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Mineral Resources Research

https://www.usgs.gov/science/mineral-resources-research (HTML Document 41.96 KB)

Understanding the formation of major mineral deposits, which provide for society’s needed resources, can have broad impact on the economy and the environment. ...

Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

https://www.usgs.gov/locations/central-mineral-and-environmental-resources-science-center (HTML Document 42.54 KB)

Box 25046 MS 973

Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

https://www.usgs.gov/node/722177 (HTML Document 42.54 KB)

Box 25046 MS 973

Environmental Behavior of Mineral Deposits, USGS

Modified 2005-02-16
https://minerals.usgs.gov/east/environment/index.html (HTML Document 11.11 KB)

Environmental Behavior of Mineral Deposits     ...

Assessment of Undiscovered Mineral Resources

https://www.usgs.gov/science/assessment-undiscovered-mineral-resources (HTML Document 42.27 KB)

March 3, 2016 Mineral resource assessments are a tool used for determining the potential for undiscovered domestic and global deposits of minerals ... such as copper. Land management agencies, industry and the public use this unbiased mineral resource information to help determine future resource development. ...

Deep-ocean mineral deposits as a source of critical metals for high- and green-technology applications: Comparison with land-based deposits

Modified 2013-02-15
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/70043020 (HTML Document 17.10 KB)

Deep-ocean mineral deposits as a source of critical metals for high- and green-technology applications: Comparison with land-based deposits Ore ... Geology Reviews James R. Hein, Kira Mizell, Andrea Koschinsky, and Tracey Conrad Title: Deep-ocean mineral deposits as a source ... of critical metals for high- and green-technology applications: Comparison with land-based deposits Series title: Larger Work Type: ...

Mineral deposit modeling using components for complex mineral deposits; mixed base- and precious-metal veins of the Idaho Batholith, Idaho

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr94690 (HTML Document 14.83 KB)

Mineral deposit modeling using components for complex mineral deposits; mixed base- and precious-metal veins of the Idaho Batholith, Idaho Open-File ... Report 94-690 Mineral deposit modeling using components for complex mineral deposits; mixed base- and precious-metal veins of the Idaho Batholith, Idaho Series title: Open-File Report Series number: ...

Mineral resources of Alaska, report on progress of investigations in 1913. Mineral deposits of the Yakataga district

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b592E (HTML Document 14.30 KB)

Mineral resources of Alaska, report on progress of investigations in 1913. Mineral deposits of the Yakataga district Bulletin 592-E The Publications ... , report on progress of investigations in 1913. Mineral deposits of the Yakataga district Series title: ... Warehouse does not have links to digital versions of this publication at this time Download citation as: RIS Title: Mineral resources of Alaska ...

Mineral Resources and the Environment | Science Activities | USGS Mineral Resources Program

Modified 2016-08-30
https://minerals.usgs.gov/science/minerals-environment.html (HTML Document 14.64 KB)

Mineral Resources and the Environment Mineral Resources and the Environment Current Studies Completed Studies Last Modified: 31 August 2016 ...

Geology and mineral deposits of Glacier Basin and vicinity, Wrangell district, southeastern Alaska

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr4487 (HTML Document 15.38 KB)

Geology and mineral deposits of Glacier Basin and vicinity, Wrangell district, southeastern Alaska Open-File Report 44-87 Title: Geology and mineral ... deposits of Glacier Basin and vicinity, Wrangell district, southeastern Alaska Series title: Open-File Report Series number: ...

Geology and metallic mineral deposits of the Chewelah district, Stevens County, Washington

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr6532 (HTML Document 15.38 KB)

Geology and metallic mineral deposits of the Chewelah district, Stevens County, Washington Open-File Report 65-32 Title: Geology and metallic mineral ... deposits of the Chewelah district, Stevens County, Washington Series title: Open-File Report Series number: ...

Geology and mineral deposits of the Keweenaw Peninsula and vicinity, Michigan

Modified 2012-02-02
https://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/ofr99149 (HTML Document 15.18 KB)

Geology and mineral deposits of the Keweenaw Peninsula and vicinity, Michigan Open-File Report 99-149 Title: Geology and mineral deposits of the ...

Mineral Resources Research | Science Activities | USGS Mineral Resources Program

Modified 2016-08-31
https://minerals.usgs.gov/science/mineral-resources.html (HTML Document 13.61 KB)

provide information about the genesis, characteristics, and deposit models for major mineral deposit types, to understand the geologic processes that ... concentrate known mineral resources at specific localities in the Earth's crust. This full spectrum of mineral resource science allows for a ... comprehensive understanding of the complete life cycle of mineral resources and materials. Current Studies Completed Studies Last Modified: 31 August 2016 ...

Mineral Resource Research | Science Priorities | USGS Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

Modified 2016-06-03
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/science/mineral-resources-studies.html (HTML Document 13.54 KB)

, and deposit models for major mineral deposit types, to understand the geologic processes that concentrate known mineral resources at specific ... localities in the Earth's crust. This full spectrum of mineral resource science allows for a comprehensive understanding of the complete life cycle of ... mineral resources and materials. Current Projects Completed Projects Page Last Modified: 03 June 2016 ...

Eastern Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center, USGS

Modified 2017-02-21
https://minerals.usgs.gov/east/projects.html (HTML Document 14.00 KB)

 

Earth Materials and Human Health - Geologic terrains and environments that form fibrous mineral deposits

Modified 2013-03-04
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/projects/earth_materials/task4.html (HTML Document 8.38 KB)

You are not running scripts and may miss some functions of this page. Earth Materials and Human Health Task 4—Geologic terrains and environments that form fibrous mineral deposits Page Last Modified: 04-Mar-2013@14:35 ...

Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

Modified 2016-11-16
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/index.html (HTML Document 19.22 KB)

Welcome to the Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center The Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center, part of the ... USGS Mineral Resources Program, conducts unbiased research on the occurrence, quality, quantity, and availability of nonfuel mineral resources in ... order to help the Nation make informed decisions using earth-science information. Science Priorities Mineral Resources Online Spatial Data Page Last Modified: 16 December 2016 ...

Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

Modified 2016-11-16
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/ (HTML Document 19.22 KB)

Welcome to the Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center The Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center, part of the ... USGS Mineral Resources Program, conducts unbiased research on the occurrence, quality, quantity, and availability of nonfuel mineral resources in ... order to help the Nation make informed decisions using earth-science information. Science Priorities Mineral Resources Online Spatial Data Page Last Modified: 16 December 2016 ...

Mineral Resource Research | Science Priorities | USGS Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center

Modified 2016-06-03
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/science/mineral-resources-studies.html (HTML Document 13.54 KB)

, and deposit models for major mineral deposit types, to understand the geologic processes that concentrate known mineral resources at specific ... localities in the Earth's crust. This full spectrum of mineral resource science allows for a comprehensive understanding of the complete life cycle of ... mineral resources and materials. Current Projects Completed Projects Page Last Modified: 03 June 2016 ...

Updated National Mineral Resource Assessment - Planning Phase - Mineral Deposits Data

Modified 2013-03-04
https://minerals.cr.usgs.gov/projects/nat_assess_planning/t9st2.html (HTML Document 8.08 KB)

You are not running scripts and may miss some functions of this page. Spatial Data Development and Analysis - Mineral Deposits Data Mineral resource ... records for significant U.S. deposits, with a special focus on those commodities to be considered in future mineral resource assessments. All new data ... assessments require nation-scale mineral occurrence information that is as accurate and complete as possible with respect to a variety of descriptors ... Subtask provide the link between the Mineral Resource Data System database ( MRDS ) (and its development and content functions) and the Updated ...