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  • Grundwasserschutzareale

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Grundwasserschutzareale dienen zum vorsorglichen Schutz des Grundwassers im Hinblick auf eine zukünftige Nutzung (Versorgung oder Anreicherung). Die Grundwasserschutzareale bild...

  • Grundwasserschutzzonen

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Grundwasserschutzzonen dienen dazu, Trinkwasserfassungen und das Grundwasser unmittelbar vor seiner Nutzung als Trinkwasser vor Beeinträchtigungen zu schützen. Die Grundwassersc...

  • Gewässerschutzbereich Au

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Der Gewässerschutzbereich Au ist als Instrument des flächendeckenden, ressourcenorientierten Grundwasserschutzes gleichermassen auf den quantitativen wie auf den qualitativen Gr...

  • Gewässerschutzbereich Ao

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Gewässerschutzbereiche Ao werden zum Schutz der Wasserqualität oberirdischer Gewässer ausgeschieden, wenn diese zur Trinkwasserversorgung genutzt werden oder wenn diese indirekt...

  • Geologische Gefahrenkarte nach Teilprozess

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Geografische Inventar der Gebiete, die natürlichen geologischen Gefahren ausgesetzt sind, nach Teilprozess (Stein- / Blockschlag, Fels- / Bergsturz, Rutschung, Hangmure, Eisstur...

  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

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  • Sectoral Plan Deep Geological Repositories – consultation stage 2

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Most of the radioactive waste in Switzerland comes from the country's five nuclear power plants, though a certain amount is also produced in the healthcare sector, in industry a...

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  • Geological Vector Datasets GeoCover

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The GeoCover Datasets V2 (standardized according to the Data Model Geology of Switzerland) is based on the map sheets of the Geological Atlas of Switzerland 1:25 000 and on comp...

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  • Geological Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:500,000 Geological Map of Switzerland covers the whole of Switzerland and adjoining parts of neighbouring countries. It gives an overview of the distribution of the upperm...

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  • Tectonic Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Tectonic Map of Switzerland (GK500-Tekto) covers the whole of Switzerland and adjoining parts of neighbouring countries. It shows the large-scale structural and tectonic uni...

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  • Geological Atlas of Switzerland 1:25000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The sheets of the Geological Atlas of Switzerland (GA25) give detailed information about the uppermost layers of the subsurface structure. Geological formations are represented ...

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  • Geothermal Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The geothermal map shows the thermal energy that is produced in the subsurface and traverses the Earth's surface within an area of 1 m2. The heat itself is released in the Earth...

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  • GeoMaps 500 Vector

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Six «GeoMaps» at 1:500000 scale give a broad overview of the composition and major features of the underlying structure of Switzerland. The geological map provides an overview o...

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  • GeoMaps 500 Raster

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Six «GeoMaps» at 1:500000 scale give a broad overview of the composition and major features of the underlying structure of Switzerland. The geological map provides an overview o...

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  • Fossil hydrocarbons: deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the deposits and former mining sites of fossil fuels (coal, oil, natural gas etc.) in Switzerland. Currently, no fossil fuels are being mined commercially in ...

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  • Geotechnical Map of Switzerland 1:200000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:200'000 geotechnical map (GK200) shows the subsurface strata classified according to lithological-petrographic criteria. The legend is designed to represent the technical ...

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  • Map of Mineral Raw Materials in Switzerland 1:200000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The 1:200'000 map of mineral resources (RK200) classifies the subsurface strata according to geochemical criteria. The map is overlaid with point data showing the occurrence of ...

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  • Bedrock elevation model

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The bedrock elevation model is a complete model of the bedrock surface (or Quaternary base) in the Molasse Basin, the larger Alpine valleys (Rhine, Rhône, Aare, Reuss, Linth and...

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  • Thickness model of unconsolidated deposits

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The thickness model of unconsolidated deposits is a digital data set that describes the thickness of the unconsolidated deposits. This product is derived from the bedrock elevat...

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  • Hydrogeological Map of Switzerland: Groundwater Resources 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) is the body within the Swiss Geological Survey responsible for hydrogeology. The 1:500,000 Hydrogeological Map forms part of the Ge...

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  • General Geological Map of Switzerland 1:200,000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Geological mapping of the whole country based on the Dufour Map of Switzerland. Comprised of eight sheets, published between 1942 and 1964, the General Geological Map of Switzer...

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  • Division of Geological Vector Datasets GeoCover

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The GeoCover datasets are available according to the sheet division of the National Maps 1:25 000. The «Division GeoCover» shows the perimeter, number and name of each map sheet.

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  • Cement raw materials: mining and processing

    Geography, Territory and environment

    This dataset shows the active and decommissioned cement and lime mining and production sites in Switzerland. It forms part of the Resources Information System of the Georesource...

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  • Broken rock: mining

    Geography, Territory and environment

    Broken hard rock refers to gravel, grit and rubble that is extracted from hard rock in quarries and then mechanically broken down into small pieces. It is used primarily in cons...

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  • Aeromagnetic Map of Switzerland 1:500000

    Geography, Territory and environment

    The overall magnetisation of a rock consists of induced magnetisation caused by the Earth's magnetic field and of remanent magnetisation acquired by the rock during its formatio...

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