Survey Notes

Survey Notes is an informative, non-technical magazine on noteworthy and interesting geologic topics in Utah and serves as the official UGS newsletter. You can find past Survey Notes issues in the Survey Notes Archive.

Current Issue: May 2021 – Volume 53, Number 2

Regular columns include Glad You Asked, GeoSights, Teacher’s Corner, Energy News, Core Center News, Survey News, and New Publications.

To receive a free hardcopy of a Survey Notes issue, please fill out the subscription form here or contact the Natural Resources Map & Bookstore at or 1-888-UTAHMAP to check print issue availability.

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