Geology and Mineral Resources provides geologic, energy, and mineral resource information to its customers. This information, generated by DGMR, is available for free download or for purchase in the form of geologic maps, geologic reports, and digital data.

Geographic Information System

  • Interactive Web Map
  • Query capability
  • Data extraction

Virginia Geological Information Catalog

  • Query capability
  • Text-based searching
  • Printable PDF reports

National Digital Catalog

  • Metadata records
  • PURL references

Web Store
Purchase and Free Downloads

  • Purchases online only
  • PDF downloads
  • Local Pickup Mon-Thurs 10AM-3PM

# Records
Web Store
Aerial Photographs 7,622       Catalog
Borehole Data 1,800       Catalog
Carbonate Sample Analyses 5,400   View   Catalog
Clay Sample Analyses 870   View   Catalog
Coal Quality Data 375   View   Catalog
Core Repository 447   View   Catalog
Economic Geology Mineral Resources Files 9,500     Catalog
Field Maps 670   View   Catalog/Download
Field Notebooks 135       Catalog/Download
Geologic Sections (VDOT) 5,500       Catalog/Download
Geophysical Data 1,734 View/Download     Catalog
Historic Images 14,463       Catalog
Historic Uranium Exploration Information 1,500       Catalog
Historic Topographic Maps 640     View/Download Catalog/Download
Mineral Resources of Virginia (MRV) 10,442 View/Download     Catalog
Oil and Gas Well Cuttings 7,376       Catalog
Outer Continental Sand Resources 6,273 View/Download      
Orphaned Lands ~3,157 View/Download View    
Paleontological 1,100       Catalog
Publications 5,200 View/Download View View/Download Catalog/Download

Rock Repository

7,500   View   Catalog
Thin Sections 4,525       Catalog
Silica Sample Analyses 51       Catalog
Sinkhole Maps 336 View/Download     Catalog
UVA Mineral and Rock Specimens 6,273       Catalog

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