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The Principal Rare Earth Elements Deposits of the United States: A Summary of Domestic Deposits and a Global Perspective

Categories: Geology/Mining,Science/Technology

http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5220/downloads/SIR10-5220.pdf

Describes what rare earth elements are, why that are increasingly important for high-technology applications, and where REE can be found in the U.S.  Attempts to provide a nontechnical overview of domestic reserves and resources of REE and possibilities for utilizing those resources.  From the U.S. Geological Survey