Other Mineral Links
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- BLM Topographic and Surface Management maps online
- Washington DC Minerals
- Geopubs - USGS Publications of the Western United States
- USGS National Geologic Lexicon Database The Geolex database contains 16,072 entries. 75% of the unit names from the USGS Geologic Names Committee
Geology, Minerals, and Map Links
- Dana Classification - This site includes all of the +4,000 known minerals.
- Mineralogy Database - As of 8/05/09 the Mineralogy Database contains 4,714 individual mineral species descriptions with links and a comprehensive image library.
- Fluorescent Minerals Gallery 1 - Beautiful examples of fluorescent minerals.
- Amethyst Galleries - Minerals by Name - An excellent database for the identification of minerals. The site includes pictures and locations.
- Mineralogy Database - Mineral Collecting, Localities, Mineral Photos and Data This site contains worldwide data on minerals, mineral collecting, mineral localities and other mineralogical information.
- Making Geological Map Data for the Earth Accessible - The OneGeology Portal is now available for anyone to view.
- How to Mine and Prospect for Placer Gold - By J.M. West (Bureau of Mines Information Circular 8517, 1971).
- Index Map for Viewing the Township/Range/Section Maps - Quickly locate any Township, Range and Section in Washington State.