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Mineral resources of the Fort Piute Wilderness Study Area, San Bernardino County, California

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Jane E. Nielson, James G. Frisken, Robert C. Jachens, and John R. McDonnell Jr., 1987, Mineral resources of the Fort Piute Wilderness Study Area, San Bernardino County, California: Bulletin.

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The Fort Piute Wilderness Study Area (CDCA-267) is in northeastern San Bernardino County, California, near the boundary between California and Nevada. Mineral surveys were requested for 31,371 acres of the Fort Piute Wilderness Study Area. In this report the area studied is referred to as "the study area". Examination of mines and prospects in the area was accomplished by the U.S. Bureau of Mines in 1981 and 1982. Field investigations of the area were carried out by the U.S. Geological Survey in 1983 and 1985. No mines or prospects, few mining claims, and no identified resources are located within the wilderness study area. Moderate and low potential for gold resources appears limited to outcrops of gneiss and granite exposed along [...]

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