DGGS Special Report Publications

Reports in this series summarize or compile existing information on matters of current relevance related to earth science in Alaska. These publications are written for the general public, are given both internal and external review, and are edited thoroughly. This series includes the annual report on Alaska's mineral industry.

SR 68 Report
Athey, J.E., Harbo, L.A., Lasley, P.S., and Freeman, L.K., 2013, Alaska's mineral industry, 2012: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 68, 61 p. doi:10.14509/25621
SR 67 Report
Szumigala, D.J., 2012, Alaska's mineral industry 2011 - exploration activity: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 67, 10 p. doi:10.14509/24584
SR 66 Report Map
Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., 2012, Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66, 144 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:3,700,000. doi:10.14509/24264
SR 66A Report
Clough, J.G., Decker, P.L., Helmold, K.P., and Nye, C.J., 2012, Geologic requirements for exploitable fossil fuel and geothermal energy resources, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66A, p. 1-11. doi:10.14509/24424
SR 66B Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in Aleutians energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66B, p. 13-22. doi:10.14509/24425
SR 66C Report
Montayne, Simone, Wartes, M.A., and Clough, J.G., 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Bering Straits energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66C, p. 23-32. doi:10.14509/24426
SR 66D Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Bristol Bay energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66D, p. 33-42. doi:10.14509/24427
SR 66E Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Copper River-Chugach energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66E, p. 43-51. doi:10.14509/24428
SR 66F Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Kodiak energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66F, p. 53-61. doi:10.14509/24429
SR 66G Report
LePain, D.L., 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Lower Yukon-Kuskokwim energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66G, p. 63-72. doi:10.14509/24430
SR 66H Report
Wartes, M.A., 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the North Slope energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66H, p. 73-82. doi:10.14509/24431
SR 66I Report
Wartes, M.A., 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Northwest Arctic energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66I, p. 83-93. doi:10.14509/24432
SR 66J Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Railbelt energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66J, p. 95-112. doi:10.14509/24433
SR 66K Report
Decker, P.L., Gillis, R.J., Helmold, K.P., and Peterson, Shaun, 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Southeast energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66K, p. 113-122. doi:10.14509/24434
SR 66L Report
LePain, D.L., and Wartes, M.A., 2012, Summary of fossil fuel and geothermal resource potential in the Yukon-Koyukuk/Upper Tanana energy region, in Swenson, R.F., Wartes, M.A., LePain, D.L., and Clough, J.G., Fossil fuel and geothermal energy sources for local use in Alaska: Summary of available information: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 66L, p. 123-136. doi:10.14509/24435
SR 65 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Harbo, L.A., and Adleman, J.N., 2011, Alaska's mineral industry 2010: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 65, 83 p. doi:10.14509/22822
SR 64 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Harbo, L.A., and Hughes, R.A., 2010, Alaska's mineral industry 2009: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 64, 81 p. doi:10.14509/21881
SR 63 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Hughes, R.A., and Harbo, L.A., 2009, Alaska's mineral industry 2008: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 63, 89 p. doi:10.14509/20061
SR 62 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Hughes, R.A., and Harbo, L.A., 2008, Alaska's mineral industry 2007: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 62, 89 p. doi:10.14509/17841
SR 61 Report
Szumigala, D.J., and Hughes, R.A., 2007, Alaska's mineral industry 2006: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 61, 83 p. doi:10.14509/15860
SR 60 Report
Hughes, R.A., and Szumigala, D.J., 2006, Alaska's mineral industry 2005: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 60, 81 p. doi:10.14509/15748
SR 59 Report
Szumigala, D.J., and Hughes, R.A., 2005, Alaska's mineral industry, 2004: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 59, 75 p. doi:10.14509/7195
SR 58 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Hughes, R.A., and Harris, R.H., 2004, Alaska's mineral industry 2003: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 58, 69 p. doi:10.14509/6968
SR 57 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Swainbank, R.C., Henning, M.W., and Pillifant, F.M., 2003, Alaska's mineral industry 2002: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 57, 63 p. doi:10.14509/2919
SR 56 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Szumigala, D.J., Henning, M.W., and Pillifant, F.M., 2002, Alaska's mineral industry 2001: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 56, 65 p. doi:10.14509/2871
SR 55 Report
Szumigala, D.J., Swainbank, R.C., Henning, M.W., and Pillifant, F.M., 2001, Alaska's mineral industry 2000: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 55, 66 p. doi:10.14509/2769
SR 54 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Szumigala, D.J., Henning, M.W., and Pillifant, F.M., 2000, Alaska's mineral industry 1999: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 54, 73 p. doi:10.14509/2681
SR 53 Report
Szumigala, D.J., and Swainbank, R.C., 1999, Alaska's mineral industry 1998: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 53, 71 p. doi:10.14509/3340
SR 52 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Clautice, K.H., and Nauman, J.L., 1998, Alaska's mineral industry 1997: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 52, 65 p. doi:10.14509/2651
SR 51 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Bundtzen, T.K., Clough, A.H., and Henning, M.W., 1997, Alaska's mineral industry 1996: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 51, 68 p. doi:10.14509/2650
SR 50 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Swainbank, R.C., Clough, A.H., Henning, M.W., and Charlie, K.M., 1996, Alaska's mineral industry 1995: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 50, 72 p. doi:10.14509/2649
SR 49 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Bundtzen, T.K., Clough, A.H., Henning, M.W., and Hansen, E.W., 1995, Alaska's mineral industry 1994: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 49, 77 p. doi:10.14509/2648
SR 48 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Swainbank, R.C., Clough, A.H., Henning, M.W., and Hansen, E.W., 1994, Alaska's mineral industry 1993: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 48, 83 p. doi:10.14509/2647
SR 47 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Bundtzen, T.K., Clough, A.H., Hansen, E.W., and Nelson, M.G., 1993, Alaska's mineral industry 1992: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 47, 80 p. doi:10.14509/2646
SR 46 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Swainbank, R.C., Wood, J.E., and Clough, A.H., 1991, Alaska's mineral industry 1991: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 46, 89 p. doi:10.14509/2645
SR 45 Report
Swainbank, R.C., Bundtzen, T.K., and Wood, J.E., 1991, Alaska's mineral industry 1990: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 45, 78 p. doi:10.14509/2644
SR 44 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Swainbank, R.C., Deagen, J.R., and Moore, J.L., 1990, Alaska's mineral industry 1989: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 44, 100 p. doi:10.14509/2643
SR 43 Report
Green, C.B., Bundtzen, T.K., Peterson, R.J., Seward, A.F., Deagen, J.R., and Burton, J.E., 1989, Alaska's mineral industry 1988: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 43, 79 p. doi:10.14509/2642
SR 42 Map
Imm, T.A., Dillon, J.T., and Bakke, A.A., 1993, Generalized geologic map of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, northeastern Brooks Range, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 42, 1 sheet, scale 1:500,000. doi:10.14509/2641
SR 41 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Green, C.B., Peterson, R.J., and Seward, A.F., 1988, Alaska's mineral industry 1987: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 41, 69 p. doi:10.14509/2640
SR 40 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Green, C.B., Deagen, J.R., and Daniels, C.L., 1987, Alaska's mineral industry 1986: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 40, 68 p. doi:10.14509/2639
SR 39 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Eakins, G.R., Green, C.B., and Lueck, L.L., 1986, Alaska's mineral industry 1985: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 39, 68 p. doi:10.14509/2638
SR 38 Report
Eakins, G.R., Bundtzen, T.K., Lueck, L.L., Green, C.B., Gallagher, J.L., and Robinson, M.S., 1985, Alaska's mineral industry 1984: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 38, 57 p. doi:10.14509/2637
SR 37 Map Geospatial Data
Merritt, R.D., and Hawley, C.C., 1986, Map of Alaska's coal resources: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 37, 1 sheet, scale 1:2,500,000. doi:10.14509/2636
SR 36 Report
Barnwell, W.W., and Pearson, K.S., 1984, Alaska's resource inventory 1984: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 36, 62 p. doi:10.14509/2635
SR 35 Report
Combellick, R.A., 1985, Geologic-hazards mitigation in Alaska: a review of federal, state, and local policies: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 35, 71 p. doi:10.14509/2634
SR 34 Map
Robinson, M.S., and Stevens, D.L., 1984, Geologic map of the Seward Peninsula: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 34, 1 sheet, scale 1:500,000. doi:10.14509/2633
SR 33 Report
Bundtzen, T.K., Eakins, G.R., Clough, J.G., Lueck, L.L., Green, C.B., Robinson, M.S., and Coleman, D.A., 1984, Alaska's mineral industry 1983: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 33, 56 p. doi:10.14509/2632
SR 32 Map
Ehm, Arlen, 1983, Oil and gas basins map of Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 32, 1 sheet, scale 1:2,500,000. doi:10.14509/2631
SR 31 Report
Eakins, G.R., Bundtzen, T.K., Robinson, M.S., Clough, J.G., Green, C.B., Clautice, K.H., and Albanese, M.D., 1983, Alaska's mineral industry 1982: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 31, 68 p. doi:10.14509/2630
SR 30 Report
Emmel, K.S., and Coonrod, P.L., 1982, Geological literature on the Copper River Basin and middle Tanana River Basins, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 30, 11 p. doi:10.14509/2629
SR 29 Report
Emmel, K.S., 1982, Geological literature on the North Slope of Alaska 1974-80: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 29, 127 p. doi:10.14509/2628
SR 28 Report
Emmel, K.S., and Coonrod, P.L., 1981, Selected bibliographical entries on the lower Cook Inlet, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 28, 33 p. doi:10.14509/2627
SR 27 Report
McGee, D.L., Emmel, K.S., Coonrod, P.L., and Clautice, K.H., 1977, Bibliography of Cook Inlet, 1969-1976: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 27, 33 p. doi:10.14509/2626
SR 26 Report
Fritts, C.E., Zesinger, E.A., Tuell, E.J., and Brown, M.E., 1972, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1969-1971: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 26, 94 p. doi:10.14509/2625
SR 25 Report
Fritts, C.E., and Tuell, E.J., 1972, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1965-1968: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 25, 112 p. doi:10.14509/2624
SR 24 Report
Fritts, C.E., and Brown, M.E., 1971, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1960-1964: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 24, 81 p. doi:10.14509/2623
SR 23 Report
Fritts, C.E., and Brown, M.E., 1971, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1950-1959: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 23, 83 p. doi:10.14509/2622
SR 22 Report
Fritts, C.E., and Brown, M.E., 1971, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1919-1949: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 22, 92 p. doi:10.14509/2621
SR 21 Report
Fritts, C.E., and Brown, M.E., 1971, Bibliography of Alaskan geology 1831-1918: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 21, 88 p. doi:10.14509/2620
SR 20 Report
Kelley, J.S., and Denman, J.M., 1972, Geological literature on the Alaska Peninsula and adjacent area: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 20, 64 p. doi:10.14509/2619
SR 19 Report
Maher, J.C., and Trollman, W.M., 1971, Geological literature on the gulf and southeastern coastal regions of Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 19, 136 p. doi:10.14509/2618
SR 18 Report
Maher, J.C., and Trollman, W.M., 1969, Geological literature on the Cook Inlet Basin and vicinity, Alaska: Alaska Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 18, 82 p. doi:10.14509/2617
SR 17 Report Map
Conwell, C.N., Triplehorn, D.M., and Ferrell, V.M., 1982, Coals of the Anchorage Quadrangle, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 17, 8 p., 4 sheets, scale 1:740. doi:10.14509/2616
SR 16 Report Map
Updike, R.G., and Howland, M.D., 1979, Surficial geology and processes, Prudhoe Bay oil field, with Hydrologic implications: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 16, 6 p., 17 sheets, scale 1:12,000. doi:10.14509/2615
SR 15 Report
Pewe, T.L., 1982, Geologic hazards of the Fairbanks area: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 15, 119 p. doi:10.14509/2614
SR 14 Report
Sherwood, K.W., Craddock, Campbell, and Smith, T.E., 1976, Mineral occurrences in the upper Wood River, Edgar Creek, and West Fork Glacier areas, central Alaska Range: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 14, 13 p. doi:10.14509/2613
SR 13 Report
Hickman, R.G., and Craddock, Campbell, 1976, Mineral occurrences near Cantwell, southcentral Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 13, 7 p. doi:10.14509/2612
SR 12 Report Map
Eakins, G.R., and Forbes, R.B., 1976, Investigation of Alaska's uranium potential: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 12, 372 p., 5 sheets, scale 1:1,000,000. doi:10.14509/2611
SR 11 Report Map
Hawkins, D.B., 1976, Commercial-grade mordenite deposits of the Horn Mountains, southcentral Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 11, 11 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:15,840. doi:10.14509/2610
SR 10 Report
Turner, D.L., Grybeck, Donald, and Wilson, F.H., 1975, Radiometric dates from Alaska: A 1975 compilation: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 10, 66 p. doi:10.14509/2609
SR 9 Report Map
Hawkins, D.B., 1976, Mordenite deposits and zeolite zonation in the Horn Mountains area, southcentral Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 9, 9 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:21,120. doi:10.14509/2608
SR 8 Report Map
Conwell, C.N., and Triplehorn, D.M., 1978, Herendeen Bay - Chignik coals, southern Alaska Peninsula: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 8, 15 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:125,000. doi:10.14509/2607
SR 7 Report
Conwell, C.N., 1974, Mineral preparation of ores from Friday Creek, Kantishna Mining District, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 7, 9 p. doi:10.14509/2606
SR 6 Report Map
Hawkins, D.B., 1973, Sedimentary zeolite deposits of the upper Matanuska Valley, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Special Report 6, 17 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360. doi:10.14509/2605
SR 5 Report Map
Hartman, D.C., Pessel, G.H., and McGee, D.L., 1972, Preliminary report on stratigraphy of the Kenai group, upper Cook Inlet, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological Survey Special Report 5, 4 p., 11 sheets, scale 1:500,000. doi:10.14509/2604
SR 4 Report
Eakins, G.R., 1970, Mineralization near Stepovak Bay Alaska Peninsula, Alaska: Alaska Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 4, 11 p. doi:10.14509/2603
SR 3 Report
Eakins, G.R., 1970, A petrified forest on Unga Island, Alaska: Alaska Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 3, 19 p. doi:10.14509/2602
SR 2 Report Map
Saunders, R.H., 1967, Mineral occurrences in the Yukon-Tanana Region, Alaska: Alaska Division of Mines and Minerals Special Report 2, 60 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:97,178. doi:10.14509/2601
SR 1 Report
Bufvers, John, 1967, History of mines and prospects, Ketchikan District, prior to 1952: Alaska Division of Mines and Minerals Special Report 1, 32 p. doi:10.14509/2600