The Bureau of Economic Geology The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences
Edward W. Collins
Edward W. Collins Research Scientist Associate IV Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
E-mail: eddie.collins@beg.utexas.edu Telephone: 512-471-6247 Fax: 512-471-0140
Professional Summary
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Research Interests
Physical geology
Structural geology
Geologic mapping
Environmental geology
Education
B.A. Geology, Trinity University, San Antonio, 1975

M.S. Geology, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas, 1978

Selected Publications
Collins, E.W., 2011, Geologic Map of the East Part of Cleburne, Texas, 30 x 60 Minute Quadrangle: South Fort Worth-Interstate 35W Corridor: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology,Miscelaneous Map No. 51, scale 1:100,000.

Collins, E.W., 2008, Geologic Map of the Southeast Part of the Austin, Texas, 30 x 60 Minute Quadrangle: Central Texas Population Corridor Encompassing Bastrop and Smithville: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 47, scale 1:100,000.

Collins, E.W., William R. Muehlberger, and Patricia W. Dickerson, 2008, Geologic Map of the Glenn Spring Quadrangle, Big Bend National Park, Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 46, scale 1:24,000.

Collins, E. W., 2007, Geologic map of the Del Rio, Texas, area: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Micellaneous Map, No. 45, scale 1:100,000.

Collins, E. W., 2005, Geologic map of the west half of the Taylor, Texas, 30 × 60 minute quadrangle: Central Texas urban corridor, encompassing Round Rock, Georgetown, Salado, Briggs, Liberty Hill, and Leander: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 43, text 16 p., scale 1:100,000.

Collins, E. W., and Raney, J. A., 2002, Geologic map of the Central Hueco Bolson, Acala-Fort Hancock-Esperanza region, Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 42, text 26 p., scale 1:100,000.

Collins, E. W., 2000, Geologic map of the New Braunfels, Texas, 30 x 60 minute quadrangle, Texas: geologic framework of an urban-growth corridor along the Edwards aquifer, South-Central Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 39, scale 1:100,000, 28-p. text.

Collins, E. W., and Raney, J. A., 2000, Geologic map of West Hueco Bolson, El Paso Region, Texas: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 40, scale 1:100,000, 24-p. text.

Collins, E. W., and Hovorka, S. D., 1997, Structure map of the San Antonio segment of the Edwards aquifer and Balcones Fault Zone, South-Central Texas: structural framework of a major limestone aquifer: Kinney, Uvalde, Medina, Bexar, Comal, and Hays Counties: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, Miscellaneous Map No. 38, scale 1:250,000,14-p. text.

Collins, E. W., and Raney, J. A., 1997, Quaternary faults within intermontane basins of northwest Trans-Pecos Texas and Chihuahua, Mexico: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 245, 59 p.

Collins, E. W., and Raney, J. A., 1994, Tertiary and Quaternary tectonics of the Hueco bolson, Trans-Pecos Texas and Chihuahua, Mexico, in Keller, G. R., and Cather, S. M., eds., Basins of the Rio Grande rift: structure, stratigraphy, and tectonic setting: Boulder, Geological Society of America Special Paper No. 291, p. 265–282.

Collins, E. W., and Raney, J. A., 1991, Neotectonic history and geometric segmentation of the Campo Grande fault: a major structure bounding the Hueco Basin, Trans-Pecos Texas: Geology, v. 19, no. 5, p. 493–496.
Selected Committees
Field-Trip Committee Chair, 2002 GCAGS Annual meeting, 2001–2002

Field-Trip Committee, Austin Geological Society, 2000–2001

Executive Committee, Austin Geological Society, 1997–2000

Past President, Austin Geological Society, 1999–2000
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