GQ-158, scale 1:24000.

onlineWalsh, T.J., Logan, R.L.., Polenz, Michael, and Schasse, H.W., 2003, Geologic map of the Nisqually 7.5-minute quadrangle, Thurston and Pierce Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-10, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

onlineWalsh, T.J., Logan, R.L.., and Polenz, Michael, 2003, Geologic map of the Tumwater 7.5-minute quadrangle, Thurston Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-25, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

on-line mapWalsh, T.J., Logan, R.L.., and Polenz, Michael, 2003, Geologic map of the McNeil Island 7.5-minute quadrangle, Pierce and Thurston Counties, Washington, Washington Division of Geology and Earth Resources, Open File Report 2003-22, 1 sheet, scale 1:24,000, [online].

Geologic maps in preparation

Booth, D.B., Troost, K.G., and Wells, R.E., in preparation, Geologic map of the Gig Harbor 7.5-minute quadrangle, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies, scale 1:24,000.

Troost, K.G., and Booth, D.B., in preparation, Geologic map of the Tacoma North 7.5-minute quadrangle, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report, scale 1:24,000.

Troost, K.G., in preparation, Geologic map of the Puyallup 7.5-minute quadrangle, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report, scale 1:24,000, (submitted).

Troost, K.G., in preparation, Geologic map of the Tacoma South 7.5-minute quadrangle, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report, scale 1:24,000.

Troost, K.G., Booth, D.B., and Borden, R.K., in preparation, Geologic map of the Steilacoom 7.5-minute quadrangle, Washington, U.S. Geological Survey, Open-File Report, scale 1:24,000, (submitted).

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