Interactive map of New Mexico's geology and natural resources

Screenshot of the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources' interactive map of New Mexico

The New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources' interactive map of New Mexico provides a large amount of information on the state's geology and natural resources, including:

  • Surface and bedrock geology at several scales
  • Mineral resources, particularly asbestos and uranium
  • Oil & gas resources
  • Coal mine locations
  • Groundwater quality

The map allows users to select multiple layers that can be overlain on each other. By doing this, users can see how different features are related. Links are available to further information, and the data can be downloaded for further use and analysis.

Click here to access the New Mexico Web Map.

Source: New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources