Commodities: limestone, marble, silica, lead, copper, zinc
The Moor district covers the northern end of the Wood Hills south of Moor Summit and the northern end of Independence Valley south of Interstate 80.
Smith, 1976, p. 115; Jones, 1983; LaPointe and others, 1991, p. 169
Moores Creek District
Commodities: gold, silver(?), mercury(?)
Moores Creek is on the northwest slope of Mount Jefferson in the central Toquima Range about 10 miles north of Round Mountain.
Kleinhampl and Ziony, 1984, p. 149
Commodities: silver, gold, lead, antimony, tin, uranium
Located on the eastern slope of the central Hot Creek Range 15 miles north of Hot Creek. Most of the area is north of Morey Peak, northwest and southeast of Sixmile Summit.
Stretch, 1867, p. 62; White, 1869, p. 76; Wheeler, 1872, p. 38; Lincoln, 1923, p. 178; Stoddard, 1932, p. 69; Kral, 1951, p. 132; Lawrence, 1963, p. 132; Garside, 1973, p. 93; Kleinhampl and Ziony, 1984, p. 152
Mormon Mountains District
Commodities: copper, silver
Includes the portion of the Mormon Mountains lying between Mormon Peak and Moapa Peak, extending from Meadow Valley Wash to the east flank of the range.
Tingley, 1989c, p. 5
Mound House District
Discovered: 1905 (?)
Commodities: gypsum, uranium
Located in the low foothills of the Virginia Range adjacent to the border between Carson City and Lyon County.
Lincoln, 1923, p. 129; Stoddard and Carpenter, 1950, p. 78; Moore, 1969. p. 34; Garside, 1973, p. 76