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Minnesota Minerals Coordinating Committee

The Mineral Diversification Program was created by the Minnesota Legislature in 1987, "To provide for the diversification of the State''s mineral economy through long term support of mineral exploration, development, production, and commercialization" (Minn. State. sec. 93.001). The projects conducted under the Mineral Diversification Program are managed and coordinated through the Minerals ...

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LEGISLATURE: LEGISLATIVE TASK FORCE ON MINERALS: …

2009-2-23 · The Legislative Task Force on Minerals was created by the 1989 legislature [Laws 1989 c335 art1 sec53] to examine issues related to Minnesota''s mineral resources and the role of the state in fostering development of those resources.

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Publications | Minnesota DNR

2019-5-1 · Many Minnesota prospectors prefer a sluice box to a gold pan. This is because a sluice box is better at capturing smaller pieces of gold. In order to sluice you are required to get a permit from the state government. A gold pan can still be effective in Minnesota, but it requires a steady hand, a keen eye, and some experience.

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Minerals And Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2173)

2017-8-21 · Minerals And Mining (General) Regulations, 2012 (L.I. 2173) ARRANGEMENT OF REGULATIONS ... export, sell or dispose of gold or other precious minerals produced by the holder shall be submitted to the Minister as set out in accordance with the Form Two in the First Schedule. (2) The application shall be accompanied with ...

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Gold Mineral Properties

Native gold is an element and a mineral. It is highly prized by people because of its attractive color, its rarity, resistance to tarnish, and its many special properties - some of which are unique to gold. No other element has more uses than gold. All of these factors help support a price of gold …

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Little American Mine, Rainy Lake, Koochiching Co ...

Little American Mine, Rainy Lake, Koochiching Co., Minnesota, USA : Small mine producing about $4,600 worth of gold between 1894-1895. Mineralization was in a quartz vein associated with a shear zone in chlorite and biotite-bearing schists in an Archean greenstone ...

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Mineral laws in Sweden

2021-3-3 · Mineral laws in Sweden. Sweden have had legislation about the right to undertake exploration and exploitation since the Middle Ages. The oldest known mining laws are from the 1300s. Mineral laws is needed to facilitate society´s supply of necessary metals and minerals.

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The Mineral Industry of Minnesota

2021-8-17 · Minnesota leads in iron ore production and is a major producer of construction and industrial sand and gravel and peat. It produces crushed stone, dimension stone, lime, and natural gemstones. Iron ore is taconite and is upgraded for steel-making. The following data table gives nonfuel mineral commodity production data for Minnesota extracted ...

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Minnesota Mineral Exploration for Metallic Minerals

2017-3-17 · Active state nonferrous metallic mineral leases See company label codes below for map labels. Terminated state nonferrous metallic mineral leases (1967-August 2016) Bedrock Geology data from the Minnesota Geological Survey''s 2011 S-21 statewide map at 1:500,000 scale. State active and terminated/expired nonferrous metallic minerals leases (as of

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Minerals and Mining Act

2016-2-20 · (a) becoming the subject of an application for a mineral right for a mineral, or (b) becoming the subject of an application for a mineral right in respect of specified minerals or of all minerals except specified minerals. (2) An Executive Instrument issued shall be by the authority of the President. Power of Minister to grant mineral rights 5.

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Vermillion Gold | A Gold Exploration Company

Vermillion Gold — A Gold Exploration Company. Vermillion Gold is a Minnesota-based mineral exploration company focused on discovery of gold deposits in northern Minnesota''s highly prospective but underexplored Vermilion Greenstone Belt. The company has assembled 5,227 acres of mineral leases covering three target areas with known gold ...

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Common Minnesota Rocks | College of Science and …

2021-9-23 · Throughout geologic time, Minnesota''s landscape has undergone many changes. At times, high mountains lined the horizon. Later, vast seas engulfed the region. Still later, great sheets of ice covered the land. All of these environments are recorded in the rocks and sediments found around the state. The following is a summary of the major rock types found in Minnesota …

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News and public notices | Minnesota DNR

2021-9-18 · Vermillion Gold Inc. (VGI) submitted a proposed plan to explore for metallic mineral deposits on leased state mineral rights about 11 miles southeast of Big Fork, Minnesota in Itasca County. VGI''s exploration plan proposes conducting geophysical surveys, along a grid area, that may include sampling bedrock and soils using hand tools.

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Minnesota Gold Mining and Prospecting Areas ...

2015-8-12 · Also Read: Gold Mining in Iowa And: Rich Gold Mines of Ontario, Canada Geologists Believe there is Potential for Big Gold in Minnesota . Experts state they believe that the conditions are not favorable for finding large amounts of gold by panning in streams and rivers, but these same experts also agree that they believe there may be significant gold …

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MAPS SHOWING METALLIC MINERAL DISTRICTS AND …

2012-1-18 · A.L., eds., Metallogeny of gold in the Black Hills, South Dakota: Society of Economic Geology Guide­ book Series, v. 7, p. 20-30. Wilson, A.B., and DeWitt, Ed; 1990, Database for metallic mineral districts and mines of the northern Black Hills, South Dakota and Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 90-0424-A (Program Documenta­

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Northern Territory Mineral Titles Regulation

2016-4-14 · The definition of "mineral" in section 2 of the Minerals Acquisition Act includes "all mineral substances, gold, silver, copper, tin and other metals, ores or other substances containing metals or minerals, and gems, precious stones, coal, shale, mineral …

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What Gems Are Found in Minnesota? | Our Pastimes

2017-4-12 · Much of Minnesota''s nearly 87,000 square miles borders or includes water. The northeastern part of the state lies along Lake Superior, while the state includes a phenomenal 11,842 distinct lakes. Minnesota''s sheer size and …

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Critical Minerals and U.S. Public Policy

2019-6-28 · Selected Critical Minerals-Related Legislation in the 115th and 116th Congresses ... lead, gold, and platinum. While some are more abundant than many other minerals, most REEs are not concentrated enough to make them easily exploitable economically. The lanthanides are often broken into two groups: light rare earth elements (LREEs)—lanthanum

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Gold Panning and Prospecting in Minnesota. Placer and Lode

Gold can be found by recreational prospecting in many of the waters of Minnesota. Most gold recovered is very finely textured flour gold. Quantities found in these placer deposits are generally not rich enough to attract much interest on a large scale, but many prospectors enjoy finding some of the nice gold present within Minnesota.

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Mining Regulations 2020

2021-7-16 · industrial minerals under a mineral tenement to which this regulation applies is, in accordance with paragraph (c)(i) of that definition, 400 metres. 6—Waiver of exemption (1) For the purposes of section 9AA(8)(b) of the Act, a tenement holder must provide the owner of land with the following information in relation to each relevant tenement or

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Evaluation of Weights of Evidence to Predict Gold ...

2019-2-27 · significant gold deposit has yet been discovered in Minnesota, despite several periods of intense exploration activity in the 1980s and early 1990s. This project utilized public datasets representing geology, geophysics, and geochemistry to predict the likelihood of new gold occurrences in northern Minnesota''s

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Exploratory Borings | Minnesota DNR

2021-9-14 · The Lands and Minerals Division compiles data related to private exploratory borings, or drill holes, in Minnesota. Provided here are data and maps pertaining to exploratory borings in Minnesota since 1987. If you have questions please contact: Glenn Melchert, Geologist MN DNR - Division of Lands and Minerals 1525 Third Avenue East, Hibbing, MN ...

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Leasing state-owned non-ferrous metallic mineral rights in ...

Minnesota Legislative Reference Library Catalog Electronic record. The Legislative Reference Library has archived the following electronic versions of this document. There may be other documents available.

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Mineral Resources Act

2019-5-3 · of mineral resources in the Province for the future benefit of the Province. (2) In administering this Act, the Minister shall consider the prin-ciples and goals referred to in the Environmental Goals and Sustainable Prosperity Act, which …

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EVALUATION REPORT Mineral Taxation

2016-1-12 · E-mail: legislative [email protected] • Website: • Minnesota Relay: 1-800-627-3529 or 7-1-1 O L A Apr il 2015 . Members of the Legislative Audit Commission : Taconite and iron ore mining in Minnesota has its own tax system. Mining companies pay a

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Minnesota Mining Laws

2016-4-4 · mineral interests, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, sec. 93.55, both when the interest has forfeited to the state and where the owner has failed to comply with the severed mineral interest law. (5) Restrictions on use of state minerals Certain laws restrict or prohibit the leasing of state-owned minerals.

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Minnesota Gems, Minerals and Fossils You Can Find

Minnesota has quite a few nice types of minerals that you can find. The Lake Superior Agate is probably the most popular, with it nice variety of colors and abundance in some areas. You can also find many varieties of fossils. In fact fossil hunting is a very popular pastime in Minnesota.

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SEC.gov | FACT SHEET

2017-3-14 · Currently, gold is the only conflict mineral with a nationally or internationally recognized due diligence framework for determining whether it is recycled or scrap, which is part of the OECD Due Diligence Guidance. For the other three minerals, if a company cannot reasonably conclude after its inquiry that its minerals are from recycled or ...

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Legislation & policy: mineral ownership | Planning ...

Mineral ownership in the UK: In the UK ''minerals'' are defined in Town and Country Planning legislation as: ''all substances in or under land of a kind ordinarily worked for removal by underground or surface working, except that it does not include peat cut for purposes other than for sale.'' With the exception of oil, gas, coal, gold and silver, the state does not own mineral …

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Should we mine copper and nickel in Minnesota … to help ...

Sept. 11, 2019. Just as steel made from Minnesota''s iron ore powered the U.S. military to victory during World War II, supporters of copper-nickel mining in the state say the industry could help ...