Mine and mineral occurrences of Afghanistan

Open-File Report 2002-110
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This inventory of more than 1000 mines and mineral occurrences in Afghanistan was compiled from published literature and the files of project members of the National Industrial Minerals project of the U.S. Geological Survey. The compiled data have been edited for consistency and most duplicates have been deleted. The data cover metals, industrial minerals, coal, and peat. Listings in the table represent several levels of information, including mines, mineral showings, deposits, and pegmatite fields.

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Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Mine and mineral occurrences of Afghanistan
Series title Open-File Report
Series number 2002-110
DOI 10.3133/ofr02110
Year Published 2002
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Contributing office(s) Geology, Minerals, Energy and Geophysics Science Center
Description Report: 95 p.; Readme; Metadata; Appendix A
Country Afghanistan
Additional Online Files (Y/N) Y
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