Soda Creek Uranium Prospect

The Soda Creek Uranium Prospect is a uranium mine located in Baker county, Oregon at an elevation of 2,881 feet.

About the MRDS Data:

All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.

Mine Info

Name: Soda Creek Uranium Prospect  

State:  Oregon

County:  Baker

Elevation: 2,881 Feet (878 Meters)

Primary Mineral: Uranium

Lat, Long: 44.595, -117.13560

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Soda Creek Uranium Prospect MRDS details

Site Name

Primary: Soda Creek Uranium Prospect
Secondary: Soda Creek Uranium


Primary: Uranium


State: Oregon
County: Baker

Land Status

Land ownership: Unknown
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.


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Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Unknown
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Significant: N


General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Columbia Plateau
Physiographic Section: Payette Section

Mineral Deposit Model

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Analytical Data

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Reference (Deposit): THE ORE BIN, 1955, V. 17, NO. 12, P. 88.

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