Geologic datasets for weights of evidence analysis in northeast Washington--4. Mineral industry activity in Washington, 1985-1997.

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: David E. Boleneus
Originator: Robert E. Derkey
Publication_Date: 2000
Title:
Geologic datasets for weights of evidence analysis in northeast Washington--4. Mineral industry activity in Washington, 1985-1997.
Edition: version 1.0
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: map
Series_Information:
Series_Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Issue_Identification: 00-14
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Spokane WA
Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Online_Linkage: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2000/0014/
Description:
Abstract:
This report is a tabular presentation of mineral activities for mining and exploration in Washington during 1985 to 1997. The data may be incomplete as it depended on published data or data volunteered by operators.
Purpose:
This dataset was developed to provide mineral resource data for the region of northeast WA for use in future spatial analysis by a variety of users.
This database is not meant to be used or displayed at any scale larger than 1:24,000
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1998
Currentness_Reference:
Date data was published in mineral industry surveys during 1985 to 1997.
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: No updates are planned at this time.
Spatial_Domain:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -123.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -117.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 49.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 45.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: USGS Thesaurus
Theme_Keyword: economic geology
Theme_Keyword: mineral resources
Theme_Keyword: lead
Theme_Keyword: zinc
Theme_Keyword: gold
Theme_Keyword: silver
Theme_Keyword: statistical analysis
Theme_Keyword: placer deposit mining
Theme_Keyword: mining and quarrying
Theme_Keyword: natural resource exploration
Theme_Keyword: geospatial datasets
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: none
Theme_Keyword: prospects
Theme_Keyword: occurrences
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO 19115 Topic Categories
Theme_Keyword: geoscientificInformation
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: none
Place_Keyword: Washington
Place_Keyword: northeast Washington
Place_Keyword: USA
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: Augmented FIPS 10-4 and FIPS 6-4
Place_Keyword: f53019 = Ferry
Place_Keyword: f53065 = Stevens
Place_Keyword: f53047 = Okanogan
Place_Keyword: f53051 = Pend Oreille
Place_Keyword: f53073 = Whatcom
Place_Keyword: f53057 = Skagit
Place_Keyword: f53007 = Chelan
Place_Keyword: f53061 = Snohomish
Place_Keyword: f53017 = Douglas
Place_Keyword: f53063 = Spokane
Place_Keyword: f53025 = Grant
Place_Keyword: f53043 = Lincoln
Place_Keyword: f53033 = King
Place_Keyword: f53037 = Kittitas
Place_Keyword: f53027 = Grays Harbor
Place_Keyword: f53053 = Pierce
Place_Keyword: f53067 = Thurston
Place_Keyword: f53059 = Skamania
Place_Keyword: f53015 = Cowlitz
Access_Constraints: none

Use_Constraints:
This digital database is not meant to be used or displayed at any scale larger than 1:24,000.
Any hardcopies utilizing these data sets shall clearly indicate their source. If the user has modified the data in any way they are obligated to describe the types of modifications they have performed on the hardcopy map. User specifically agreed not to misrepresent these data sets, nor to imply that changes they made were approved by the U.S. Geological Survey.
Data_Set_Credit:
David Boleneus and Robert Derkey compiled the data in digital form from mineral industry surveys collected during 1985 to 1997. Compilation included locating the sites by latitude-longitude location.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: David Boleneus
Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey
Contact_Position: geologist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 904 W. Riverside Ave., Rm. 202
City: Spokane
State_or_Province: WA
Postal_Code: 99201
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 1-509-368-3100
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 1-509-368-3199
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dboleneu@usgs.gov

Native_Data_Set_Environment: MS Excel 97, Win95

Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Accuracy of the attributes was verified by manual comparison of location of records of Washington Department of Natural Resources. Attribute accuracy was not verified on the the ground.
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Point data is given in latitude and longitude (decimal degrees).

Completeness_Report:
This digital dataset was produced from data published by the Washington Department of Natural Resources.
Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy:
Horizontal_Positional_Accuracy_Report:
The horizontal positional accuracy for the digital data was not field-checked.

Lineage:

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1986
Title: Washington's mineral industry, 1985
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geologic Newsletter
Issue_Identification: Vol 14, no 1-2, p. 1-17.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1986
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: A
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1987
Title: Washington's mineral industry, 1986
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geologic Newsletter
Issue_Identification: Vol 15, no 1, p. 3-21.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1987
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: B
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1988
Title: Washington's mineral industry, 1987
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geologic Newsletter
Issue_Identification: Vol 16, no 2, p. 3-19.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1988
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: C
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1989
Title: Washington's mineral industry-1988
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geologic Newsletter
Issue_Identification: Vol 17, no 1, p. 3-21.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1989
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: D
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1990
Title: Washington's mineral industry--1989
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geologic Newsletter
Issue_Identification: Vol 18, no 1, p. 3-22.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1990
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: E
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: N. L. Joseph
Publication_Date: 1991
Title: Washington's mineral industry-1990
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 19, no 1, p. 3-24.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1991
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: F
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey and C. W. Gulick
Publication_Date: 1992
Title: Washington's mineral industry--1991
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 20, no 1, p. 3-25.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1992
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: G
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey, C. W. Gulick, and W. S. Lingley
Publication_Date: 1993
Title: Washington's mineral industry-1992
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 21, no 1, p. 3-25.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1993
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: H
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: C. W. Gulick, and W. S. Lingley
Publication_Date: 1993
Title: Sand and gravel, quarried rock, and industrial minerals
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 21, no 1, p. 25-30.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1993
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: I
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey and C.W. Gulick
Publication_Date: 1994
Title: Washington's mineral industry--1993
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 22, no 1, p. 3-22.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1994
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: J
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey
Publication_Date: 1995
Title: The Metal Mining Industry of Washington in 1994
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 23, no 1, p. 3-17.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1995
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: K
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey
Publication_Date: 1996
Title:
The metallic, nonmetallic, and industrial mineral industry of Washington in 1995
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 24, no 1, p. 3-19.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1996
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: L
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey
Publication_Date: 1997
Title:
The metallic, nonmetallic, and industrial mineral industry of Washington in 1996
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 25, no 1, p. 3-11.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1997
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: M
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken

Source_Information:
Source_Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: R. E. Derkey
Publication_Date: 1998
Title:
The metallic, nonmetallic, and industrial mineral industry of Washington--1997
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form: section
Series_Information:
Series_Name: Washington Geology
Issue_Identification: Vol 26, no 1, p. 3-10.
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Olympia Washington
Publisher:
Washington Department of Natural Resources, Division of Geology and Earth Resources
Type_of_Source_Media: paper
Source_Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Single_Date/Time:
Calendar_Date: 1998
Source_Currentness_Reference: the data were current in the year when published
Source_Citation_Abbreviation: N
Source_Contribution: one of 14 reports from which data were taken
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Data were copied into a spreadsheet from the various references
Process_Date: 1998
Process_Step:
Process_Description: Creation of original metadata record
Process_Date: 19991202
Process_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: G. Stephen Pitts
Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey, GEO-WRG-NGM
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing address
Address: E.N.R Building
City: Tucson
State_or_Province: AZ
Postal_Code: 85719-5035
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 520-670-5511
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 520-670-5571
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: bear@usgs.gov
Spatial_Reference_Information:
Horizontal_Coordinate_System_Definition:
Geographic:
Latitude_Resolution: 0.0003
Longitude_Resolution: 0.0003
Geographic_Coordinate_Units: decimal degrees

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Geologic datasets for weights of evidence analysis in northeast Washington--4. Mineral industry activity in Washington, 1985-1997 The data consists of one worksheet in the Excel 97 file, with fields described as follows:
Property name--Name of site, property or project
Location--Location of site by township, range, and section
Township--Township used in calculating the latitude and longitude, unused, but occupied township(s) in parentheses (hidden).
Range--Range used in calculating the latitude and longitude. unused, but occupied range(s)in parentheses (hidden).
Section--Sections occupied in given township(s) (hidden).
Assumed section--A section assumed as the center of the site. The center of this section is the location used in calculating the latitude and longitude of the center of the site.
Latitude--Location in decimal degrees of latitude of center of the site
Longitude--Location in decimal degrees of longitude of center of the site
County--Name of county in Washington
First commodity--Name of the first commodity or deposit type listed
All commodities--List of all commodities of interest at site
Operator/Owner--Name of owner or operator
Deposit setting or type--Name of the deposit type, or if unavailable, the type of geologic setting at the site
Activity, 1997--Indicates if activity occurred at the site in 1997. This is answered "Yes" or left blank if no activity was recorded.
Activity type, 1997--Nature of activity during 1997.
For years 1996 back to 1985, the "Activity, 19xx" and "Activity type, 19xx" are provided for the respective year.
Entity_and_Attribute_Detail_Citation: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2000/0014/pdf/of00-014.pdf

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: David Boleneus
Contact_Organization: U.S. Geological Survey
Contact_Position: geologist
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: mailing and physical address
Address: 904 West Riverside, Rm. 202
City: Spokane
State_or_Province: WA
Postal_Code: 99201
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 1-509-368-3100
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 1-509-368-3199
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: dboleneu@usgs.gov
Resource_Description: USGS Open-File Report 00-14
Distribution_Liability:
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) provides these geographic data "as is." The USGS makes no guarantee or warranty concerning the accuracy of information contained in the geographic data. The USGS further makes no warranties, either expressed or implied as to any other matter whatsoever, including, without limitation, the condition of the product, or its fitness for any particular purpose. The burden for determining fitness for use lies entirely with the user. Although these data have been processed successfully on computers at the USGS, no warranty, expressed or implied, is made by the USGS regarding the use of these data on any other system, nor does the fact of distribution constitute or imply any such warranty.
In no event shall the USGS have any liability whatsoever for payment of any consequential, incidental, indirect, special, or for damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, any loss of profits arising out of use of or reliance on the geographic data or arising out of the delivery, installation, operation, or support by USGS.
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Format_Information_Content: Table of mineral industry activity in Washington, 1985 to 1997
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Metadata_Date: 20160205
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Contact_Person: Peter N Schweitzer
Contact_Organization: USGS Midwest Area
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Collection manager, USGS Geoscience Data Clearinghouse, http://geo-nsdi.er.usgs.gov/
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Mail Stop 954
12201 Sunrise Valley Dr
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