The links below are to HTML pages describing the particular GE resource. The â€œKMZ Fileâ€ links go directly to the file that will open in Google Earth (where applicable).
Engineering and Geology Resources
- USGS Topo Index â€“ KMZ File â€“ Find out which USGS quad(s) covers your project area.
- Hayward Fault Virtual Tour â€“ KMZ File
- Civil 3DÂ® 2007 Extension for Google Earthâ„¢ by AutoDesk (Commercial App)
- Bentleyâ€™s Version of Google Earth Tools
- Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 Virtual Tour
- USGS Earthquakes in Last 7 Days â€“ KMZ File (Colored by Depth)
- Hawaii Lava Flow Hazard Zones â€“ KMZ File – Just using Google Earth as a glorified GIS viewer
- EDNA Derived Watersheds for Major Named Rivers â€“ KMZ File for Colorado River Watershed (18+ MB)
- USGS Stream Gauges â€“ KMZ File (Updates ever hour)
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Fun Google Earth Stuff
- 3D Pyramid of Giza â€“ KMZ File â€“ Complete with inner chambers and passageways (note: Turn terrain layer off)
- 3D King Tutâ€™s Toom â€“ KMZ File (note: Turn terrain layer off)
- FBOWeb.com – Track Air Traffic for a particular Airport (LA, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, JFK, Miami, Seattle/Tacoma, San Francisco) or for a particular flight
Other Google Earth Links
- Google Earth homepage
- GeoChalkboard â€“ Blog with how-to information for GIS users wanting to utilize Google Earth
- The Unofficial Google Earth Blog (gearthblog.com)