List of Earth MRI focus areas with other mineral = zirconium

97 focus areas match these criteria.

Focus area Region States Mineral Systems Deposit types Commodities
Darby-Hogatza REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Kokrines-Hodzana REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; lead; molybdenum; silver; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Kuskokwim-White Mountains REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; gold; iron; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Northern Alaska Range REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Placer Au Alaska Alaska Placer Cassiterite; Gold; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Placer Au and PGE Alaska Alaska Placer Cassiterite; Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Placer Au and Sn Alaska Alaska Placer Cassiterite; Gold; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Placer Au and Ti Alaska Alaska Placer Cassiterite; Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Placer PGE and Au Alaska Alaska Placer Cassiterite; Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Porcupine River REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; phosphate; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Southeastern Alaska REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; phosphate; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Western Alaska Range REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Yukon-Tanana REE Alaska Alaska Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Archean gneiss terranes North Central Iowa; Michigan; Minnesota; Nebraska; South Dakota; Wisconsin Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Humboldt Granite North Central Michigan Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Neoarchean Greenstone Belts of Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota North Central Minnesota; North Dakota; South Dakota Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Northeast Iowa intrusive complex (NEIIC) North Central Iowa; Minnesota; Wisconsin Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Wausau Syenite Complex (WSC) North Central Wisconsin Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; yttrium
Wolf River Batholith North Central Wisconsin Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Brunswick pegmatite field Northeast Maine Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; mica
Catoctin Formation metavolcanics in Maryland Northeast Maryland Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Eastern Piedmont Devonian granitoids Northeast Maryland Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Grafton Pegmatite District Northeast New Hampshire Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; gold; mica; silver
Keene Pegmatite District Northeast New Hampshire Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; gold; mica; silver
Kennebec River barrier beaches Northeast Maine Placer Garnet; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon garnet gems and abrasives; thorium; yttrium
Litchfield syenite Northeast Maine Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Massachusetts pegmatite Northeast Massachusetts Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; mica
Oxford County pegmatite field Northeast Maine; New Hampshire Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar
Parker Mountain pegmatite Northeast New Hampshire Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; mica
Pennsylvania fluvial placers Northeast Delaware; Maryland; Pennsylvania Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Port Leyden mine area Northeast New York Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Zircon iron
Raymond Pegmatite District Northeast New Hampshire Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; mica
Topsham pegmatite district Northeast Maine Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar; gems; gold; mica; silver
Adel Mountain Volcanics Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Bearpaw Mountains-Eagle Buttes Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; lead; magnetite; phosphorus; silver; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Castle stock Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Coastal Oregon beach placers Northwest Oregon Placer Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; PGE; Zircon gold
Crazy Mountain Volcanics Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; iron; lead; silver; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Cretaceous heavy-mineral placer sandstones (black sandstones) Northwest; North Central; Rocky Mountains Montana; North Dakota; South Dakota; Wyoming Placer Columbite/tantalite; Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Uraninite, autunite-group minerals; Wolframite/scheelite; Zircon gold; iron; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Grass Range Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Hall Mountain mineral district Northwest Idaho Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Highwood Mountains Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Idaho Critical Mineral Placers Northwest Idaho Placer Columbite/tantalite; Garnet; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon garnet; thorium; yttrium
Johnson Ranch-Gold Butte-Froze to Death Butte Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Judith Mountains Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; gold; magnetite; phosphorus; silver; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Little Belt Mountains Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Midnite Northwest Washington Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Missouri Breaks diatremes Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Moccasin Mountains Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Sheep Creek-Mineral Hill Northwest Idaho; Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Hybrid Th-REE-Fe veins and replacements copper; iron; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Smoky Butte Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Snowbird-Dry Creek Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Fluorspar copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Spokane Mountain Northwest Washington Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Sweet Grass Hills Northwest Montana Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Fluorspar; Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Washington Heavy Mineral Placers Northwest Washington Placer Columbite/tantalite; Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; PGE; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Bald Mountain paleoplacers Rocky Mountains Wyoming Placer Gold; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon gold; thorium; yttrium
Bear Lodge District and Broader Region Rocky Mountains South Dakota; Wyoming Magmatic REE Carbonatite gold; thorium; uranium
Centennial Cone Prospect Rocky Mountains Colorado Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; feldspar; mica; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Central Laramie Range Rocky Mountains Wyoming Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Fox Hills Sandstone heavy mineral placers Rocky Mountains Colorado Placer Garnet; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon garnet; thorium; yttrium
Medicine Bow Mountains Rocky Mountains Colorado; Wyoming Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Powderhorn District Rocky Mountains Colorado Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Fluorspar copper; iron; lead; phosphorus; silver; thorium; vermiculite; uranium; yttrium
Rattlesnake Hills Alkali Intrusive Complex Rocky Mountains Wyoming Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; lead; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Sierra Madre Rocky Mountains Colorado; Wyoming Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Sweetwater Arch Rocky Mountains Wyoming Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Twin Cedars, Big Bertha, South Platte pegmatites Rocky Mountains Colorado Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; feldspar; quartz; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Wet Mountains Rocky Mountains Colorado Magmatic REE Carbonatite; Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; phosphorus; thorium; vermiculite; uranium; yttrium
Granite Mountain syenite South Central Arkansas Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Kansas Lamproite South Central Kansas Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; mica; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Magnet Cove District- Potash Sulphur Springs South Central Arkansas Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
McNairy Sand placers South Central Kentucky; Mississippi; Missouri; Tennessee Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Rison anomaly South Central Arkansas Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
Tertiary Heavy Mineral Sands South Central Tennessee Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Fall Zone Placers Northeast; Southeast Alabama; Delaware; Georgia; Maryland; New Jersey; North Carolina; Pennsylvania; South Carolina; Virginia Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Lower Shoreline Placers Northeast; Southeast Delaware; Florida; Georgia; Maryland; New Jersey; North Carolina; South Carolina; Virginia Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Middle Shoreline Placers Northeast; Southeast Georgia; Maryland; North Carolina; South Carolina; Virginia Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Zirconia Pegmatite Mining District Southeast North Carolina; South Carolina Porphyry Sn (granite-related) Pegmatite LCT feldspar
New Mexico Tertiary alkaline rocks and REE veins Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Arizona-New Mexico Cretaceous placers Southwest Arizona; Colorado; New Mexico Placer Columbite/tantalite; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Uraninite, autunite-group minerals; Zircon thorium; uranium; yttrium
Coal Cliffs Southwest Utah Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon iron; thorium; yttrium
Gallinas Mountains Mining District Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; iron; lead; silver; thorium; uranium
Kaiparowits placer Southwest Utah Placer Columbite/tantalite; Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Uraninite, autunite-group minerals; Wolframite/scheelite; Zircon thorium; uranium; yttrium
La Paz Southwest Arizona Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Lake Bonneville Beach Gravels Southwest Utah Placer Ilmenite/rutile/leucoxene; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon iron; thorium; yttrium
Lemitar Mountains Mining District Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; lead; magnetite; phosphorus; silver; thorium; uranium; vermiculite
McDermitt Caldera Southwest Nevada; Oregon Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Mountain Pass Southwest California; Nevada Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; uranium; vermiculite
New Mexico Cambrian alkaline rocks and REE veins Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; iron; lead; molybdenum; silver; thorium; uranium; yttrium
New Mexico carbonatites Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Carbonatite copper; magnetite; phosphorus; thorium; uranium; vermiculite; yttrium
New Mexico Proterozoic alkaline rocks and pegmatites Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Pajarito Mountain Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; iron; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Petaca placers Southwest New Mexico Placer Columbite/tantalite; Monazite/xenotime; Zircon thorium; yttrium
Round Top Southwest Texas Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Texas Cretaceous intrusions Southwest Texas Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Texas-New Mexico alkaline belt Southwest New Mexico; Texas Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; gold; iron; lead; silver; thorium; uranium
Toiyabe Peaks Southwest Nevada Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium
Wind Mountain (Cornudas Mountains) Southwest New Mexico Magmatic REE Peralkaline syenite/granite/rhyolite/alaskite/pegmatites copper; thorium; uranium; yttrium