Bedrock outcrop from Pipestone County, Minnesota


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Now Hiring: Subsurface Geologic Information Specialist

May 8, 2023
Serve as a data steward by compiling, maintaining, and adding value to subsurface databases.

Registration Now Open: Minnesota Minerals Education Workshop

May 8, 2023
Sharpen your earth science teaching skills and learn about the geology & mineral resources of the Winona Area!
Clipped portion of Plate 3, Surficial Geology map in the Steele County Geologic Atlas.
New Publication Alert

Steele County Atlas, Part A: Geology Published

April 13, 2023
The Steele County Atlas, Part A: Geology was recently published, with digital map plates and GIS datasets available online.