|Description||This dataset contains latitudes, longitudes, and other descriptive data for aggregate producers in New Mexico that are believed to have been active during the period 1997-1999. The data in this compilation were derived from U.S. Geological Survey files, U|
|Originators||Orris, Greta J.|
|Publication||U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-11A,B|
The dataset consists of two MS Excel 97 files: NMsdg.xls and NMcstn.xls which are displayed as tables 1 and 2, respectively, in the OFR text. Definitions of the fields are: 1. Company Name - Operating company's name 2. County - County of operation 3. Site Name/Other Operator - Name of site or name of other known operator 4. MSHA No. - Mining Safety & Health Administration ID number 5. Latitude - Latitude in decimal degrees 6. Longitude - Longutide in decimal degrees 7. Section - Section 8. TNSH - Township 9. RNG - Range 10. Quadrangle - USGS 7.5-minute topographic quadrangle containing location 11. Commodity - Commodity produced (crushed stone spreadsheet only) 12. Comments - Additional comments include section fractions, location accuracy, description of the location, and other data. 13. Mineral Estate - Ownership of mineral rights
The details of attributes included in this dataset were compiled by Greta J. Orris and Paul Oland.