State Nonferrous Metallic Mineral Leasing
January 2018

Map

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Map - State Active Leases

Locations of active state nonferrous metallic mineral leases
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Snapshot of Nonferrous Lease Sale Web Map

State Nonferrous Metallic Mineral Leasing Web Map

New web map displaying current active and historic state nonferrous leases along with lease sale and land use screening data
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Tables

Counties with state metallic mineral leases

CountyNumber of LeasesPercentage of Total Leases
Aitkin7614%
Beltrami31%
Carlton265%
Itasca17633%
Koochiching6813%
Lake214%
Lake of the Woods346%
St. Louis12924%
8 Total Counties533 Leases100%

 

Companies holding state metallic mineral leases

Exploration CompanyNumber of LeasesCounties
Afton Minerals34Lake of the Woods
Agate Lake Resources, LLC1St. Louis
AngloGold Ashanti Minnesota Inc.271Itasca, Koochiching, & St. Louis
DMC USA LLC2St. Louis
Encampment Minerals, Inc.73Lake and St. Louis
Franconia Minerals Inc.17Lake and St. Louis
HTX Minerals Corp.2Aitkin
Kennecott Exploration Company99Aitkin and Carlton
Kelleyrock Resources LLC1Aitkin
Solway Resources3Beltrami
Teck American Inc.2St. Louis
Twin Metals Minnesota LLC10Lake
Vermillion Gold Inc.18Itasca, Koochiching, and St. Louis
Total533Aitkin, Beltrami, Carlton, Itasca, Koochiching, Lake, Lake of the Woods, and St. Louis

Data

Maps

GIS Data

The Lands and Minerals Division has a history of creating, maintaining, and sharing spatial datasets and digital print maps.
State Mineral Leasing GIS Data »