Global Distribution of Selected Mines, Deposits, and Districts of Critical Minerals

Online link https://doi.org/10.5066/F7GH9GQR
Description Global distribution of mineral resource features for 22 minerals or mineral commodities considered critical to the economy and security of the United States as of 2017, included as part of USGS Professional Paper 1802. Data are provided in Esri file geodatabase and shapefile format.
Originators Labay, Keith A.; Burger, Meredith H.; Bellora, Jesse D.; Schulz, Klaus J.; DeYoung, John H. Jr.; Seal, Robert R. II; Bradley, Dwight C.; Mauk, Jeff L.; and San Juan, Carma A.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey data release 10.5066/F7GH9GQR
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