The Hi - Boy Claims is a uranium mine located in Douglas county, Nevada at an elevation of 5,761 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: 5,761 Feet (1,756 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 38.65361, -119.41167
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Hi - Boy Claims MRDS details
Primary: Hi - Boy Claims
Land ownership: National Forest
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
Name: Lake Sediments
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Pliocene
Comment (Commodity): ONE SAMPLE CONTAINED 0.07 PERCENT EU3O8
Comment (Deposit): BACKGROUND = 0.009 MR/HR; HIGH = 0.15 MR/HR.
Comment (Workings): SEVERAL SMALL PITS AND TRENCHES
Reference (Deposit): GARSIDE, L. J., 1973 , RADIOACTIVE MINERAL OCCURENCES IN NEV., NEV. BUREAU OF MINES AND GEOLOGY, BULL. 81