Coal-Bearing Regions and Structural Sedimentary Basins of China and Adjacent Seas: Structural sedimentary basins

Online link https://geo-nsdi.er.usgs.gov/metadata/open-file/00-47/sed_basins.faq.html
Description This dataset is a collection of structural sedimentary basin locations in The Peoples Republic of China. Included in this dataset are the age and name of each structural sedimentary basin.
Originators Podwysocki, Steven
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-047

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Overview of attributes

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.