Maps and Charts

Mississippi Office of Geology
List of Publications


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Maps and Charts
(Not including those bound with other publications)

1.
Geologic Map of Mississippi: compiled by Alvin R. Bicker, Jr.; in color; scale 1:500,000; 35.5 x 46 inches; 1969. $7.00 ($5.00 postage and handling for the first copy and $1.00 for each additional copy)

2.
Geologic Map of Mississippi. In color; 1 inch = 30 miles; 8 x 11 inches. First copy free; additional copies $.50 each; by mail copies are $1.00 each

3.
Map GQ 82-NW, General Geology and Mineral Resources of the Mendenhall West Quadrangle, Mississippi: James H. May and John C. Marble; 53 p., 8 figs., 5 tables, and a geologic map in color at a scale of 1:24,000; 1976. $6.00 ($3.00 postage and handling)


The booklet contains a section on geology and mineral resources by May and a water resources summary by Marble. The geologic map by May includes 3 cross sections and structure contours of the top of the Glendon Formation. The Mendenhall West quadrangle is in Simpson County.

4.
Map GQ 95-SW, General Geology and Mineral Resources of the Braxton Quadrangle, Mississippi: William A. Gilliland and Danny W. Harrelson; 54 p., 11 figs., 4 tables, and a geologic map in color at a scale of 1:24,000; 1980. $6.00 ($3.00 postage and handling)


The booklet contains a section on geology and mineral resources by Gilliland and a water resources summary by Harrelson. The geologic map by Gilliland includes 2 cross sections and structure contours of the top of the Glendon Formation. The Braxton quadrangle is in Rankin and Simpson counties.

*5.
Elevation Map of Mississippi. In color; scale 1:1,000,000; 24 x 15 inches; 1975. Not available

6.
Compilation of Producing Formations in Mississippi: Dora M. Devery; chart measures 31.5 x 12 inches; 1981. $3.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)


A chart compiling oil and gas data, listing fields alphabetically, noting their location by county, and indicating the producing formations. Click HERE

*7.
Stratigraphic Column of Mississippi: David T. Dockery; column measures 29 x 10 inches; 1981. Not available; see Mississippi Geology, v. 17, no. 1 (1996).

8.
Mississippi Wilcox Reference Map: compiled by Marvin L. Oxley; in color; scale 1 inch = 8000 feet; size 40 x 43 inches; 1969. $7.00 ($5.00 postage and handling)


This map shows Wilcox fields in southwestern Mississippi, producing zone of each, composite electric log, an index to the producing fields, and contours of the base of the Baker Shale interval.

9.
Mississippi Sound Lease Block Map. Scale 1 inch equals 10,000 feet measures 43 x 20 inches; price is $8.00 plus $5.00 postage. Scale 1 inch equals 5000 feet measures 83 x 43 inches; price is $20.00 plus $5.00 postage. A small version at scale 1 inch equals 30,000 feet is available for no charge. This map has been replaced by Open-file Report 151.

10.
Economic Minerals Map of Mississippi: compiled by David C. Booth and Darrel W. Schmitz; in color; scale 1:500,000; 36.5 x 46 inches; 1983. $7.00 ($5.00 postage and handling for the first copy and $1.00 for each additional copy)

11.
Electrical Logs of Water Wells and Test Holes on File at the Mississippi Bureau of Geology: James J. Sims, Jr., and Darrel W. Schmitz; scale 1:750,000; 32 x 21 inches; 1986. Log locations are indicated by a black point accurate to section; additional information about availability of cutting samples, pumping tests, or water analyses is indicated by red or blue symbols. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

12.
Structural Features of Mississippi: compiled by Conrad A. Gazzier and Michael B. E. Bograd; scale 1:500,000; 29 x 47 inches; 1988. $7.00 ($5.00 postage and handling for the first copy and $1.00 for each additional copy)


The map includes structural features, aeromagnetic contours, salt domes, and oil and gas fields.

13.
Significant Oil and Gas Pools and Formations of Mississippi: Rick L. Ericksen and Sandra Dowty; chart measures 11.2 x 34.6 inches; 1992. $2.00 ($2.00 postage and handling) CLICK HERE

14.
Atlas of Major Central and Eastern Gulf Coast Gas Reservoirs: edited by D. G. Bebout, W. A. White, C. M. Garrett, Jr., and T. F. Hentz; 88 p. oversize; 4 pl.; 1992. $38.00 ($6.00 postage and handling)


Published by the Gas Research Institute, this atlas was a cooperative project of the state geological surveys of Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.

15.
Southwest Mississippi Frio Trend: Stephen D. Champlin; scale 1 inch equals 6 miles; 11 x 13.5 inches; 1994. Color $3.00 or black and white $1.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

16.
Historical Shoreline Change in the Northern Gulf of Mexico: compiled for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Gulf of Mexico Program by the Louisiana Geological Survey; scale 1:2,000,000; 1991. $7.00 (postage and handling is $5.00 rolled and $2.00 folded)

17.
The U.S. Geological Survey in 1969 published a series of 14 maps showing the extent of coastal tidal flooding along the Gulf Coast caused by Hurricane Camille in August 1969 and by Hurricane Betsy in September 1965. The authors of the maps are K. V. Wilson and James W. Hudson of USGS. The maps are published at the scale 1:24,000, except the Pascagoula Quadrangle, which is published at 1:62,500. USGS published the maps in their Hydrologic Investigations Atlas (HA) series. The Mississippi Office of Geology has these maps available for sale in our Map and Publications Sales Office; they are available folded in envelopes. If ordering by mail, please ask for the maps by the series number and name highlighted in bold in the following list:

HA-395Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Logtown Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-396Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, English Lookout Quadrangle, Louisiana-Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-397Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Kiln Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-398Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Waveland-Grand Island Pass Quadrangles, Mississippi. Not available.

HA-399Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Vidalia Quadrangle, Mississippi. Not available.

HA-400Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Bay St. Louis Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-401Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Gulfport NW Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-402Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Pass Christian Quadrangle, Mississippi. Not available.

HA-403Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Gulfport North-South Quadrangles, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-404Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Biloxi Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-405Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Ocean Springs-Deer Island Quadrangles, Mississippi. Not available.

HA-406Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Pascagoula Quadrangle, Mississippi. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-407Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Kreole-Grand Bay SW Quadrangles, Mississippi-Alabama. $7.00 ($2.00 postage and handling)

HA-408Hurricane Camille Tidal Floods of August 1969 Along the Gulf Coast, Grand Bay Quadrangle, Alabama. Not available.


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