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View Resource Geophysical Studies of the Las Vegas Urban Corridor

The Geophysical Studies of the Las Vegas Urban Corridor Area are part of an integrated effort to "geologically characterize the seismic hazards, water resources, and crustal structure of this rapidly growing urban corridor" by the USGS. The informational Web site contains a gravity map of the Las Vegas region, an aeromagnetic map, and a publications link with a list of over a dozen references....

https://geomaps.wr.usgs.gov/gump/people/zulanger/las_vegas.h...
View Resource Lake Tahoe Data Clearinghouse

The Lake Tahoe Data Clearinghouse Web site is part of the US Geological Survey's Lake Tahoe Initiative. The agency's goal for the site is to facilitate the coordination of research, monitoring, and environmental-management activities in the Lake Tahoe Basin and to ensure the widest possible access to data and information resulting from such activities. Products available include Digital Elevation...

https://nationalmap.gov/
View Resource The Historic Landscape of Nevada: Development, Water, and the Natural Environment

The population growth of Nevada would have never been possible without a vast series of engineering projects designed to modify the landscape around the state. Water has always been an area of great concern for people in the region, and this fine digital collection from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas "documents the historic role of water resource management in Southern Nevada." The collection...

http://digital.library.unlv.edu/collections/historic-landsca...