During 1979 and 1980 the U.S. Geological Survey and the Bureau of Mines conducted field investigations to evaluate the mineral resources potential of the Escalante Canyon Instant Study Area, Garfield County, Utah. Field studies included geological mapping and reconnaissance (Weir and Beard, 1981), geochemical sampling, and a survey of known mines, prospects, and mineralized areas (Lane, 1981).
Weir, Gordon W.; Lane, Michael E.; U.S. Geological Survey; and U.S. Bureau of Mines, "Mineral Resources of the Escalante Canyon Instant Study Area, Garfield County, Utah" (1981). All U.S. Government Documents (Utah Regional Depository). Paper 565.