The Colorado Division of Reclamation Mining and Safety& 39;s AUGER map provides information on active and historic mines in Colorado. The interactive map shows: Active and inactive construction and hardrock mines with information on permitting size commodities fees land use and more Coal permit boundaries Alluvial and bedrock aquifers Geology Hydrography Land cover Users can
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Silver Mines In The United States. Total Prospects Occurrences Plants Producers. Alabama 10 2 - - 8 Alaska 3905 1443 862 18 1582 Arizona 5093 463 293 32 4305 Arkansas 4 - 1 - 3 California 5113 1030 481 65 3537 Colorado 5518 170 581 64 4703 Connecticut 21 - 2 1 18 Georgia 21 9 - - 12 Idaho 3316 998 519 13 1786 Illinois 14 1 - 2 11 Kentucky 3 2 ...
Active mines and mineral plants in the US. Mine plants and operations for commodities monitored by the National Minerals Information Center of the USGS. Operations included are those considered active in 2003 and surveyed by the USGS.
The largest current source of silver in Colorado is as a byproduct of gold mining at the Cripple Creek and Victor Gold Mine a large open-pit heap leach operation owned by Newmont Mining Corporation at Victor Colorado see Cripple Creek mining district . In 2006 the mine produced 4.0 metric tons 130000 ounces of silver.
Mining Claims BLM Colorado has 302591 mining claims on public land listed in The Diggings . Of these claims 4.72% are active while 95.28% are now closed. Gunnison Montrose and San are the most active counties in Colorado.
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Silver and Gold in Colorado . While the silver mining industry is just a shadow of it’s former self there are still a few active silver mines operating in Colorado. Some of those mines can be found in the mountains around Aspen. Additionally there is no shortage of gold still waiting to be found in the area.