Howard County Gypsum

Occurrence in Howard county in Arkansas, United States with commodity Gypsum-Anhydrite

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10260106
MAS/MILS ID 0050610088
Record type Site
Current site name Howard County Gypsum

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -93.9041, 34.06483 (WGS84)
Elevation 190
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arkansas Howard

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
5th Principal 8 S 27 W 17 Arkansas


Commodity Importance
Gypsum-Anhydrite Primary

Mineral occurrence model information

Model code 253
USGS model code 35a.5 (35ae)
BC deposit profile F02
Deposit model name Bedded gypsum: marine evaporite gypsum

Nearby scientific data

(1) -93.9041, 34.06483

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Owner
    Owner Dierks Forests Inc
    Home office AR

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0050610088

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit


Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 17-NOV-83 Intermountain Field Operations Center (IFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines