The Missouri Geological Survey was created in 1853 to collect and distribute information about Missouri's water, mineral and energy resources. Our mission is to provide earth science information and services that support stewardship and beneficial use of Missouri's natural resources and that benefit public health and safety.

Meet the Director and Deputy Directors
Director Carey Bridges, RG and Deputies Jerry Prewett, RG and Chris Wieberg
Administration Program
Providing fiscal, personnel, facilities and other administrative support
Dam and Reservoir Safety Program
Ensuring public safety and protecting the investment and purpose of dams and reservoirs
Geological Survey Program
Providing integrated earth science information and related services
Land Reclamation Program
Ensuring restoration of mined lands to protect public health, safety and the environment
Soil and Water Conservation Program
Assisting landowners with soil and water conservation on agricultural lands
Water Resources Center
Meeting the state's comprehensive water needs