Additional links

Oceanic plateaus and LIPs

Large Igneous Provinces Commission

The Siberian Traps (University of Leicester)
Caribbean Geology, Geophysics, and Tectonics (Institute for Geophysics - University of Texas at Austin)

Mantle plumes

Flood Basalts, Mantle Plumes and Mass Extinctions (The Geological Society)
Mantle Plumes-William White

Ocean drilling program

Basement Drilling of the Ontong Java Plateau-Volume 192 Preliminary Report
Basement Drilling of the Ontong Java Plateau-Volume 192 Initial Reports
Basement Drilling of the Ontong Java Plateau-Volume 192 Scientific Results
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program
Integrated Ocean Drilling Program-US Implementing Organization

Ocean Drilling Program Science Operator
Ocean Drilling Program Completed Legs

Surveys and associations

Alaska Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys

Alaska Science Center-US Geological Survey
Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia
British Columbia Geological Survey
British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources
Geological Survey of Canada-Pacific
Geoscience BC
US Geological Survey
US Geological Survey Mineral Resources Program in Alaska
Yukon Geological Survey


Alaska Volcano Observatory
USGS Cascades Volcano Observatory (CVO)
USGS Hawaiian Volcano Observatory (HVO)


Volcano World
Smithsonian Institution - Global Volcanism Program
Stromboli Online - Volcanoes of the World
CVO Menu - INDEX of Volcanoes
The Hero of Vesuvius
How Volcanoes Work (San Diego State Univ.-NASA)
NeMO - The New Millennium Observatory
Anak Krakatau Volcano-Photovolcanica
Kilauea Iki Crater-HVO
Volcanoes and human history - Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Hawaii Center for Volcanology

Resources for maps of areas of Wrangellia

Alaska Science Center - Geographic Sciences Office
Alaska State Geospatial Data Clearinghouse
Digital data for geologic framework of Alaska Peninsula, southwest Alaska
Geologic map of central (interior) Alaska Digital data
Maps Showing Sedimentary Basins, Surface Thermal Maturity, and Indications of Petroleum in Central Alaska
SE Alaska map (USGS Open-File Report 2006-1290)
USGS ESIC Ordering USGS Products
USGS National Geologic Map Database
USGS Prof. Paper 1616- A Geologic Guide to Wrangell—Saint Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska
USGS Maps, Imagery, and Publications
USGS Western Region Geologic Publications - Geologic Investigation Series Maps
Geology of Wrangell-St. Elias Nat. Park - Digital Data (USGS Open-File Report 2005-1342)
Government of Yukon - Department of Environment Spatial Data
BCGS - Geospatial Data Downloads (

Imagery and software

NASA Earth Observatory
Jet Propulsion Laboratory Photojournal
Global Topography - Satellite Geodesy (Scripps Inst. of Oceanography)
Terragen -
The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth
National Geographic Data Center - Marine Geology - Global Relief Images

Education and imagery resources

Science Education Resource Center - Home (Carleton College)
Science Education Resource Center - On the Cutting Edge
Science Education Resource Center - Integrating Research and Education
Discovering Plate Boundaries - Rice University
Ridge 2000 Program- National Science Foundation
PaleoMap - Christopher Scotese
This Dynamic Earth-The Story of Plate Tectonics --online edition (USGS)

Geological journals and volumes

Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Bulletin of Volcanology
Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences
Chemical Geology
Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology
Earth and Planetary Science Letters
Earth-Science Reviews
Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta
Geological Journal
Geological Magazine
Geological Society of America Bulletin
Geophysical Research Letters
International Journal of Mass Spectrometry
Journal of Geodynamics
Journal of Geology
Journal of Geophysical Research - Solid Earth
Journal of Petrology
Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research
Marine Geology
Mineralogy and Petrology
Nature Geoscience
Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology
Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Part C: Solar, Terrestrial, and Planetary Science
Physics of The Earth and Planetary Interiors
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Reviews of Geophysics
Treatise on Geochemistry
Treatise on Geophysics


GeoRef Information Services - American Geological Institute

GEOROC - Geochemistry of Rocks of the Oceans and Continents
PetDB - Petrological Database of the Ocean Floor
GERM - Geochemical Earth Reference Model

Physical constants

AGU Reference Shelf - Handbook of Physical Constants

Chemistry WebElements Periodic Table
Shannon Radii - Database of Ionic Radii
The NIST Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty