Florida Geological Survey
Request for USGS Topographic Maps
The Florida Geological Survey (FGS) does not distribute U.S. Geological
Survey (USGS) topographic maps to individual users. Topographic maps are
prepared by the U.S. Geological Survey and information on pricing and
ordering is available at:
|USGS Information Services
Denver, CO 80225
1-888-ASK-USGS or 1-303-202-4700
Additional ways to obtain USGS topographic products are:
- Information on identifying and ordering
topographic maps may be obtained by visiting the USGS Online Store at
http://store.usgs.gov/. A current listing of all USGS business partners and
resellers is available at:
http://store.usgs.gov/. Please contact the USGS business partner listed for
information and product pricing.
- The Florida Resources and Environmental Analysis
Center (FREAC –
http://www.freac.fsu.edu) distributes the digital topographic maps through
the Land Boundary Information System,
http://www.labins.org which is a free web site for downloading USGS 7.5
minute quadrangles in TIFF format. You should also download the geographic
information system (GIS) world file (TFW) to use these products in a GIS
http://www.topozone.com, is another useful site; however, it is a pay site.
This website can provide accurate displays concerning a specific area and the
price is reasonable.
- If you desire a quick method of acquiring
high-quality paper maps, try Map Sport via
This site can provide paper topographic products for as little as $6.95 plus
shipping and handling.
- If you need to have multiple topographic sheets
from all over the United States then there is readily available software, one
called TopoUSA available from Delorme (http://www.delorme.com/topousa),
which usually costs around $99.95 and has all topographic quadrangles for the
United States on DVD/CD.
The Florida Geological Survey does not receive support or
funding nor does FGS collaborate with these websites. The end-user takes on all
risk associated by entering said web sites.