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West Virginia Geological & Economic Survey

West Virginia’s center for geology, energy resources, industrial minerals, geologic hazards, groundwater, topographic and geologic maps, earth science, and much more.

“The Survey is here to serve you–to answer your West Virginia geology-related and earth science questions, whether you are a landowner or engineer, professional or student, private citizen or company representative.”

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Explore WVGES’ “Geologic Maps of West Virginia” Website

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