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GIS (Geographic Information Systems): Earth Sciences Data

Earth Sciences Data Resources

This page provides a centralized location where users can explore GIS and geoscience data related to earth sciences and mining research throughout the state of Nevada.

Environment

Elevation

Digital Elevation Models (DEM)

National Elevation Dataset (NED) data are still available and being updated continually, but the ‘NED’ terminology has been retired. The national DEM layers previously referred to as the ‘NED’ are now branded as 3DEP seamless DEMs.

Geology

The Mary B. Ansari Map Library collection, located in the DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library has a Geologic Map collection and much more.  All maps are available for check out. 

Whittell GIS

Whittell Forest & Wildlife Area GIS datasets and maps (CABNR)

Climate

Transportation

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT)

Maps of Nevada include the NV State Highway Maps, Nevada Map Atlas, area maps and a four-part historical trail map series.

The Mary B. Ansari Map Library collection, located in the DeLaMare Science & Engineering Library has a large NDOT physical map collection and much more.  All maps are available for check out.