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  • Mineral resources map of South Carolina, 1997 

    Maybin, Arthur H.; South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 1997)
    This map shows mine sites, industrial plants and mineral resources in South Carolina.
  • MODIFIED MERCALLI INTENSITY SCALE 

    South Carolina Geological Survey; Niewendrop, Clark A. (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    This sheet describes what happens during an earthquake as applied to the different values of the Mercalli Intensity Scale.
  • Prehistoric South Carolina earthquakes 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    In South Carolina, geologists have recently discovered evidence of at least five large paleoearthquakes during the past 5,000 years. This sheet describes the earthquakes with pictures and diagrams.
  • PROJECTED EARTHQUAKE INTENSITIES FOR SOUTH CAROLINA 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    This map shows earthquake intensities, by county, based on the Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale.
  • South Carolina principal nonfuel mineral producing counties 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    In 1999, South Carolina ranked 24th among the 50 States in the total nonfuel mineral production. The estimated value of 1999 was $574 million, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). This was a 2% increase from ...
  • Structural features of South Carolina 

    Maybin, Arthur H.; South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 1998)
    This is a map of South Carolina's structural features including faults.
  • The rock cycle 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    This diagram show how the different kinds of rocks (igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic) are formed.
  • Types of Volcanoes 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    This sheet describes the four basic types of volcanoes: fissure volcano, cinder cones, composite volcanoes and shield volcanoes.
  • What causes earthquakes? 

    South Carolina Geological Survey (South Carolina State Library, 2005)
    This sheet explains how earthquakes occur.