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Title: The mineral and rock resources of Ghana

Abstract

This book presents in this publication information on the mineral and rock resources of Ghana. Minerals that do not exist in Ghana in commercial quantities are also treated and mention is made where they have been found in Ghana. Topics covered include the following: the importance of minerals; the geography, physiography, geology and geohydrology of Ghana; metallic minerals; non-metallic minerals; bulk construction materials; radioactive minerals; petroleum and other fossil fuels; minor minerals; minerals in concentrates; the Ghana Geological Survey and mineral exploration and exploitation in Ghana; and legislation affecting mineral concessions and the mining industry.

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OSTI Identifier:
6752942
Resource Type:
Book
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
29 ENERGY PLANNING, POLICY AND ECONOMY; GHANA; ENERGY POLICY; MINERAL RESOURCES; EXPLOITATION; EXPLORATION; RESOURCE ASSESSMENT; BUILDING MATERIALS; FOSSIL FUELS; GEOGRAPHY; GEOLOGIC SURVEYS; GEOLOGY; HYDROLOGY; LEGISLATION; METALS; NONMETALS; ORE CONCENTRATES; RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS; ROCKS; AFRICA; DEVELOPING COUNTRIES; ELEMENTS; ENERGY SOURCES; FUELS; GOVERNMENT POLICIES; MATERIALS; RESOURCES; SURVEYS; 290400* - Energy Planning & Policy- Energy Resources; 293000 - Energy Planning & Policy- Policy, Legislation, & Regulation; 290200 - Energy Planning & Policy- Economics & Sociology

Citation Formats

Kesse, G O. The mineral and rock resources of Ghana. United States: N. p., 1985. Web.
Kesse, G O. The mineral and rock resources of Ghana. United States.
Kesse, G O. Tue . "The mineral and rock resources of Ghana". United States.
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