Free & Kid’s Stuff
The Colorado Geological Survey has free resources to help educate students about Colorado’s diverse and fascinating geology. Free downloadable items are available through the CGS website or bookstore.
Rocktalk Newsletters. Available as free download from our website. This quarterly newsletter covers a broad range of geologic phenomena in Colorado. Topics range from diamond mines in Colorado to snow avalanches to dinosaur tracks.
- Free (download) 8.5 x 11 geologic map of Colorado containing Geo-Whizology of Colorado on the reverse side
- Free 2 x 3 geo-cards (first 125 are free, then $0.035 each)
- Free geologic-timescale glossy bookmarks (first 125 are free, then $0.035 each). Note: make your own bookmark from this download.
- Free (download) carbon-sequestration fact sheet
- Free (download) coal fact sheet
- Free (download) geothermal fact sheet
- Free (download) mineral fact sheet
- Free (download) oil and gas fact sheet
- Free (download) uranium fact sheet
- Free (download) Colorado Earthquake Hazards map and brochure
- Reproductions of historic Geologic Maps of Colorado
Affordable Colorado Geology Posters $1.00 each. A variety of topics.
Kid-oriented publications available through our bookstore on topics like dinosaurs and fossils. Examples include: Cruisin’ the Fossil Freeway,Colorado’s Dinosaurs, and Cruising the Fossil Freeway Map.