Gold Mining in Humboldt and Lander Counties, Nevada

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The U.S. Department of the Interior's Office of Natural Resources Revenue, Information and Data Management 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 gold mining in Nevada's Humboldt and Lander counties can be found here. The study includes:

  • The geology and history of gold mining in Humboldt and Lander counties
  • Production and employment information
  • State costs and revenues from the industry
  • Extensive data sources for interested readers

All of the natural resources case studies can be found here.

SourceU.S. Department of the Interior.