Copper Mining in Greenlee County, Arizona

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The U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (USEITI) has produced a series of case studies on extractive industries across the United States, focusing on coal, copper, gold, iron, natural gas, and oil.

The case study on copper mining in Greenlee County, Arizona can be found here. The study includes:

  • The geology and history of copper mining in Greenlee County
  • Production and employment information
  • State costs and revenues from the industry
  • Extensive data sources for interested readers

All of the USEITI case studies can be found here.

Source: U.S. Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.