Global rare earth element occurrence database

Online link https://doi.org/10.5066/F7DR2TN4
Description Geologic occurrence of rare earths, including mineralogy, type of deposit or occurrence, host rocks and alteration, and any quantitative data related to size and grade from publicly available data. 3,934 locations are described, including some locations for which precise geographic coordinates are not available.
Originators Orris, Greta J.; Seo, Yuna; Briggs, Deborah A.; and Dunlap, Pamela
Publication U.S. Geological Survey data release 10.5066/F7DR2TN4

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