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2015

Goldfarb, Richard, 2015, Tellurium—The bright future of solar energy: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3077, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143077.

John, David, 2015, Rhenium—A rare metal critical to modern transportation: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3101, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143101.

Mercer, C.N., 2015, Indium—Bringing liquid-crystal displays into focus: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2015-3012, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20153012.

Mercer, C.N., 2015, Germanium—Giving microelectronics an efficiency boost: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2015–3011, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20153011.

Wintzer, N.E., and Guberman, D.E., 2015, Antimony—A flame fighter: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2015-3021, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20153021.

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2014

Bermúdez-Lugo, Omayra, 2014, Conflict minerals from the Democratic Republic of the Congo—Global tungsten processing plants, a critical part of the tungsten supply chain (ver. 1.1, August 2014): U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014-3069, 4 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143069.

Bradley, Dwight, and Jaskula, Brian, 2014, Lithium—For harnessing renewable energy: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3035, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143035.

Cannon, W.F., Jr., 2014, Manganese—It turns iron into steel (and does so much more): U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3087, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143087.

Piatak, N.M., Dulong, F.T., Jackson, J.C., and Folger, H.W., 2014, Powder X-ray diffraction laboratory, Reston, Virginia: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3063, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143063.

Schulz, Klaus, and Papp, John, 2014, Niobium and tantalum—Indispensable twins: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3054, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143054.

Van Gosen, B.S., Verplanck, P.L., Long, K.R., Gambogi, Joseph, and Seal, R.R., II, 2014, The rare-earth elements—Vital to modern technologies and lifestyles: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3078, 4 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143078.

Zientek , M.L., and Loferski, P.J., 2014, Platinum-group elements—So many excellent properties: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2014–3064, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20143064.

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2013

Ferrero, R.C., Kolak, J.J., Bills, D.J., Bowen, Z.H., Cordier, D.J., Gallegos, T.J., Hein, J.R., Kelley, K.D., Nelson, P.H., Nuccio, V.F., Schmidt, J.M., and Seal, R.R., 2013, Energy and Minerals Science at the U.S. Geological Survey: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013-3111, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20133111.

Woodruff, Laurel, and Bedinger, George, 2013, Titanium—Light, strong, and white: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013–3059, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3059//.

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2012

Bacon, C.R., Grove, M., Vazquez, J.A., and Coble, M.A., 2012, The Stanford-U.S. Geological Survey SHRIMP ion microprobe—a tool for micro-scale chemical and isotopic analysis: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3067, 4 p, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3067/.

Boland, M.A., 2012, Nickel—Makes stainless steel strong: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3024, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3024/.

Boland, M.A., 2012, Beryllium—Important for National Defense: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3056, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3056/.

Chirico, P.G., and Malpeli, K.C., 2012, A methodology for conducting national-scale alluvial diamond resource potential and production capacity assessments, with a focus on artisanal mining: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3128, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3128/.

Chirico, P.G., and Malpeli, K.C., 2012, Summary of the diamond resource potential and production capacity assessment of Guinea: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3129, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3129/.

Chirico, P.G., and Malpeli, K.C., 2012, Summary of the reconnaissance investigation of the diamond resource potential and production capacity of Côte d’Ivoire: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3130, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3130/.

Matos, G.R., 2012, Use of raw materials in the United States from 1900 through 2010: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3140, 7 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3140/. (Supersedes Fact Sheet 2009–3008.)

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2011

Boland, M.A., and Kropschot, S.J., 2011, Cobalt—For strength and color: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3081, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3081/.

Kropschot, S.J., and Doebrich, J.L., 2011, Lead—Soft and easy to cast: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011–3045, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3045/.

Kropschot, S.J., and Doebrich, J.L., 2011, Zinc—The key to preventing corrosion: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3016, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3016/.

Seal, R.R., and Ayuso, R.A., 2011, Understanding processes affecting mineral deposits in humid environments: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010–3105, 6 p., available only at http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3105/.

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2010

Frank, D.G., 2010, Historical files from Federal government mineral exploration-assistance programs, 1950 to 1974: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3109, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3109/.

Kropschot, S.J., and Doebrich, Jeff, 2010, Chromium—Makes stainless steel stainless: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010–3089, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2010/3089/.

Kropschot, S.J., 2010, Molybdenum—A key component of metal alloys: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2009–3106, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2009/3106/.

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2009

Doebrich, Jeff, 2009, Copper–A Metal for the Ages: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2009-3031, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2009/3031/.

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2008

Bliss, J.D., Hayes, T.S., and Orris, G.J., 2008, revised 2012, Limestone—a crucial and versatile industrial mineral commodity: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008–3089, version 1.1, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2008/3089/.

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2007

Kropschot, S.J., 2007, U.S. Geological Survey Mineral Resources Program—Science Supporting Mineral Resource Stewardship: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2007–3035, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2007/3035/.

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2006

Frost, T.P., and Zientek, M.L., 2006, Copper-silver deposits of the Revett Formation, Montana and Idaho, origin and resource potential: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2006–3072, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2006/3072/.

Nimick, David, 2006, Environmental effects of historical mining in the Boulder River watershed, southwestern Montana: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005–3148, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2005/3148/.

Sullivan, D.E., 2006, Materials in Use in U.S. Interstate Highways: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2006–3127, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2006/3127/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2006, Natural and Man-Made Chemicals in North American Soils—Continental-Scale Pilot Study Completed: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2006–3115, 2p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2006/3115/.

Wallace, A.R., Frank, D.G., and Founie, Alan, 2006, Freshwater diatomite deposits in the western United States: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2006–3044, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2006/3044/.

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2005

Sullivan, D.E., 2005, Metal Stocks in Use in the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005–3090, 2p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2005/3090/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, A Simple Field Leach Test to Assess Potential Leaching of Soluble Constituents from Mine Wastes, Soils, and Other Geologic Materials: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005–3100, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2005/3100/.

Wallace, A.R., 2005, Metallic mineral resource assessment of the Humboldt River Basin, northern Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005–3023, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2005/3023/.

Zientek, M.L., and Kropschot, S.J., 2005, Mineral resources research supports land-use planning in the northern Rocky Mountains: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2005–3155, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2005/3155/.

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2003

Kelley, K.D., and Hudson, T., 2003, The Natural Dispersal of Metals to the Environment in the Wulik River–Ikalukrok Creek Area,Western Brooks Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 107–03, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-107-03/.

Schulz, K.J., and Briskey, J.A., 2003, The Global Mineral Resource Assessment Project: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 053–03, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs053-03/.

Smith, D.B., Goldhaber, M.B., Wilson, M.A., and Burt, Rebecca, 2003, A Proposal for Upgrading the National-Scale Soil Geochemical Database for the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 015–03, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-015-03/.

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2002

Clark, R.N., Meeker, G., Plumlee, G., and Swayze, G., 2002, USGS Environmental Studies of the World Trade Center Area, New York City, after September 11, 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 050–02, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0050-02/.

Haxel, G.B., Hedrick, J.B., Orris, G.J., edited by Stauffer, P.H., and Hendley, J.W., II, 2002, Rare Earth Elements—Critical Resources for High Technology: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 087–02, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2002/fs087-02/.

Montgomery, D.L., Robinson, G.R., Jr., Ayotte, J.D., Flanagan, S.M., and Robinson, K.W., 2002, Digital data set of generalized lithogeochemical characteristics of near-surface bedrock in the New England coastal basins: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 003–02, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-003-02/.

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2001

Bleiwas, D.I., and Kelly, T., 2001, Obsolete Computers, "Gold Mine," or High-Tech Trash? Resource Recovery from Recycling: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 060–01, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs060-01/.

Mueller, S., Goldfarb, R., and Verplanck, P., 2001, Ground-Water Studies in Fairbanks, Alaska — A Better Understanding of Some of the United States' Highest Natural Arsenic Concentrations: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 111–01, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0111-01/.

Nicholson, S.W., Stoeser, D.B., Ludington, S.D., and Wilson, F.H., 2001, USGS Mineral Resources Program National Maps and Datasets for Research and Land Planning: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 079–01, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0079-01/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2001, Wollastonite — A Versatile Industrial Mineral: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 002–01, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0002-01/.

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2000

Bolm, K.S., Frank, D., and Schneider, J.L., 2000, Three Western-Mineral-Resources Archives: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 099–00, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2000/fs099-00/.

Lipin, B.R., 2000, Mineral-Resource Databases: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 122–00, 2 p., (Supersedes U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 076-97), http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs122-00/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2000, Industrial Minerals of the United States: U.S. Talc — Baby Powder and Much More: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 065–00, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0065-00/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2000, A simple device for measuring differences in hydraulic head between surface water and shallow ground water: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 077–00, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0077-00/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 2000, Recycled Aggregates — Profitable Resource Conservation: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 181–99, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0181-99/.

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1999

Jasinski, S.M., Kramer, D.A., Ober, J.A., and Searls, J.P., 1999, Fertilizers — Sustaining Global Food Supplies: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 155–99, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs155-99/.

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1998

Kropschot, S.J., 1998, USGS Mineral Resources Program: International Activities: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 011–98, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0011-98/fs-0011-98.html.

Kropschot, S.J., 1998, USGS Mineral Resources Program: A National Perspective: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 008–98, 4 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0008-98/fs-0008-98.html.

Sznopek, J.L., and Brown, W.M., III, 1998, Materials Flow and Sustainability: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 068–98, 2 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/fs06898.

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1997

Tepordei, V.V., 1997, Natural Aggregates—Foundation of America's Future: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 144–97, 4 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/fs14497.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Placer Gold Mining in Alaska - Cooperative Studies on the Effect of Suction Dredge Operations on the Fortymile River: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 155–97, 4 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/fs15597.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Studies of Suction Dredge Gold-Placer Mining Operations Along the Fortymile River, Eastern Alaska 100: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 154–97, 2 p., http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/fs15497.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Mined-Land Reclamation in the Thar Desert, India-INDO—U.S. Technology Exchange: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 015–97, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0015-97/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Introduction to Potential Fields: Gravity: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 239–95, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0239-95/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Potential-Field Computer Programs, Databases, and Maps: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 238–95, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0238-95/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Compiling Magnetic Databases: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 237–95, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0237-95/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1997, Introduction to Potential Fields: Magnetics: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 236–95, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0236-95/.

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1995

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Western United States Mine-Dump Data Retrievals: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 184–95, 2 p., http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0184-95/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Magnetic Surveys for Locating Abandoned Wells: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 163–95, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0163-95/FS163-95.html.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Natural Environmental Effects of Silver-lead-zinc Deposits in the Brooks Range, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 092–95, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0092-95/.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Geophysical Data Grids for the Conterminous United States: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 078–95, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0078-95/FS078-95.html.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Investigations of Hazardous Waste Sites: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 077–95, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0077-95/FS077-95.html.

U.S. Geological Survey, 1995, Potential-Field Geophysical Software for the PC: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 076–95, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0076-95/FS076-95.html.

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1994

U.S. Geological Survey, 1994, Environmental Geochemistry of Mercury Mines in Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 072–94, http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-0072-94/.

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