WA Geology – Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI)

Required Information

CONTACT NAME: Stephen Bandy
ROLE: General Manager, Geoscience Information, Geological Survey of Western Australia
COMPANY: Department of Mines and Petroleum
ADDRESS: 100 Plain Street, East Perth, Western Australia 6004
WEBSITE URL: www.dmp.wa.gov.au/gswa
PHONE: +61 8 9222 3201
EMAIL: stephen.bandy@dmp.wa.gov.au

Category - Digital Services

  • Title of the Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) - WA Geology
  • Portal address - www.dmp.wa.gov.au/wageology
  • Information contents summary
    WA Geology is a web mapping application for a wide variety of browsers on multiple devices.
    WA Geology application is a free, device independent Geographical Information Systems (GIS) viewer to view, query and integrate geology and resource information such as:

    • View the recently updated 1:500 000 State interpreted bedrock geology
    • Other datasets include Mines and mineral deposits, major resources, petroleum datasets and tenements.
    • See the location of key infrastructure such as towns and roads
    • Various state-wide image datasets including geophysics, geology and topography
  • Services provided (WMS, WFS, WPS, etc.) - WA Geology is a HTML5 viewer and the data services are published using HTML5 services.
  • Provided by -
  • Start date on the Internet - 27 February 2015
  • Language of the alphanumeric elements - English

Brief abstract or additional comments (maximum 100 words)

WA Geology is a HTML5 viewer designed to be device independent and consume HTML5 web services. The mobile web browser is all that is needed to use this service (no "app" to download).

WA Geology’s URL can be found at www.dmp.wa.gov.au/wageology. Simply cut and pasted the URL into your mobile device’s web browser.


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