Dataset Name

Fortymile Mining District, Eagle A-2 bedrock geology

Bibliographic Reference

Werdon, M.B., Newberry, R.J., and Szumigala, D.J., 2001, Bedrock geologic map of the Eagle A-2 Quadrangle, Fortymile mining district, Alaska: Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys Preliminary Interpretive Report 2001-3B, 1 sheet, scale 1:63,360. https://doi.org/10.14509/2670

Table of Contents

Layer Name: metadata
Layer Description: metadata, codesets, files not associated with a specific layer, or applicable to all layers
/metadata/PIR2001-3B.faq.html
/metadata/PIR2001-3B.txt
/metadata/PIR2001-3B.xml
/metadata/PIR2001-3_codeset.pdf

Layer Name: fmarpoints
Layer Description: locations of Ar/Ar analyses samples
/shapefiles/fmarpoints.dbf
/shapefiles/fmarpoints.shp
/shapefiles/fmarpoints.shx

Layer Name: fmbedgeo
Layer Description: geologic bedrock contacts
/shapefiles/fmbedgeo.dbf
/shapefiles/fmbedgeo.prj
/shapefiles/fmbedgeo.shp
/shapefiles/fmbedgeo.shx

Layer Name: fmcompfolds
Layer Description: fold axis (anticline or syncline) traces
/shapefiles/fmcompfolds.dbf
/shapefiles/fmcompfolds.shp
/shapefiles/fmcompfolds.shp.xml
/shapefiles/fmcompfolds.shx

Layer Name: fmdikelines
Layer Description: dike locations
/shapefiles/fmdikelines.dbf
/shapefiles/fmdikelines.shp
/shapefiles/fmdikelines.shx

Layer Name: fmdikepoints
Layer Description: dike locations
/shapefiles/fmdikepoints.dbf
/shapefiles/fmdikepoints.shp
/shapefiles/fmdikepoints.shx

Layer Name: fmfaults_arc
Layer Description: fault contacts (arc)
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.dbf
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.prj
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.sbn
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.sbx
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.shp
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.shp.xml
/shapefiles/fmfaults_arc.shx

Layer Name: fmfaults_point
Layer Description: fault symbols (point)
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.dbf
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.prj
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.sbn
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.sbx
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.shp
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.shp.xml
/shapefiles/fmfaults_point.shx

Layer Name: fmfoldsym
Layer Description: symbols for folds, anticlines, synclines, and bedding features
/shapefiles/fmfoldsym.dbf
/shapefiles/fmfoldsym.shp
/shapefiles/fmfoldsym.shx

Layer Name: fmkyanitepts
Layer Description: locations where the mineral kyanite was found
/shapefiles/fmkyanitepts.dbf
/shapefiles/fmkyanitepts.shp
/shapefiles/fmkyanitepts.shx

Layer Name: fmstrike
Layer Description: lineaments and bedding planes
/shapefiles/fmstrike.dbf
/shapefiles/fmstrike.shp
/shapefiles/fmstrike.shx

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 unit code set file "PIR2001-3_codeset.pdf." Layers include:
 >fmarpoints: locations of Ar/Ar analyses samples
 >fmbedgeo: geologic bedrock contacts
 >fmcompfolds: fold axis (anticline or syncline) traces
 >fmdikelines: dike locations
 >fmdikepoints: dike locations
 >fmfaults_arc: fault contacts (arc)
 >fmfaults_point: fault symbols (point)
 >fmfoldsym: symbols for folds, anticlines, synclines, and bedding features
 >fmkyanitepts: locations where the mineral kyanite was found
 >fmstrike: lineaments and bedding planes

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