Dataset Name

Fairbanks Mining Dist. preliminary geologic map

Bibliographic Reference

Newberry, R.J., Bundtzen, T.K., Clautice, K.H., Combellick, R.A., Douglas, Tom, Laird, G.M., Liss, S.A., Pinney, D.S., Reifenstuhl, R.R., and Solie, D.N., 1996, Preliminary geologic map of the Fairbanks mining district, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Public Data File 96-16, 17 p., 2 sheets, scale 1:63,360. https://doi.org/10.14509/1740

Table of Contents

Layer Name: metadata
Layer Description: metadata, codesets, files not associated with a specific layer, or applicable to all layers
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/metadata/PDF1996-16.txt
/metadata/PDF1996-16.xml
/metadata/PDF1996-16_codeset.pdf

Layer Name: fbxcline_arc
Layer Description: anticline and syncline traces of axial planes
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/shapefiles/fbxcline_arc.shp.xml
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Layer Name: fbxflt_arc
Layer Description: fault location traces and types
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Layer Name: fbxgeo_arc
Layer Description: geologic units (arc)
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Layer Name: fbxgeo_polygon
Layer Description: geologic units (polygon)
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/shapefiles/fbxgeo_polygon.shp.xml
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Layer Name: fbxgeou_arc
Layer Description: subsurface data extrapolated from geophysics data
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/shapefiles/fbxgeou_arc.shp.xml
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Layer Name: fbxsamp_point
Layer Description: points of sample localities (Sheet 2)
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Layer Name: fbxstrdip_point
Layer Description: point attribute table that displays strike and dip information
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Layer Name: fbxstsym_point
Layer Description: points for the strike, dip, and plunge of bedding planes, foliation, and various lineaments
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Layer Name: pingos_point
Layer Description: points of pingo localities
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Layer Name: skpnts_point
Layer Description: points of skarn localities
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Supplemental Information

The layers listed below are present as ArcGIS shape files. Attribute information for the following layers (entities) is included in this metadata file under the "Entity_and_Attribution_Information" section. Each layer is listed and described in detail under its own heading starting "Entity_Type_Label." Basic unit information is also included in the geologic unit code set file "PDF1996-16_codeset.pdf". Layers include:
 >fbxcline_arc: anticline and syncline traces of axial planes
 >fbxflt_arc: fault location traces and types
 >fbxgeo_arc: geologic units (arc)
 >fbxgeo_polygon: geologic units (polygon)
 >fbxgeou_arc: subsurface data extrapolated from geophysics data
 >fbxsamp_point: points of sample localities (Sheet 2)
 >fbxstrdip_point: point attribute table that displays strike and dip information
 >fbxstsym_point: points for the strike, dip, and plunge of bedding planes, foliation, and various lineaments
 >pingos_point: points of pingo localities
 >skpnts_point: points of skarn localities

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Fairbanks, AK 99709-3707
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