The LGS Public Information Series is now available online.
Louisiana Oil and Gas Facts (2000)
The Value of Geologic Maps
Geological Mapping in Louisiana
Lignite Resources in Louisiana
Earthquakes in Louisiana
Active Faults in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
The Jennings Field - The Birthplace of Louisiana's Oil Industry
46-Million-Year-Old Marine Fossils From the Cane River Site, North-Central Louisiana
Geology and Hurricane-Protection Strategies in the Greater New Orleans Area
The Scotlandville, Denham Springs, and Baton Rouge Faults — A Map Guide for Real Estate Buyers, Sellers, and Developers in the Greater Baton Rouge Area
Field Trip Guide to Selected Locations Along the Baton Rouge Fault Trace
Spanning the Pleistocene–Holocene Transition in Western East Baton Rouge Parish
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