Mineral Deposit Inventory of Ontario

Mineral Deposit Inventory (MDI) contains an overview of mineral occurrences in the province of Ontario. Data includes: occurrence type, primary and secondary commodity, deposit name and a link to the full record on GeologyOntario.

Each MDI record provides all or some of the following information: deposit name(s), location, status (e.g., occurrence, prospect, producer, past producer), commodities, character/classification, geological structure, lithology, minerals and mineral alteration, geochemistry, exploration history, and production and reserve data where available. Also included are notes on deposit visits and references to additional publications related to the deposit.

This data is best viewed using Google Earth or similar Keyhole Markup Language (KML) compatible software. For instructions on how to use Google Earth, read the Google Earth tutorial.

[KML]: Keyhole Markup Language [MDI]: Mineral Deposit Inventory

Contact

Ontario's Open Data Team opengov@ontario.ca

Data

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Covers 1890-01-01 - 2020-11-02

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Last Validated Date 2020-11-02
Update frequency Monthly
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