Between November 1947 and September 1949, the United States Geological Survey, at the request of the Atomic Energy Commission, conducted an exploratory drilling program in the Charles T. area and vicinity. The purpose of the exploration was to discover new carnotite deposits to support milling operations on the Colorado Plateau, and to appraise the uranium and vanadium resources of the area explored.
Additional Publication Details
USGS Numbered Series
Carnotite resources in the Charles T. area and vicinity, San Miguel County, Colorado
Trace Elements Investigations
U.S. Government Printing Office
Report: 30 p.; Plate 1: 20.61 x 9.23 inches; Plate 2: 20.39 x 14.45 inches