Missouri's land and geology are essential natural resources. Geological activities and best soil conservation practices affects the daily life of every person in the state. Unearth these success stories about Missouri's land.

Two men dig to put in plants on the bank of water in a wetland.

Lincoln University George Washington Carver Farm Wetland

A man-made wetland is being enhanced with native grasses and plants on Lincoln University’s George Washington Carver Farm in Jefferson City.

Bill Zeaman

Bill Zeaman named 2020 Reclamationist of the Year

Bill Zeaman, an environmental supervisor with our Land Reclamation Program, was named the 2020 "Reclamationist of the Year" by the American Society of Mining and Reclamation. Zeaman was selected for his outstanding accomplishments in the practical application and evaluation of reclamation technology and in implementing innovative practices and designs for new reclamation strategies.

Missouri Geologic Map

Arc GIS Hub Offers One Stop Shop for Missouri Geological Survey Data

To better serve our stakeholders, the department created a GIS Hub webpage to offer a one-stop shop to all publicly available Missouri Geological Survey data, ArcGIS datasets and applications.