These data represent over 40 years of gravity surveying in the state of Minnesota. This release is the first significant revision of the Minnesota gravity database since the compilation by Chandler and Schaap (1991), that the reader is referred to for information on the older data. Since that compilation, approximately 2000 stations have been added from data used to support a variety of projects for the Minnesota Geological Survey (MGS). Additionally, archival data not available for the earlier compilation are now included.
Chandler, V. W., Lively, R. S., and Wahl, T. E., 2004, GRAVITY AND AEROMAGNETIC DATA GRIDS OF MINNESOTA, Minnesota Geological Survey Open File Data
Every reasonable effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the factual data on which this compilation is based; however, the Minnesota Geological Survey does not warrant or guarantee that there are no errors. Users may wish to verify critical information; sources include both the references listed here and information on file at the offices of the Minnesota Geological Survey in St. Paul. No claim is made that the data as shown are rigorously correct, however, and it should not be used to guide engineering-scale decisions without site-specific verification.
Chandler, V.W.; Lively, R. S.; Wahl, T. E..
GRAVITY AND AEROMAGNETIC DATA GRIDS OF MINNESOTA.
Minnesota Geological Survey.
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