UMass Sesquicentennial

Field trips

This program presents four thematic maps of Massachusetts, in five overlapping segments, including the State Geologic Map. It also contains maps of four more limited areas that include six...

Guidebooks form the New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference NEIGC conference publications are and will continue to be the best resource for New England geology.

A low-cost autumn weekend of fieldtrips highlighting the geology of a different part of New England every year

"Cape Anne, Massachusetts has long been famous for its spectacular scenery and intriguing geology. This volume, written by a long time resident and geologist, brings to life the secrets of Cape...

For several decades the Department of Geology and Geography at UMass Amherst published student theses, fieldtrip guidebooks, etc..., as affordable bound paper volumes. These publications represent...

Roadside Geology of Massachusetts explores the geologic history behind the rocks and landforms visible from the state's highways, including tours of Cape Cod, Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Boston...

A thorough and searchable database to all geologic fieldtrip guidebooks published for field trips in the united states. A great resource!

Educational resources and links for teaching geology with examples from the National Parks

Provides information on the geology of national parks and related resources.

The UNH Library has digitized guidebooks form the New England Intercollegiate Geological Conference (NEIGC). These publications are one of the best resources for learning about New England...

An exploration into the geology, land use and engineering of the Boston area by teachers at the Brookline Public Schools


The MA Geological Survey
Department of Geosciences
269 Morrill Science Center
University of Massachusetts
611 North Pleasant Street
Amherst, MA 01003-9297

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