Listed below are links to documents that were used to collect data for this website and the available database, and to websites that contain useful information on industrial minerals.


References:

Books Referenced:

These books were used in the collection of the data for the website and the database.

Bates, R. L., and Jackson, J. A., 1984, Dictionary of Geological Terms (Third Edition):  Doubleday, New York, New York, 571 p..

Chesterman, C.W., and Lowe, K.E., 1995, National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Rocks and Minerals: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., New York, p. 52-797.

Craig, J. R., Vaughan, D. J., and Skinner, B. J., 2001, Resources of the Earth: origin, use, and environmental impact  (3rd   Ed.):  Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, 520 p.

DeWitt, E.,  Redden, J. A., Wilson, A. B., and Buscher, D., 1986, Mineral resource potential and geology of the Black Hills National Forest, South Dakota and Wyoming: U. S.  Geological Survey Bulletin 1580, 135 p.

Fritzsch, E., 1989, Notes on the Tertiary phosphatites and rare-earth carbonatites of the Bear Lodge Mountains, Wyoming: Unpublished Senior Reseach Thesis, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 11 p.

Holm, E. H., Cline Jr., T., and Nelson, M. R., 2002, Annual review 2001, South Dakota: Mining Engineering, vol. 54, no. 5 (May), p. 78-80.

Holm, E.H., Cline Jr., T., and Nelson, M.R., 2003, South Dakota--2002 Mineral Summary of Production, Exploration, and Environmental Issues:  South Dakota Department of Environment & Natural Resources, Minerals and Mining Program, p. 1-4.

Kesler, S. E., 1994, Mineral resources, economics, and the environment: Macmillan College Publishing Company, Inc., p. 164-233, 263-314.

Price, K. K., 2003, Compilation of database and assessment of potential resources and uses for non-metallic, industrial minerals, Black hills, South Dakota: Unpublished M.S. thesis, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 40 p.

Roberts, W. L., and Rapp, G., 1965, Mineralogy of the Black Hills: South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Bull. 18,  ESPE Printing Company, Rapid City, SD, 228 p.

Roberts, W.L., Rapp Jr., G., and Weber, J., 1974, Encyclopedia of Minerals: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, New York, New York, 693 p.

Wagar, E. C., 2003, Petrology of mineralization and alteration associated with carbonatites, central Bear Lodge Mountains, northeastern Wyoming: Unpublished M.S. thesis, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, 67 p.

Wilson, A.B., and DeWitt, E., 1995, Maps showing metallic mineral districts and mines in the Black Hills, South Dakota and Wyoming:  U. S. Geological Survey Misc. Investigation Series Map I-2445.

Wineteer, C.B., 1990, Exploration summary, Warren Peaks project, Bear Lodge alkalic complex, Crook County, Wyoming: Hecla Mining Company Internal Report, 59 p.

 

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Websites:

Here is a list of websites that were used in the collection of the data for the website and the database.  

http://mineral.galleries.com
http://minerals.er.usgs.gov/minerals/pubs/commodity/
http://www.state.sd.us/denr/DES/mining
http://www.dakotamatrix.com/
http://www.rapiddevelopment.com
 

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