Maps and Publications
- Publications about Missouri geology – Many items available for FREE downloading
- Publications about water resources in Missouri – Available for FREE downloading
- Missouri Geology Bibliography – Search the bibliography
- Newsletters – Available for FREE downloading
- Especially for Kids – Available for FREE downloading
- Geologic Map Index
- Geologic Mapping for Natural Disasters
- Missouri Mine Maps
- Missouri Geology Store
- USGS 7.5-minute Topographic Maps of Missouri
Many items are available online while others must be ordered
- Order online using the Missouri Geology Store
- Send postal mail or email using the Publication Order Form
- Call 573-368-2125 or 800-361-4827
- Visit the sales counter at 111 Fairgrounds Road, Rolla, Mo. Open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Please note that tax must be collected for all sales, and shipping fees apply to orders that must be mailed. Shipping Rates are listed on the Publication Order Form.
In the Spotlight
Geologic Map of Missouri 2003
Listed in the Missouri Geology Store under Wall Maps, this Sesquicentennial Edition of the Geologic Map of Missouri was published in 2004 to recognize the agency's 150th anniversary. It is a colorful, poster-size, 1:500,000 scale map created with digital mapping technology. It measures 42 3/4 by 54 3/4 inches.
The map incorporates more than 25 years of new geologic work. Various inset maps show earthquake epicenters in southeast Missouri, catalog and modern drainage patterns in northwestern Missouri, principal tectonic features of Missouri and the location of unusual circular structures caused by meteorite or comet impact or explosive volcanism.
Suitable for framing, it is printed on UV protected, heavy weight glossy paper and displays 36 different geologic units in vivid colors. The price of the map is $9.25 if mailed folded and $10.75 if mailed rolled.
Missouri Rock and Mineral Set
Geologic Wonders and Curiosities of Missouri by Thomas R. Beveridge, Second Edition, revised by Jerry D. Vineyard. $10.
Missouri Landscapes: A Tour Through Time by John Hawker. 10.
Roadside Geology of Missouri by Charles G. Spencer. $20.
Missouri River - Lewis and Clark Expedition Trading Cards – This colorful set of 80 cards highlights the Missouri River’s outstanding natural resources as it follows the path taken by Meriwether Lewis and William Clark's Corps of Discovery Expedition two hundred years ago.
Read about Missouri state parks, conservation areas, sites of interest and scenic river towns. See riverside statues and monuments honoring Lewis and Clark's journey, murals within the Capitol building, portraits of the explorers, along with numerous breath taking river scenes.
Additional trading card sets highlighting Missouri's natural resources also are available.
Full-color Posters Suitable for Framing
Only $12.50 each 22x28 or $18 each (laminated, matte finish).
Paleozoic Succession in Missouri, Part 5, Pennsylvanian Subsystem
Released on CD-ROM, this 1225-page reference is the definitive work on the stratigraphy of the Pennsylvanian Subsystem in Missouri. The work includes detailed descriptions and discussions of over 200 individual Pennsylvanian stratigraphic units, as well as type sections and reference sections, illustrations, color photographs, and index maps. The CD can be ordered with an optional stratigraphic poster that graphically summarizes the entire Pennsylvanian Subsystem in Missouri.
The Paleozoic Succession in Missouri, Part 5--Pennsylvanian Subsystem of Carboniferous System, Report of Investigations 70, was written by Richard J. Gentile, Professor Emeritus, University of Missouri-Kansas City, and Thomas L. Thompson, Principal Geologist (retired), Missouri Geological Survey, Missouri Department of Natural Resources.
This work is certainly the most comprehensive analysis of the Pennsylvanian bedrock of the state of Missouri that has ever been completed. It will prove vital to those using Pennsylvanian bedrock as a resource and to those interested in scientific endeavors as well.
The price of the book on CD-ROM is $26 and the stratigraphic poster is $12.50.