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Submissions from 2019

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Surficial Geology of Acadia National Park at Isle Au Haut, Maine, Robert G. Gerber

Lost Pond Spring, Daniel B. Locke

Submissions from 2017

Inferring post-Jurassic movement of the Oak Bay Fault through acquisition and modeling of magnetic profiles across the Ministers Island Dyke in Brook’s Cove, Maine, J Adams, K Butler, and J Evangelatos

Submissions from 2016

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State of Maine Drought Task Force Report on Current Hydrologic Conditions, August 4, 2016, Maine Geological Survey

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Changing Shorelines: Adaptation Planning for Maine’s Coastal State Parks, Peter A. Slovinsky, Kathleen Leyden, Stephen M. Dickson, Ryan P. Gordon, Don Cameron, and Arthur Spiess

Submissions from 2011

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Maine Coastal Property Owner's Guide to Erosion, Flooding, and Other Hazards, Peter A. Slovinsky

Submissions from 1998

A detailed gravity survey of the southeastern contact of the Sebago batholith, North Windham area, Maine (abstract), Paige L. Heller

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Maine Mineral Localities, 1998, Maine Department of Conservation, Maine Geological Survey, Woodrow B. Thompson, Donald L. Joyner, Raymond G. Woodman, Vandall T. King, and Robert G. Marvinney

Submissions from 1996

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Report on core analysis from 5 ponds in western Maine and New Hampshire: Cushman Pond, Lower Black Pond, Surplus Pond, Pond of Safety, Quimby Pond, Christopher C. Dorion

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Report on fossiliferous glacial marine localities in the Passamaquoddy Bay area and sediment cores from ponds in eastern Maine, Christopher C. Dorion

Submissions from 1995

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Reconnaissance geology in the Ellsworth area, July, 1995, James Hibbard

Submissions from 1993

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Report on field work carried out on the Passadumkeag, Boyd Lake and southern part of the Lincoln quadrangles, Sept. 26 to Oct. 15, 1993, Bjorn G. Andersen

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Geologic field report for the Scraggly Lake and Grand Lake Seboeis areas, north-central Maine: 1992 field update, James P. Hibbard

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The plate tectonic evolution of the Appalachian Mountains, Quebec City to Skowhegan: Field trip guide including field activities and classroom lessons, Douglas Reusch

Submissions from 1992

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Report on Quaternary fieldwork in the Millinocket area, Maine, carried out between Oct. 23 and Nov. 15, 1992, Bjorn G. Andersen

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Results of investigation of Presumpscot shell sites, Kathleen Callum

Submissions from 1990

Beach Landslide - Kennebec River, Jack Hart

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Summary of fossils, Scraggly Lake area, Svend Stouge, DC McGregor, D Rankin, and William A. Oliver

Submissions from 1989

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Report of field activities; bedrock geological mapping in the Shin Pond, Stacyville, and Island Falls 15' quadrangles, Gary M. Boone

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Preliminary report; The geology of the Cranberry Island Formation and Deadman Point Formation, Cranberry Islands, the Swans Island Formation, Swans Island, and the Calderwood Formation, Vinalhaven Island, Maine, Olcott Gates

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Bedrock geology of the Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island quadrangles, Maine, Richard A. Gilman

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Structure and stratigraphy of Siluro-Devonian rocks of the Saddleback Hills, Maine, Richard A. Gilman

Submissions from 1988

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Geology of the Wytopitlock quadrangle, John Hopeck

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Surficial geology of the Southwest Harbor, Maine 7.5' quadrangle, Thomas V. Lowell

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Sand and gravel aquifer mapping field trip; Winterport, Hampden, and Pittsfield, Maine, Thomas K. Weddle and John S. Williams

Submissions from 1986

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Lineament analysis of remotely sensed and topographic data and their geologic interpretation for the regions of the Sebago Lake batholith and Bottle Lake complex, Maine, Patrick J. Barosh

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Lineament maps of the Sebago Lake batholith region and the Bottle Lake complex, Maine, Patrick J. Barosh

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Geology of the Hulling Machine Group of Staceyville quadrangle, Maine, Brendan Walshe

Submissions from 1985

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Photolineament study for the Phippsburg, Bath, Richmond, Boothbay Harbor, Westport, Wiscasset, Pemaquid Point, Bristol, and Damariscotta 7.5' quadrangles, Robert G. Gerber

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Bedrock geologic map of the Bar Harbor 15' quadrangle, Maine, Richard A. Gilman

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Progress report on the geology of the Jo-Mary and Norcross quadrangles, Lindley S. Hanson

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1984 survey, testing, and shore studies in western Muscongus Bay, Douglas C. Kellogg

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Implications of archaeological deposits for coastal stability of the west central Maine coast, Douglas C. Kellogg

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Progress report: The regional setting of the Kingman fault zone, Beth Lincoln

Submissions from 1984

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The stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Presumpscot Formation, Penobscot Valley area of Maine, Mark P. Cotter

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Maine peat resource matrix, Maine Geological Survey

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Progress report; The Kingman disrupted zone, Lillian Morisi

Submissions from 1983

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Bedrock mapping of the Burnham and Vassalboro 15' quadrangles, D W. Newberg

Submissions from 1982

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Reconnaissance bedrock geology of the Norway quadrangle, Archie W. Berry Jr

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Shallow land burial area screening study, Marc C. Loiselle, E Melanie Lanctot, and Robert A. Johnston

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Bibliography of Maine Geology 1672 - 1972, Maine Department of Conservation, Maine Geological Survey, and Arthur M. Hussey II

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The surficial geology of the Kezar Falls quadrangle, Sarah B. Miller

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Stratigraphy and structure in the upper St. John River area of northwestern Maine, David C. Roy

Submissions from 1981

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Surficial geology of the southern half of the Wesley 15' quadrangle, John W|Jr Attig Jr

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Surficial geology of the southern half of the Lead Mountain 15' quadrangle, Edward Bradley

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Surficial geology of the southern half of the Tug Mountain 15' quadrangle, Edward Bradley and John W. Attig Jr

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Surficial geology of the northern half of the Waterville 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the northern portion of the Brooks 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the northern portion of the Burnham 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the southern and western portions of the Skowhegan 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the southern half of the Pittsfield 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the southern half of the Stetson 15' quadrangle, John E. Cotton and Michael Welch

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Surficial geology of the Anson 15' quadrangle, David C. Dickerman

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Surficial geology of the Somerset County portion of the Kingfield 15' quadrangle, David C. Dickerman

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Surficial geology of the Somerset County portion of the Norridgewock 15' quadrangle, David C. Dickerman

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Surficial geology of the western half of the Kingsbury 15' quadrangle, David C. Dickerman

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The Year in Review, Maine Geological Survey

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Bedrock geology and structure of parts of the Vassalboro and Wiscasset 15' quadrangles, Maine, D W. Newberg

Submissions from 1980

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Geologic map of Roque Bluffs area, Maine, Olcott Gates

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Records of selected wells, springs and test holes in the upper Androscoggin River valley in Maine, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

Submissions from 1979

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Fossil handbook (undated -- late 70's??), W Forbes

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Records of selected wells, springs, and test holes in the Royal, upper Presumpscot, and upper Saco River basins in Maine, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

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Surficial geology handbook for coastal Maine, Woodrow B. Thompson

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Crustal subsidence in eastern Maine, D A. Tyler, J Ladd, and H W. Borns

Submissions from 1978

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Map showing the distribution of Lower Paleozoic volcanogenic rocks and location of strata-bound sulphide deposits, Robert G. Doyle

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Appalachian region geochemistry -- Pleasant Mountain; New England two-mica granites; Maine two-mica granites, Minatome Corporation

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Partial bedrock geologic map of a portion of the Ellsworth quadrangle, Maine, D R. Wones

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Partial bedrock geologic map of a portion of the Orono quadrangle, Maine, D R. Wones

Submissions from 1977

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Bedrock geologic map of part of the Great Pond quadrangle, Maine, D R. Wones

Submissions from 1976

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Five year program plan for physical resources inventory 1977-1982, Bureau of Geology

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Geology of north-central portion Bangor and south-central portion Millinocket 1:250,000 quadrangles, J R. Griffin

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Progress in mapping of the Friendship quadrangle (7.5'), D W. Newberg

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Records of selected wells, springs, and test holes in the Windham-Freeport-Portland area of Cumberland County, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

Submissions from 1975

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Ground water resource maps of York Co., W Bradford Caswell and E Melanie Lanctot

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Bedrock geology of the Waldoboro East and Waldoboro West 7.5' topographic quadrangles, Maine, D W. Newberg

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Progress of bedrock mapping in the Bangor 1:250,000 quadrangle, P H. Osberg

Submissions from 1974

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Bedrock Geology of Eastport, Maine, Olcott Gates

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Progress report of geologic mapping in the Ellsworth, Great Pond, Lead Mountain, Tug Mountain, Wesley quadrangles, Maine, Richard A. Gilman

Submissions from 1973

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Report on Quaternary field mapping in the Waldoboro Area, Bjorn G. Andersen

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Progress report to Maine Geological Survey: Mapping of the Waldoboro East and Waldoboro West 7.5' topographic quadrangles, D W. Newberg

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Records of selected wells, springs, and test holes in the southern Washington County area, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

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Allagash and Caucomgomoc Lake area, John Raabe

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Year-end report, 1972, mapping in southern Spencer Lake and northwest corner of the Stratton quadrangles, Sandro Serra

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Bedrock geology of the Bigelow Mountain Range, Stratton quadrangle, T I. Vehrs

Submissions from 1972

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The geology of Poland quadrangle, Maine, Roy L. Farnsworth

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Geologic history of the Burnt Meadow Mountains, Maine, Richard A. Gilman

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Generalized geologic map of Maine, Arthur M. Hussey II

Submissions from 1971

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Progress report: Bedrock mapping in the pre-Silurian rocks of Pierce Pond quadrangle, Somerset Co., Western Maine, Gary M. Boone

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Geochronologic investigations in southern Maine, Douglas G. Brookins

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Progress map of the Rockland and Thomaston quadrangles, Maine, C V. Guidotti

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Records of selected wells and test holes in part of the Meduxnekeag River and Prestile Stream drainage basins, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

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Records of selected wells, springs, and test holes in the lower St. John River valley, Glenn C. Prescott Jr

Submissions from 1970

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Progress map of Pierce Pond quadrangle, Maine, Gary M. Boone

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The Penobscot Bay region of Maine, A review of its potential as a shipbuilding area, Robert G. Doyle

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Penobscot Bay physical resource report (preliminary), Robert G. Doyle, Walter A. Anderson, and Frank M. Blackett Jr

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Report of field mapping, 1970 season; Newfield and Buxton quadrangles, Richard A. Gilman

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Records of selected wells, springs, and test holes in the lower Aroostook River basin, Glenn C. Prescott

Submissions from 1969

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Geology of the Columbia Falls- Jonesboro Area, Maine, RG Doyle

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Progress report on the geology of the Machiasport, Maine, site, Olcott Gates

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Progress report for the geologic mapping in the Kingfield quadrangle, Maine, John Raabe