Minerals Management Service

Minerals Management Service

Date: June 2010
Creator: United States. Minerals Management Service.
Description: This website contains information about the Minerals Management Service (MMS) which manages resources on the outer continental shelf (OCS) including natural gas, oil, and other minerals. The pages include information about the programs administered by the MMS, links related to the Deepwater Horizon incident, and other resources related to the work of the agency.
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Contractor report on mineral processing

Contractor report on mineral processing

Date: July 1987
Creator: Harvey, W. William
Description: This report discusses the processing of titanium and associated heavy minerals, the general explorations of offshore deposits, and offshore titanium heavy minerals production scenarios.
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Atlas of Coal/Minerals and Important Resource Problem Areas for Fish and Wildlife in the Conterminous United States

Atlas of Coal/Minerals and Important Resource Problem Areas for Fish and Wildlife in the Conterminous United States

Date: July 1981
Creator: Honig, Robert A.
Description: This atlas highlights areas in the conterminous United States of potential concern involving coal and minerals development activities and fish and wildlife resources, in particular the Important Resource Problem Areas (IRPs) designated in 1980 by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) as areas of emphasis in policy making.
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War Minerals, Nitrogen Fixation and Sodium Cyanide

War Minerals, Nitrogen Fixation and Sodium Cyanide

Date: 1919
Creator: Manning, Van. H.
Description: Report issued by the Bureau of Mines over investigations conducted on common war minerals. Descriptions of the minerals and their uses are presented.
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CORES Operations Manual: Bureau of Mines Core Repository System

CORES Operations Manual: Bureau of Mines Core Repository System

Date: 1978
Creator: United States. Bureau of Mines.
Description: Report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Mines discussing the CORES operations manual. As stated in the abstract, "this report describes the new Bureau of Mines Core Repository System (CORES) and presents the methods for selecting, processing, and storing physical samples and descriptive data for future reference by earth scientists" (p. 1). This report includes tables, illustrations, and photographs.
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The Mining Districts of the Western United States

The Mining Districts of the Western United States

Date: 1912
Creator: Hill, James M. & Lindgren, Waldemar
Description: From introduction: This is the most current attempt to locate all the mining districts of the western states.
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Selected Annotated Bibliography and Index Map of Thorium and Rare-Earth Deposits in the United States and Alaska

Selected Annotated Bibliography and Index Map of Thorium and Rare-Earth Deposits in the United States and Alaska

Date: July 1955
Creator: Buck, Katharine L.
Description: Introduction: Thorium and rare-earth metals have come into strategic importance in this country in the last few years with the potential use of thorium in the production of atomic power and the development of new uses for the rare earths in the aircraft industry.
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Contributions to Economic Geology (Short Papers and Preliminary Reports), 1911: Part 1 -- Metals and Nonmetals Except Fuels

Contributions to Economic Geology (Short Papers and Preliminary Reports), 1911: Part 1 -- Metals and Nonmetals Except Fuels

Date: 1913
Creator: Lindgren, Waldemar
Description: From introduction: The growing economic importance of the Carrville district, Trinity County, California merits notice, and it is hoped that this brief report will direct attention toward it, to the end that mining in general may be benefited.
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