Uranium deposits of Arizona - California - Nevada

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LC ClassificationsTN 490 U7E4 1978
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Pagination125 p.
Number of Pages125
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  WASHINGTON — The U.S. House approved legislation Wednesday to permanently ban uranium and other hardrock mining near the Grand Canyon. The bill from Arizona Rep. Raúl Grijalva, chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee, passed by a vote of The legislation would permanently withdraw about 1 million acres of public lands north and south of Grand Canyon .   Arizona’s Havasupai Tribe and a coalition of conservation groups are praising Judge David Campbell’s decision today to uphold the U.S. Department of the Interior’s year ban on new uranium mining claims across one million acres of public lands adjacent to Grand Canyon. The court ruled that the decision complied with federal environmental laws and that it was not too large, as.   Uranium mining and milling expanded from Colorado into Wyoming, New Mexico, Arizona, Washington, Idaho, and South Dakota. Research and development increased at Hanford and Los Alamos but also spread to the Sandia Labs at Albuquerque, New Mexico, Lawrence Livermore labs in California, Rocky Flats near Denver, and Pantex near Amarillo, Texas. Radioactive Mineral Occurences of Colorado. A complete listing with locations, production, Geologic Setting and Bibliography. ON CD ROM. CD is a reissue by the Colorado Geological Survey of the Original Bulletin

Clark County, NV Uranium mines, mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in Clark County, NV.   Scientists studying the effects of uranium mining around the Grand Canyon say they lack information on whether the radioactive element is hurting plants, animals and a . Many Navajo people worked the mines, often living and raising families in close proximity to the mines and mills. Today the mines are closed, but a legacy of uranium contamination remains, including over abandoned uranium mines (AUMs) as well as homes . Get up close to the Meteor Crater, the best-preserved meteorite impact site on earth with Guided Tours, NASA Space Capsule, Gift Shop & More! Located just off the I in Northern AZ.

Elevation: 2, Feet ( Meters) Primary Mineral: Uranium Lat, Long: , Birdseye, H.S., , Uranium deposits in northern Arizona, in Anderson, R.Y., and Harshbarger, J.W., eds., Guidebook of the Black Mesa Basin, northeastern Arizona. Uranium excitement was not limited to the redrock desert. In the s and s, Salt lake City became known as the "Wall Street of Uranium Stocks." Triggered by a promoter named Jay Walters, Jr., a mania for buying penny stocks to finance developing uranium mines swept the country. Jim Stipe, Arizona Council of Trout Unlimited, Tom Mackin, Arizona Wildlife Federation, Steve Clark, Arizona Elk Society, (cell) Sportsmen to Salazar: Protect Wildlife Habitat from Uranium Mining. Arizona Sportsmen Urge Extension of Moratorium on New Mining Near Grand Canyon.

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Imprint [Dana Point, Calif.]: Minobras, Uranium ores > Arizona. Uranium ores > California. Uranium ores > Nevada. Bibliographic information. Publication date NoteAuthor: Minobras. RECONNAISSANCE STUDY OF URANIUM DEPOSITS IN ARIZONA By H.

GRANGER and R. RAUP ABSTRACT Between and a large number of deposits in Arizona were examined in search of uranium-bearing minerals in minable concentrations. This report describes most of the localities at which anomalous radioactivity was detected.

@article{osti_, title = {Cordilleran metamorphic core complexes and their uranium favorability. Final report. [Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah, Washington]}, author = {Coney, P J and Reynolds, S J}, abstractNote = {The objective of this report is to provide a descriptive body of knowledge on Cordilleran metamorphic core complexes including their lithologic and.

and uranium mining activities in Nevada through is presented in this report, which is part of a Regional compilation of data on uranium deposits in western United States. Most of the 'information was obtained during field work by members of the United States Geo­ logical Survey and is contained in hitherto unpublished ireports.

Volume 85 complete / / Stratigraphy and alteration of the host rocks, United Verde Massive Sulfide Deposit, Jerome, Arizona; Geology and geochemistry of the Vantage Gold Deposits, Alligator Ridge-Bald Mountain Mining District, Nevada; Genesis of the tabular-type vanadium-uranium deposits of the Henry Basin, Utah; Geochemistry of vanadium.

Reanalysis of Selected Archived NURE-HSSR Sediment and Soil Samples from Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, and Uranium deposits of Arizona - California - Nevada book (ver.

October ) Reanalysis, using modern methods, of nea NURE-HSSR archived samples collected over parts of Arizona, California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah. Info. Miners' compensation covers workers employed in uranium mines in five states-Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Wyoming, and Utah-between January and December Uranium miners are eligible for $, and onsite participants are eligible for $75, Navajo-related obstacles.

A Navajo discovered uranium in in Monument Valley on the Navajo Nation in northeast first mine in the district opened in Uranium and uranium-vanadium minerals occur in fluvial channels of the Shinarump Sandstone member of the Triassic Chinle deposits are associated with carbonized wood in the sandstone.

Mining stopped in the Monument Valley district in. Keeping uranium mining out of the Grand CanyonYou’d think the Grand Canyon — our crown jewel national park — would be protected from uranium contamination. Think l uranium mines and hundreds more uranium claims outside park boundaries threaten to permanently pollute the most remarkable gorge in the our report, Uranium Mining in the Grand Canyon Region ›.

California Division of Mines Bulletin Minobras (), Uranium Deposits of Arizona-California-Nevada: Pemberton, H. Earl (), Minerals of California.

Formation of Uranium Ore Deposits. International Atomic Energy Agency Here is a very hard to find book on Uranium Ore Deposits. All the copies on the web we can find sell starting at $ and up. This book has pages dedicated entirely to Uranium Ore Deposits. contents include.

The Big Four No.2 Mine was one of several uranium deposits located by exploration drilling in the Oljeto syncline area of Monument Valley, Navajo County, Arizona.

Of all of these deposits, it was one of the smallest to be mined. In his compilation of data of uranium in Arizona, Scarborough (, p) confused the Big Four No.2 mine with the.

The Cameron uranium-mining area is centered around the settlement of Cameron, Arizona, which is 52 miles north of Flagstaff (Figure 1).

This area contains numerous uranium ore deposits in the Upper Triassic Chinle Formation. Cameron is the fourth largest area on the Colorado Plateau that produced uranium from this geologic unit. Nevada-Utah Mines and Smelters Corporation - Stock Certificate Inv# MSA.

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of California - Stock Certificate Inv# MS New Item. State(s): California New York. Years: Map of the Western Abandoned Uranium Mine (AUM) Region, more than abandoned uranium mine claims generally located along the Little Colorado River and Highway 89 in the Cameron, Coalmine Canyon, Bodaway/Gap, and Leupp Chapters in Northern Arizona.

Inuranium mining under the U.S military's Manhattan Project began on Navajo Nation lands and on Lakota Nation lands. On August 1,the responsibility for atomic science and technology was transferred from the military to the United States Atomic Energy ard, widespread uranium mining began on Navajo and Lakota lands in a nuclear arms race with the Soviet Union.

Instatistics show that it produ tonnes of uranium, which accounted for about 38% of the world’s total production in However, much of its uranium was exported by Kazatomprom – the state-owned company that manages all of the country’s major uranium activities: mining, exploration, imports, and exports included.

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California Uranium mining, Uranium mine companies, mine owners and mine information. US-Mining provides information on mines, operators, and minerals mined in California.

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Conversely, many obvious channels have no copper or uranium minerals. Examples of deposits in channel fills are as follows: (1) The Hideout claim is in a channel 50 to 75 feet wide and about 7 feet deep. Uranium and copper minerals are in the lower 5 feet of the channel fill, and form a deposit about 50 feet wide.

A km/sup 2/ (mi/sup 2/) reconnaissance project in southern Nevada was completed and site selection and planning for three field projects that will coverkm/sup 2/ in Nevada and Arizona in the spring and summer of was finished.

Groundwater programs in Nevada, Arizona, and Washington are continuing on schedule. Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 90, Minobras (), Uranium Deposits of Arizona-California-Nevada: Uranium Mines In Arizona Total Prospects Occurrences Plants Producers Apache 11 50 - Cochise 45 10 15 - 20 Coconino 8 20 1 75 Gila 70 9 - 37 Graham 44 19 10 - 15 Greenlee 1 - - - 1 La Paz 24 8 9 - 7 Maricopa 23 7 14 - 2 Mohave 82 19 19 - 44 Navajo 61 8 31 - 22 Pima 66 19 16 - 31 Pinal 18 3 5 - 10 Santa Cruz 28 12 2 1 13 Yavapai.

Most of the uranium deposits in the northern Arizona breccia pipes are high in uranium content (high-grade deposits) by U.S. Standards. Breccia pipe deposits mined or drilled during the s revealed average grades of to percent uranium oxide (U 3 O 8) 4,5. These deposits contained aboutpounds to 7 million pounds U 3 O 8.

On Nov. 10,Denison Mines Corp. announced that it has made a production decision for its Arizona 1 uranium deposit located in north central Arizona. The mine will be an underground operation utilizing the existing 1, foot deep, 2-compartment shaft and employing a combination of long hole and shrinkage stoping methods at a mining rate.This investigative feat tells the shocking, heartbreaking story of uranium mining on the Navajo reservation and its terrible legacy of sickness and government neglect, documenting one of the darker chapters in 20th century American history.

Now in paperback, the critically acclaimed Yellow Dirt, “will break your heart.Uranium exploration continues today. By the s, there were eight mines on the Arizona Strip producing 19 million pounds of U3O8 from 7 breccia pipes.