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Coal-Bearing Regions and Structural Sedimentary Basins of China and Adjacent SeasEntry ID: USGS_OFR0047
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Abstract: The purpose of this dataset is to give geologists and other scientists a
spatial database of coal-bearing regions in China. This data set will be
utilized in energy research
and cartographic projects.
The data set covers of coal-bearing regions, coal fields, structural
sedimentary basins, major coal mine production, and other commodities in China.
The coal-bearing regions were digitized from the Energy Mineral Resource Map of
China and Adjacent Seas, published in 1992 by the Geological Publishing House,
Chinese Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources Information and Institute of
Mineral Deposits of Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, utilizing ARC/INFO.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Steven Podwysocki (comp.)
Dataset Title: Coal-Bearing Regions and Structural Sedimentary Basins of China and Adjacent Seas
Dataset Series Name: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Reston, VA
Dataset Publisher: USGS; Eastern Energy Resources Team
Issue Identification: 00-047Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/openfile/of00-047/
Start Date: 2000-01-01Stop Date: 2000-12-31
Latitude Resolution: 0.00001 m
Longitude Resolution: 0.00001 m
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: online
Distribution Format: ArcView Shape, PDF
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: spodwyso at usgs.gov
U.S. Geological Survey MS 956 National Center 12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 20192
Chinese Institute of Geology and Mineral Resources, comp., 1992, Energy
mineral resources map of China and adjacent seas: Information and Institute of
Mineral Deposits of Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, Beijing, China,
Geological Publishing House,1 map sheet, scale 1:5,000,000.
Ruiling, Li, Tianyu, Hu, and Jianping, Wei, comp., 1996, Coalfield prediction
map of China: Surveying and Mapping Institute of Jilin Province, Publishing
House of Surveying and Mapping, 9 map sheets, scale 1:2,500,000.
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-10-17