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Western Regional Office in Henderson

David A. Williams: Section Head and Manager

henderson buildinglink to map

Mapping: Surficial Mapping Program / State Map

Ron C. Counts: Mapping and Geomorphology
Scott E. Waninger: Mapping

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New Geologic Mapping of the Sediments in the Ohio River Valley


Hydrogeology

E, Glynn Beck: Hydrogeology


Glynn Beck Sampling Well
at Keach Farm
Water research is an important part of the KGS program in Western Kentucky . Glynn Beck and Dan Kotter do research in ground water and water well construction throughout Western Kentucky . Mr. Beck alsois working with many other researchers and public officials conductingprojects of national importance.

For more information, please check Water Section of KGS .


Seismic Garage


Seismic Garage

 

  • Seismic Investigations
  • Seismic Shop
  • Henderson Seismic Station (link)


The Seismic Garage houses the KGS Henderson Seismic Station and other equipment used by KGS and UK seismologists. The facility also houses the Sediment Lab administered by Ron Counts for the study of unconsolidated sediments within the Ohio River Valley.

For more information, please check Geologic Hazards Section of KGS .


Petroleum

Petroleum Records

  • Well Records
  • Microfiche
  • Microfilm
  • Production Records
  • Keller Maps
  • Plat Maps
  • L&S Maps
  • Scout Ticket


Library

  • Kentucky Geological Survey
  • Illinois Geological Survey
  • Indiana Geological Survey
  • U. S. Geological Survey
  • Monographs, Reports, Books

Coal


Underground Mine Workings in Western Kentucky (Redone the picture)
  • Drill Hole Records
            Hard copies of shallow drill tests for coal in Western Kentucky along with location maps.
  • Underground coal workings

 

For more information, please check Coal Section of KGS .