Mineral Resources

Mineral Resources

Utah Energy & Mineral Statistics
A web-based repository for energy and mineral data for the State of Utah.

Energy & Mineral Research
Includes publications resulting from this research program.

Interactive Maps and Databases
Includes interactive maps of the Utah Mineral Occurrence System and Utah Mining Districts.

Mineral & Mining Articles
Non-technical articles on minerals and mining in Utah.

Rocks & Minerals
Information on collecting, meteorites, and rocks and minerals in Utah.

Metalliferous resources of Utah (pdf)
Public Information Series #57

Mineral Activity Summary

Mineral Activity/Extractive Resource Industries (pdf)
Utah mineral activity summaries

1996 1997 1998 1999 2000
2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Presentations

Presentations

Potash Bed Mapping in Northern San Juan County, Paradox Basin, Utah

Andrew Rupke and Taylor Boden, Utah Geological Survey
Presented at AAPG-Rocky Mountain Section, Grand Junction, CO, September 2012

pdf Poster (8MB)
Publications 2000-2016

Publications

Energy & Mineral Resource Maps
Includes statewide resource maps.

Energy & Mineral Research
Includes publications resulting from this research program.


Gilsonite Veins of the Uinta Basin, by Taylor Boden and Bryce T. Tripp, 50 p., 1 pl., 2012 Special Study 141
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Limestone, Dolomite, and Building Stone of Sanpete County, Utah, by Andrew Rupke, Bryce Tripp, and Taylor Boden, 21 p. + 48 p. appendices, 1 pl., 2011 Open-file Report 580
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Building stone quarries and yards, Utah and parts of Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Washington, and Wyoming, by David E. Boleneus, 103 p. + 236 p. appendices, 3 pl., 2008 Open-file Report 521
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Selected mining districts of Utah, by Carl L. Ege, 59 p., 2005 Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
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High-calcium limestone resources of Utah, by Bryce Tripp, 83 p., 2005 Special Study 116
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Energy, mineral, and ground-water resources of Carbon and Emery Counties, Utah, by Gloyn, R.W., Tabet, D.E., Tripp, B.T., Bishop, C.E., Morgan, C.D., Gwynn, J.W., and Blackett, R.E., 162 p., 2003 Bulletin 132
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Publications 1979-2000

Publications

A preliminary assessment of energy and mineral resources within the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, 1997, Circular 93 (out of print)

Mineral, energy, and ground-water resources of San Juan County, Utah, by R.W. Gloyn, C.D. Morgan, D.E. Tabet, R.E. Blackett, B.T. Tripp, and M. Lowe, 39 p., 1995 Special Study 86 (out of print)

Mines and prospects in and around the Farmington Canyon complex, northern Utah, by R.W. Gloyn, M.A. Shubat, and Bea Mayes, 30 p. + 66 p. appendices, 6 pl., 1:100,000, 1995 Open-file Report 325
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The quartzite building stone industry of the Raft River and Grouse Creek Mountains, Box Elder County, Utah, by B.T. Tripp, 19 p., 1994 Special Study 84
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The geology of Kane County, Utah; geology, mineral resources, geologic hazards, by H.H. Doelling and F.D. Davis with sections on petroleum and carbon dioxide by C.J. Brandt, 192 p., 10 pl., 1989 Bulletin 124
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Geology and mineral potential of the Antelope Range mining district, Iron County, Utah, by M.A. Shubat and W.S. McIntosh, 1988, 26 p., 2 pl., 1988 Bulletin 125
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Geology and mineral resources of Box Elder County, Utah, by H.H. Doelling (with J.A. Campbell, J.W. Gwynn, and L.I. Perry), 251 p., 3 pl., 1980 Bulletin 115
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Geology, ore deposits and history of the Big Cottonwood mining district, Salt Lake County, Utah, by L.P. James, 98 p., 4 pl., 1979 Bulletin 114
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