Bakersfield Field Office

Non-Energy Minerals 

Geologic Resources (Bakersfield Field Office)

Recreational Mining

Locatable Minerals

Locatable Minerals Regulations 43 CFR 3800

  • Lands Subject to Location (part 3810)
  • Locating Mining Claims on Lands Patented under the Stockraising Homestead Act (subpart 3814)
  • Exploration and Mining on lands under Wilderness Review (subpart 3802)
  • Exploration and Mining on Public Lands (Surface Management (subpart 3809)
  • Mining Claims located within Powersite Withdrawals (subpart 3730)

Salable Minerals (Mineral Materials) 43 CFR 3600

Solid Leasable Minerals

Other Information


Abandoned Mine Lands