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Minerals

Minerals data and maps available include Mineral localities, Quarry directory, Aggregate Potential Mapping and Exploration records/Open file.

Mineral Localities & Quarry Directory 2014

Coordinate System: Irish National Grid / ING

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Data Downloadhttp://spatial.dcenr.gov.ie/GSI_DOWNLOAD/GSI_Minerals.zip
Map Viewerhttp://dcenr.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=ebaf90ff2d554522b438ff313b0c197a&scale=0
MetadataN/A
Data.gov.ieN/A
Web Serviceshttps://secure.dcenr.gov.ie/arcgis/rest/services/Minerals/ActiveQuarries2014/MapServer
 
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Aggregate Potential Mapping

2010 web services are served on the current Flex APM viewer (displaying half the country).

2016 web services will be served on a new viewer (displaying nationwide coverage) and will be released by the end of 2017.

Coordinate System: Irish Transverse Mercator / ITM

​​​​​TypeSource
Data DownloadN/A
Map Viewerhttp://spatial.dcenr.gov.ie/GeologicalSurvey/APM/
MetadataN/A
Data.gov.ieN/A
Web Serviceshttps://secure.dcenr.gov.ie/arcgis/rest/services/APM

 

Exploration Records ('Open File')

GSI holds Exploration Company Reports relating to many current and retired Prospecting Licence (PL) Areas.

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Data Downloadhttp://geodata.gsi.ie/geodata/menu.cfm?CFID=25890&CFTOKEN=39335977
Map Viewerhttp://www.dccae.gov.ie/en-ie/natural-resources/maps-and-data/Pages/Exploration-company-reports.aspx
MetadataN/A
Data.gov.ieN/A
Web Serviceshttps://secure.dcenr.gov.ie/arcgis/rest/services/EMD/ExtEMDPLareas/MapServer
Goldminehttps://secure.dcenr.gov.ie/goldmine/search.html
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