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Free Field Guides

We have several field guides for geologic adventures in New Mexico that are free downloads. You may also want to browse our Virtual Geologic Tours and the links to external sites below..

Some publications, including those that are out-of-print, are only available for purchase on CD or DVD-ROM CD icon.

Stock# Title Price / Details
B-134 cover Field Excursions to the Jemez Mountains, New Mexico, Self, Stephen; Heiken, G.; Sykes, M. L.; Wohletz, K.; Fisher, R. V.; Dethier, D. P., 1996, 72 pages. $13.00Buy Now
B-137 cover Field Guide to Geologic Excursions in New Mexico and Adjacent Areas of Texas and Colorado, Julian, B.; Zidek, J., 1991, 192 pages. $14.75Buy Now
B-149 cover Fieldtrip Guide to the Geochronology of El Malpais National Monument and the Zuni-Bandera Volcanic Field, Laughlin, A. William; Charles, R. W.; Reid, K.; White, C., 1993, 23 pages. $7.00Buy Now
DM-2001 cover Water, Watersheds, and Land Use in New Mexico: Impacts of Population Growth on Natural Resources - Santa Fe Region, Johnson, Peggy S. (editor), 2001, 160 pages, ISBN: 9781883905087.
[Out-of-print, available on disc]
$10.00Buy Now
Out-of-print
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DM-2002 cover New Mexico's Energy, Present and Future -- Policy, Production, Economics, and the Environment, Decision-Makers Field Guide 2002, San Juan Basin, Brian S. Brister, L. Greer Price (editors), 2002, 152 pages, ISBN: 9781883905125. $15.00Buy Now
DM-2003 cover Water Resources of the Lower Pecos Region, New Mexico-Science, Policy, and a Look to the Future - Decision Makes Field Guide 2003, Johnson, Peggy S. ; Land, Lewis A.; Price, L. Greer; Titus, Frank; [eds.], 2003, 145 pages, ISBN: 9781883905170.
Out-of-print
DM-2005 cover Mining in New Mexico - The Environment, Water, Economics, and Sustainable Development -Decision Makers Field Guide 2005, Price, L. Greer; Bland, Douglas; McLemore, Virginia T.; Barker, James M.; [eds.], 2005, 168 pages, ISBN: 9781883905222. $15.00Buy Now
DM-2007 cover Water Resources of the Middle Rio Grande: San Acacia to Elephant Butte, Price, L. Greer, Johnson, Peggy S., Bland, Douglas; [eds.], 2007, 139 pages, ISBN: 9781883905248. $15.00Buy Now
DM-2009 cover Water, Natural Resources, and the Urban Landscape: The Albuquerque Region, Price, L. Greer, Bland, Douglas, Johnson, Peggy S., Connell, Sean D., 2009, 152 pages, ISBN: 9781883905279. Map: Drainage facilities of Albuquerque area $15.00Buy Now
OFR-22 Geologic guide to the trails at Philmont Scout Ranch, Balk, Robert, 1953, 74 pages, [CD/DVD-ROM on demand]. $10.00Buy Now
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Quebradas_Guide cover A Geologic Guide to the Quebradas Back Country Byway, Peter A. Scholle, 2010, Bureau/BLM.
ST-1 cover Santa Fe, Baldwin, Brewster and Kottlowski, Frank E., 1968, 2nd Edition, 58 pages.
[Out-of-print, available on disc]
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ST-2 cover The Enchanted Circle: Loop Drives from Taos, Bauer, P. W.; Love, J. C.; Schilling, J. H.; Taggart, J. E., Jr., 1991, 5th Edition, 137 pages.
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ST-3 cover Roswell-Ruidoso-Valley of Fires, including trips to Lincoln, Tularosa, and Bottomless State Park, Allen, J. E.; Kottlowski, F. E., 1958, 3rd Edition, 96 pages.
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ST-5 cover Silver City - Santa Rita - Hurley, New Mexico, Schilling, John H., 1959, 43 pages.
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ST-7 cover High Plains, Northeastern New Mexico. Raton-Capulin Mountain-Clayton, Muehlberger, William R.; Baldwin, Brewster; Foster, Roy W., 1965, 3rd Edition. (Superseded by Scenic Trip 19)
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ST-8 cover Mosaic of New Mexico's Scenery, Rocks, and History, Christiansen, Paige W.; Kottlowski, Frank E.; [eds.], 1972, 3rd Edition, 170 pages.
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ST-9 cover Albuquerque: Its Mountains, Valley, Water, and Volcanoes, Kelley, Vincent C., 1982, 3rd Edition.
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ST-12 cover The Story of Mining in New Mexico, Christiansen, Paige W., 1974.
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ST-13 cover Espanola-Chama-Taos: A Climb through Time, Muehlberger, William R.; Muehlberger, Sally, 1982.
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