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Assessment of undiscovered resources in calcrete uranium deposits, Southern High Plains region of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, 2017

December 20, 2017

The U.S. Geological Survey estimates a mean of 40 million pounds of in-place uranium oxide (U3O8) remaining as potential undiscovered resources in the Southern High Plains region of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. This estimate used a geology-based assessment method specific to calcrete uranium deposits.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2017
Title Assessment of undiscovered resources in calcrete uranium deposits, Southern High Plains region of Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma, 2017
DOI 10.3133/fs20173078
Authors Susan M. Hall, Mark J. Mihalasky, Bradley S. Van Gosen
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2017-3078
Index ID fs20173078
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Central Energy Resources Science Center

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