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Evaporite-related potash resources worldwide

Geographic distribution and characteristics of evaporite-related potash deposits and occurrences worldwide.

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potash.kml (uncompressed 1M bytes)

potash.kmz (compressed 41k bytes)

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https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/potash (WMS, version 1.3.0)

https://mrdata.usgs.gov/services/wfs/potash (WFS, version 1.1.0)

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potash-csv.zip (zipped shapefile with attributes as comma-delimited text 352k bytes)

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PotashGIS.zip 75M bytes shapefile
PotashKML.zip 6M bytes KML
PotashXL.zip 600k bytes Microsoft Excel

Permissive tracts only, with simplified attributes:

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ktract.zip 7M bytes shapefile zipped

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