MI-07 Mineral and Water Resources of Colorado


Summary of mineral and water resources of Colorado. Includes general stratigraphy, structure, and economic geology; occurrence, production, and resources of mineral fuels, metals, nonmetals. Specific mineral fuels discussed are coal, oil and gas, oil shale, asphalt, metallic minerals, non-metallic and industrial minerals, construction materials, and other minor commodities. This is followed by a discussion of water resources, both surface water and groundwater, and its utilization and storage. 302 pages. 49 figures. 44 tables. Digital PDF download. MI-07D