Alabama Geology Links
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Roger Weller, geology instructor

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links

last edited:  3/28/12      
 

Alabama Geological Society
http://homepage.mac.com/jpashin/AGS.htm


Alabama Geology-About.com

http://geology.about.com/od/geology_al/Alabama_Geology.htm


Alabama Geology-USGS

http://mrdata.usgs.gov/sgmc/al.html

Alabama Geology-Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Geology_of_Alabama


Alabama State fossil
http://www.gsa.state.al.us/gsa/fossil_alabama.html

 

Alabama State Gas and Oil Board

Alabama State Gas and Oil Board

Birmingham geology

http://trekbirmingham.com/topics/geology/

Birmingham Paleontological Society

http://bps-al.org/

 

Birmingham-Satellite Image

http://geology.com/satellite/cities/birmingham-satellite-image.shtml

 

Caves
DeSoto Caverns, Chiledersberg, Alabama
Sequoyah Caverns Valley Head, Alabama (Caves and Caverns)
http://www.outdooralabama.com/watchable-wildlife/Watchablearticles/underground.cfm

http://www.goodearthgraphics.com/showcave/al.html
http://www.alapark.com/cathedralcaverns/

 

Coal

Alabama Surface Mining Commission

 

Earthquakes

Fort Payne, Alabama earthquake
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/states/?region=Alabama
http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/states/alabama/history.php
http://blog.al.com/spotnews/2011/09/some_report_rumbling_from_alab.html
http://ema.alabama.gov/earthquakebook/Earthquake_8.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2003_Alabama_earthquake


Encyclopedia of Alabama-Geology

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/face/Article.jsp?id=h-1549

Fossil Collecting Sites

http://www.fossilsites.com/STATES/AL.HTM

Fossil crinoids

http://myfossilfind.com/2012/01/26/north-alabama-fossil-crinoids/


Fossil dinosaur feathers

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/11/alabamas-wealth-of-fossil-dinosaur-feathers/

 

Fossils

Alabama Mollusks -- Fossils
http://encyclopediaofalabama.org/face/Article.jsp?id=h-1152

http://thehappyscientist.com/blog/new-fossil-site-alabama

 

Gem and Mineral Clubs
http://www.rockhounds.com/rockshop/clubs/alabama.shtml

 

Gemstones

Alabama Gemstones

 

Geological Survey of Alabama
http://www.gsa.state.al.us/

 

Geologic Maps- Alabama
http://geology.com/states/alabama.shtml

http://www.as.ua.edu/geo/alabama-geology/
 

Gold Mines

Alabama Gold Mines, Prospecting, Panning, Treasure Hunting, Rockhounding

Gold Mining History of Tallapoosa County, Alabama

 

Huntsville, Alabama Fossils

http://www.greatsouth.net/rockcollectingbook/Collecting_Marine_Fossils.htm

 

Limestone
Alabama limestone

 

Maps

Alabama maps from Omni Resources - International Map & Guidebook Specialists.
 

Minerals from Alabama

MINERALS OF ALABAMA
Oolitic Hematite -Cochise College

Mines

http://www.miningartifacts.org/AlabamaMines.html

 

Mobile Rock and Gem Society

Mobile Rock & Gem Society's Online Picture Album
 

Paleontology Portal-Alabama (slow to load)

http://www.paleoportal.org/index.php?globalnav=time_space&sectionnav=state&name=Alabama


Red Mountain-Birmingham

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_Mountain
 

Satellite Image of Alabama
satellite view of Alabama

 

State Mineral-Hematite

http://www.archives.state.al.us/emblems/st_miner.html


University of Alabama- Geological Sciences
http://www.geo.ua.edu/


University of South Alabama-Department of Earth Sciences

http://www.usouthal.edu/bulletin/artgeo.htm

 

Wetumpka Impact Structure

Wetumpka impact crater-history and origin
Wetumpka structure, Alabama