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 Sunday, 01 June 2014
Sunday, 01 June 2014 10:34:37 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( GIS | land use maps | mapping | minerals, rocks, rock cycle | Natural Resources )

Info about using Google Earth & USGS geologic maps .kmz files (at, with elevation profile tool & topography related to underlying geology

Explanation about how geologic maps are made & used (shows field work)in Brown County Bedrock Mapping

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 Sunday, 05 February 2012
Sunday, 05 February 2012 15:15:44 (Pacific Standard Time, UTC-08:00) ( 6th grade | GIS | land use maps | mapping )


symbols on map represents this type of land use or habitat color / pattern to shade
UU  UB urban black
UA     UA___ agriculture black & white stripes /////
POW     PUB    R1UB     R2UB fresh open water bue & white stripes \\\\\
PEM      PEM___ fresh marsh orange


Link to explanations of the various types of land use, colors to shade & map symbols:

Habitat Slides (can click on each habitat to find out more)

List of all the symbols and land uses.

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