University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Link to University of Wisconsin Digital Collections
Ecology and Natural Resources Collection

Page View

Bureau of Mines / Minerals yearbook: Area reports: domestic 1978-79
Year 1978-79, Volume 2 (1978-1979)

Hill, James J.; Prosser, L. J., Jr.
Michigan,   pp. 263-276 PDF (1.5 MB)


Page 264

Table 2.—Value of nonfuel mineral production in Michigan, by county'
(Thousands) 
Minerals produced in 1978 
1978 
m order of value 
1977 
$46 
50 
w 
w w 
1,231 
271 
905 
12,881 
45 
7,050 
w 
959 
1,082 
w 
w 
w 
436 
w 
73 
659 
w 
w 
w 
w 
15 
242 
258 
w 
882 
344 
w 
1,286 
195 
w w 
1,018 
w 
2,169 
6 
w 
75 
w w 
1,149 
3,113 
120 
14,919 
2,499 
70,213 
w 
w 
w 
118 
w 
248 
35,209 
1,004 
w 
w 
20,238 
2,808 
380 
58,388 
530 
38 
5,138 
35,512 
w 
w 
w w 
1,774 
w w w 
$30 
29 
w 
w 
w 
1,229 
92 
297 
16,157 
100 
6,716 
w 
712 
w 
w 
w 
w 
596 
w 
w 
w 
w 
w 
414 
15 
444 
110 
w 
1,110 
469 
w 
514 
194 
w 
w 
w 
711 
1,839 
w 
144 
2,238 
w 
864 
2,859 
28 
16,459 
2,973 
80,233 
w 
w 
w 
135 
w 
w 
43,413 
509 
w 
w 
22,827 
2,361 
640 
53,153 
430 
155 
3,844 
w 
w 
w 
w 
w 
w 
w 
w 
332 
Sand and gravel, lime. 
Salt, sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel, peat, stone. 
Peat, sand and gravel, lime. 
Stone, sand and gravel. 
Clays, peat, sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel, lime. 
Sand and gravel. 
264See footnotes at end of table.MINERALS YEARBOOK, 1978-79 
County 
Alcona_ -_____________ 
Alger________________ 
Allegan -_____________ 
Alpena... -_____________ 
Antrim 
Arenac_ -_____________ 
Baraga... —_____________ Barry -- 
Bay_________________ 
Benzie — -_____________ 
Berrien -_____________ 
Branch -_____________ 
Calhoun______________ 
Cass 
Charlevoix_____________ 
Cheboygan 
Chippewa_____________ 
Clare________________ 
Clinton_______________ 
Crawford_____________ 
Delta 
Dickinson_____________ 
Eaton --_____________ 
Emmet -_____________ 
Genesee -_____________ 
Gladwin______________ 
Gogebic -_____________ 
Grand Traverse_________ 
Gratiot                
Hillsdale______________ 
Houghton_____________ 
Huron_______________ 
Ingham_______________ 
lonia________________ 
ham 
Iron_________________ 
Isabella______________ 
Jackson______________ 
Kalamazoo 
Kalkaska 
Kent________________ 
Keweenaw_____________ 
Lake________________ 
Lapeer_______________ 
Leelanau_____________ 
Lenawee______________ 
Livingston_____________ 
Luce_________________ 
Mackinac_____________ 
Macomb______________ 
Manistee 
Marquette 
Mason -______________ 
Mecosta               
Menominee____________ 
Midland__ - -__________ 
Missaukee_____________ 
Monroe_______________ 
Montcaln,_____________ 
Montmorency___________ 
Muskegon_____________ 
Newaygo______________ 
Oaldand 
Oceana_______________ 
Ogemaw              
Ontonagon              
Osceola_______________ 
Oscoda_______________ 
Otsego 
Ottawa                
Presquelsle             
Roscommon             
Saginaw               
St.Clair               
St.Joseph              
Sanilac                
Schoolcraft____________ 
Shiawassee             
Tuscola                
VanBuren              
Sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel, stone, peat. 
Cement, stone, clays, sand and graveL 
Clays, sand and gravel. 
Stone, sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel. Do. 
Cement, sand and gravel, lime. Sand and graveL 
Do 
Do. 
Do. 
Sand and gravel, stone. 
Cement, stone, sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel, stone. 
Stone, sand and graveL 
Sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel, clays. 
Sand and gravel, stone. 
Iron ore, sand and gravel, stone. 
Stone, sand and gravel, peat. 
' Cement, stone, clays, sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel. 
Do. 
Do. 
Do. 
Magnesium compounds, calcium chloride, salt, sand and graveL 
Sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel, stone. 
Stone, sand and gravel, lime. 
Sand and gravel, peat. 
Sand and graveL 
Gypsum, sand and graveL 
Iron ore, sand and graveL 
Sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel, stone. 
Sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel, gypsum, peat. 
Sand and gravel. 
Peat, sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel. 
Do. 
Do. 
Do. 
Stone, sand and gravel. Sand and graveL 
Magnesium compounds, salt, sand and gravel, bromine. 
Iron ore, sand and gravel, stone. Calcium chloride, magnesium compounds,
lime, bromine, sand and gravel. Sand and gravel, peat. 
Sand and graveL 
Bromine, calcium chloride, magnesium compounds, iodine, salt. 
Sand and graveL 
Cement, stone, clays, peat. 
Sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel, salt. 
Sand and graveL 
Sand and gravel, peat. 
Sand and gravel. Do. 
Copper, silver, sand and graveL Sand and gravel. 
Sand and gravel. 
Do. 
Stone, sand and gravel. 


Go up to Top of Page