The Mountain View Group is a uranium mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 6,240 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.
Elevation: 6,240 Feet (1,902 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 38.77444, -119.45194
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Mountain View Group MRDS details
Primary: Mountain View Group
Secondary: Imperial Claims ?
District: Red Canyon
Land ownership: Private
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 indicate a claim status and does not necessarily indicate an area is open to prospecting.
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): EST. LOCATION
Comment (Deposit): BACKGROUND = 0.02 M R/HR.; HIGH = 0.075 MR/HR.
Comment (Geology): REFER TO RECORD NO. M035878
Reference (Deposit): GARSIDE, L. J., 1973 , RADIOACTIVE MINERAL OCCURENCES IN NEV., NEV. BUREAU OF MINES, BULL. 81 , P. 39