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MapPlace is a web service that allows clients to browse, visualize, and analyze multidisciplinary geoscience data. Data themes and applications available on MapPlace include mineral potential, bedrock and surficial geology, publications, mineral and petroleum tenure, MINFILE, assessment reports, geochemistry, and geophysical surveys.



Create your own maps using interactive data sets. Create reports and download data from selected themes and objects. Click the image to visit our Main Maps to assist in your mineral exploration projects. Or visit Thematic Maps to view Oil and Gas, Offshore Data, Coal, Publication Index, Aggregate PotentialGeophysical, and Mining Economy Maps.

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