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National Geological and Geophysical Data Preservation Program

FY 2015 State Geological Survey Grants

Final Technical Reports are posted upon project completion and submission to NGGDPP.

State Institution Title Funding Amount Final Technical Report
AK State of Alaska, Department of Natural Resources
Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys
Alaska Inventory and Digital Infrastructure for Energy-Related Field Notes and Maps $30,293.00 FY15 Alaska Final Technical Report
AL Geological Survey of Alabama Continuation of Metadata Development for Geological Collections at the Geological Survey of Alabama $17,711.00 FY15 Alabama Final Technical Report
AR Arkansas Geological Survey Arkansas Geological Survey FY2016 Historic Rare Books Library Project $14,315.94 FY15 Arkansas Final Technical Report
AZ Arizona Geological Survey Arizona Mining Digitization $22,953.00 FY15 Arizona Final Technical Report
FL Florida Geological Survey NGGDPP - Florida Lithologic Description Preservation $40,253.00  
ID Idaho Geological Survey USGS Data Preservation 8 $22,025.00 FY15 Idaho Final Technical Report
IA Iowa Geological Survey Digital Infrastructure, Rescure Data, and Metadata for Geologic Collections 2015 $32,720.00 FY15 Iowa Final Technical Report
IN Indiana Geological Survey Indiana Data Preservation Program 2015 $28,684.00 FY15 Indiana Final Technical Report
KS Kansas Geological Survey Kansas Oil, Gas, and Water Well Geologic Data, Records, and Samples Preservation, FY2015 $50,474.00 FY15 Kansas Final Technical Report
KY Kentucky Geological Survey Kentucky Geological Survey FY2015 Geologic Data Preservation Project $55,526.00 FY15 Kentucky Final Technical Report
MA Massachusetts Geological Survey MA Data Preservation Program FY15: Inventory Collections and Conversion of Maps to Digial Format $7,103.00 FY15 Massachusetts Final Technical Report
MD Maryland Geological Survey Creating/Updating Digital Infrastructure and Rescuing Data for the Maryland Geological Survey's Collection of Aerial Photographs $48,068.71 FY15 Maryland Final Technical Report
MI Michigan Geological Survey Michigan Geological Survey 2015 Data Preservation Program: Rescuing At-Risk Unique Cores, Converting Paper Mudlog Records to Digital Format, and Inventorying Both Collections $32,857.00 FY15 Michigan Final Technical Report
MN Minnesota Geological Survey Preservation and Digital Conversion of Minnesota Geological Survey Geophysical Logs $22,675.92 FY15 Minnesota Final Technical Report
MO Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Missouri Geological Survey
Subject Inventory, Metadata Generation and Digital Scanning of 270 Original Field Notebooks in Collection $25,000.00 FY15 Missouri Final Technical Report
MT Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology MBMG FY16 Geologic and Geophysical Data Preservation Project $24,286.00  
NJ New Jersey Geological and Water Survey 2015 NJGWS Geoscientific Data Preservation Project $28,600.00 FY15 New Jersey Final Technical Report
NM New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources Cataloging, Scanning, and Preserving Select Petroleum Collections at NM Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources $12,723.00 FY15 New Mexico Final Technical Report
NV Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Nevada Collection Inventory and Metadata for the National Catalog 2015 $8,470.06 FY15 Nevada Final Technical Report
NY New York State Geological Survey Transferring Maps in the NYSGS Open File Collection to an Archive Quality Storage $32,400.00 FY15 New York Final Technical Report
OH Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geological Survey Ohio Photographic Slide and Historic Photo Archiving and Digitization $18,267.16 FY15 Ohio Final Technical Report
OK Oklahoma Geological Survey Creation of Metadata for Historical Oklahoma Aerial Photographs at the Oklahoma Geological Survey - Phase III $10,426.00 FY15 Oklahoma Final Technical Report
TN Tennessee Geological Survey Rescuing and Photographing Core in the Rock Core Collection and Digitizing Documents and Creating Metadata for the Coal Mine Maps Collection $3,132.24 FY15 Tennessee Final Technical Report
UT Utah Geological Survey UGS FY2015 Geologic Data Preservation Project $32,552.53 FY15 Utah Final Technical Report
VA Virginia Department of Mines, Minerals and Energy –
Division of Geology and Mineral Resources
Virginia Geologic Information Catalog $23,344.45 FY15 Virginia Final Technical Report
WA Washington State Department of Natural Resources,
Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Paper-to-Digital Conversion, Metadata, and Database Development for Subsurface Data in Washington State and Image Database Pilot Program $26,906.81 FY15 Washington Final Technical Report
WI Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey
University of Wisconsin-Extension
Wisconsin Data Preservation 2015 - Lake Superior Legacy Collection and Rescuing Core with Pyrite Disease $27,472.00 FY15 Wisconsin Final Technical Report
WV West Virginia Geological and Economic Survey Implementation of Barcode Recognition Technology for Enhanced Inventory and Curation of WVGES Rock Core and Well Cutting Collections $22,115.00 FY15 West Virginia Final Technical Report
    Total $721,354.82