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Ventura County Geology Publications


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B 183Franciscan and Related Rocks and Their Significance in the Geology of Western California, 1964, scale 1:4,800,000
B 207Geology of the California Continental Margin, 1988, 110 p. (Companion volume to CMM 1 through 7)
BGA 7Bouguer Gravity Map of California: Long Beach, California, 1982, scale: 1:250,000
CMM 2Geology of the Mid-Southern California Continental Margin, 1986, 4 sheets, scale 1:250,000
GAM 8Geologic Map of California: Los Angeles Sheet, 1969, reprinted 2000, scale 1:250,000
OFR 89-22Aeromagnetic Map of the Los Angeles 1° By 2° Quadrangle, California, 1989, scale 1:250,000
OFR 84-01Geology of the Calabasas-Agoura-Eastern Thousand Oaks Area, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California, 1984, scale 1:24,000

Ventura County Geohazards & Environmental Geology Publications


B 196San Fernando, California, Earthquake of 9 February 1971, 1975, 463 p. Contains 33 papers describing the geology, geophysics, seismology, damage, disaster response and resulting legislative measures relating to the earthquake.
SHZR 52Seismic Hazard Zone Report for the Oxnard 7.5-Minute Quadrangle, Ventura County, California, 2000 - Download from SHMP
SP 116The Northridge, California, Earthquake of 17 January 1994, 1995
SP 60Earthquake Planning Scenario for a Magnitude 8.3 Earthquake on the San Andreas fault in Southern California, 1982
OFR 2000-007Seismic Hazard Evaluation of the Moorpark 7.5-Minute Quadrangle, Ventura County, California, 2000 - Download from SHMP
OFR 2000-008Seismic Hazard Evaluation of the Thousand Oaks 7.5-Minute Quadrangle, Ventura and Los Angeles Counties, California, 2000 - Download from SHMP

OFR 98-32

Slope Failure and Erosion Assessment of the Fire Areas At Fillmore (April 1996) and Piru (August 1997), Ventrua County, California, 1998, scale 1:24,000

OFR 96-01

Reconnaissance Seismic Hazard Maps of Portions of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California, 1996, scale 1:24,000

OFR 95-07

Landslide Hazards in the Moorpark and Santa Paula Quadrangles, Ventura County, California¾Landslide Hazards Identification Map No. 26, 1995, scale 1:24,000

OFR 94-09

Investigation of Surface Geologic Effects and Related Land Movement in the City of Simi Valley [Ventura County] Resulting from the Northridge Earthquake of January 17, 1994, 1994, scale 1:62,500
OFR 89-18Landslide Hazards in the North Half of the Calabasas Quadrangle, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California—Landslide Hazards Identification Map No. 20, 1989, scale 1:24,000
OFR 83-16Map Showing Landslides of the Central and Western Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California, 1983, scale 1:4,800 (map only)
OFR 82-24Script and Slides for Earthquake Planning Scenario Presentation on the Los Angeles Area, California, 1982
OFR 82-02Geology and Geomorphology Along the San Gabriel Fault Zone, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California, 1982
OFR 80-03Effects on Southern California of the Rains of February 13-21, 1980, Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and Ventura Counties, California, 1980
OFR 79-04February-March 1978 Rains in the Los Angeles Region; [Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties], Southern California, 1979
OFR 79-17Geologic and Geomorphic Investigation of the San Gabriel Fault Zone, Los Angeles and Ventura Counties, California, 1979
OFR 78-10Summary Report, California Fault Evaluation Program, 1977 Area [Los Angeles , Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties], 1978
OFR 77-08Summary Report: Fault Evaluation Program, 1976 Area - Western Transverse Ranges, Kern, Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura Counties, California, 1977
OFR 76-05Seismic Hazards Study of Ventura County, California, 1976
OFR 72-23Analysis of Mudslide Risk in Southern Ventura County, California, 1972

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Official Maps of Seismic Hazard Zones, Los Angeles County, scale 1:24,000 [color map]. Click here to see which quadrangles are available.


Ventura County Mineral Resource Publications

B 193Gold Districts of California—Sesquicentennial Edition, California Gold Discovery to Statehood, Seventh Printing, 1998, 186 p., 1 plate, scale 1:1,000,000. An overall guide to gold deposits in California, this bulletin describes the principal features of each gold-bearing district. Longer descriptions of selected districts cover location and extent, history, geology and character of gold deposits, list of mines and bibliography.
B 194The Mineral Economics of the Carbonate Rocks and Limestone and Dolomite Resources of California, 1973, 60 p., 2 plates, scale 1:1,000,000
B 197Limestone, Dolomite, and Shell Resources of the Coast Ranges Province, California, 1978, 103 p., 2 plates, scale 1:1,000,000 and 1:62,500
B 208Zeolites in California, 1988, 73 p., 1 plate, scale 1:1,000,000
SR 139Aggregates in the Greater Los Angeles Area [Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Ventura Counties], California, 1979

OFR 93-10

Update of Mineral Land Classification of Portland Cement Concrete Aggregate in Ventura, Los Angeles, and Orange Counties, California, Part 1, Ventura County, 1993