Geophysical Surveys geo_survey_th

A written request must be submitted to the Department of Public Works if a geophysical survey is proposed in the rural areas of Nueces County and if the survey operations will extend into or across county right-of-way.

Required Submission

The request should be accompanied by a map or drawing showing the area to be surveyed. Also required is a surety bond in the amount of $1,000.00, which will remain in effect for a period of one (1) year.


Upon approval the work in county right-of-way must be completed within six (6) months. To view the approval form click on Geophysical Survey (Adobe PDF).