Assessment of undiscovered sandstone-hosted uranium resources in the Texas Coastal Plain, 2015

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2015

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The U.S. Geological Survey estimated a mean of 220 million pounds of recoverable uranium oxide (U3O8 ) remaining as potential undiscovered resources in southern Texas. This estimate used a geology-based assessment method for Tertiary sandstone-hosted uranium deposits in the Texas Coastal Plain sedimentary strata

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  • Fact Sheet

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  • critical issues, database publication, mineral resources, texas, uranium