Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data

Basement domain map of the conterminous US and Alaska

Seventy-seven major components of the North American continent were delineated at a general scale (1:5,000,000); including the general composition, geological environment, and types of primary metals endowments that can be expected in each domain.

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USGS Data Series 898
Basement domain map of the conterminous United States and Alaska

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