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Mineral deposit areas
Areas where masses of naturally occurring mineral material are found, e.g. metal ores or nonmetallic minerals. [Adapted from Glossary of Geology, 4th ed.]
This category is also used for coal fields, coalfields, lodes (mineral), petroleum basins, placers, and salt deposit areas.
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Mineral Commodity Summaries [New Window]
The following topics are currently covered by the MineralCommodity Summaries: domestic production and uses; U.S. salientstatistics; recycling; import sources; tariff; depletionallowance; government stockpile; events, trends, and issues;world production, r
Chromite deposits in central part Stillwater Complex, Sweet Grass County,Montana: A digital database for the geologic map of the east slope of IronMountain [New Window]
The digital geologic map of the east slope of Iron Mountain, Sweet GrassCounty, Montana was prepared from preliminary digital datasets digitized byOptronics Specialty Co., Inc. from a paper copy of plate 10 from UGSG Bulletin1015-D (Howland, 1955).The fil
Geology and resource assessment of the Venezuelan Guayana Shield at 1:500,000 scale [New Window]
The data in this CD-ROM are based on a mineral resource assessment of the Venezuelan Guayana Shield, conducted between 1987 and 1991 by the U.S. Geological Survey and Corporaci—n Venezolana de Guayana, TŽcnica Minera, (USGS, 1993). The Venezuelan Shiel
Geologic map datasets of the Custer and Gallatin National Forestsof South-central Montana, in ARC/INFO format: Absaroka-Beartooth study area [New Window]
The digital ARC/INFO databases included in this directory provide a geologic map GIS database of the Absaroka-Beartooth study area (ABSA), a tract of approximately 1.4 million acres of National Forest land in southwestern Montana. The ABSA is adjacent to

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