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Sidney W Deloach-Overton

Supervisory Statistical Assistant

National Minerals Information Center

Office Phone: 703-648-4927
Fax: 703-648-4995

John W Powell FB
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston , VA 20192-0002

Supervisor: Shonta E Osborne
The "Li_Triangle_ARG_MRP_NMIC.gdb" geospatial database was developed by the U.S. Geological Survey for use in a geographic information system (GIS) to support mineral resource research and assessment of lithium resources in the Argentina portion of the central South American Lithium Triangle. The Lithium Triangle is host to significant amounts (nearly 60%) of the worlds known (identified) resources of lithium. Over 100 salars and lagunas, ranging in area from a few square kilometers (km2) to approximately 9,000 km2, are found within this region. The Lithium Triangle is approximately 400,000 km2 and encompasses about 150 internal drainage basins in northwestern Argentina, western Bolivia, northern Chile, and southern-most...
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