Saleable Minerals

How to obtain Mineral Materials from BLM administered federal lands.

Mineral material sales on Nevada BLM lands are handled by the Field Offices where the materials are located.

•   BLM Mineral Policy Statement

•   Land Records 

Salable mineral materials include common variety of sand, stone, gravel, pumice, pumicite, clay, rock, and petrified wood.  BLM sells mineral materials at fair market value and grants free use permits to government agencies, and also issues free use permits for a limited amount of material to nonprofit organizations.  


Field Offices

•  Elko

•  Winnemucca

•  Carson City

•  Ely

•  Las Vegas

•  Battle Mountain