Draft critical mineral list—Summary of methodology and background information—U.S. Geological Survey technical input document in response to Secretarial Order No. 3359

Online link https://doi.org/10.3133/ofr20181021
Description Pursuant to the Presidential Executive Order (EO) No. 13817, A Federal Strategy to Ensure Secure and Reliable Supplies of Critical Minerals,” the Secretary of the Interior, in coordination with the Secretary of Defense, and in consultation with the h
Originators Fortier, Steven M.; Nassar, Nedal T.; Lederer, Graham W.; Brainard, Jamie L.; Gambogi, Joseph; and McCullough, Erin A.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2018-1021