Mineral Resources On-Line Spatial Data

Global assessment of undiscovered copper resources

Deposits, prospects, and permissive tracts for porphyry and sediment-hosted copper resources worldwide, with estimates of undiscovered copper resources.

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Permissive tracts
Geographic areas where these types of deposits may occur, shown as sortable lists with links to details.
Deposits and prospects
Places where these types of deposits are known to occur, shown as sortable lists with links to details. Includes only the sites that were used to create these assessments.
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Publication:
USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5090-Z
Spatial database for a global assessment of undiscovered copper resources: Chapter Z in Global mineral resource assessment
https://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/z/
USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2010-5090
Global mineral resource assessment
https://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5090/

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