Mining Information

Plat maps are now offered online.
To search the maps you will need to:
1) Click "Recorder's Document Index"
2) Accept Disclaimer Content
3) Click "Document Search-Web" at the bottom
4) Enter recording start and end date as "01/01/1901"
No other fields require being filled out. Plat maps are named after the Township and Range they are located. All plat maps with new claims are updated the first week of every month.

With this service now being offered online we do not require an extra copy of a new mining map or certificate of locations to be sent in with the originals. If you require a conformed copy of the mining map, that will be an additional $2.00 charge per page. 

Mining Map requirements:
"The size of each sheet must be 8 1/2 by 14 inches or 24 by 36 inches. Any 8 1/2- by 14-inch sheet must be capable of being photocopied. Any 24- by 36-inch sheet must be a mylar print or other material capable of being reproduced by standard means". NRS 517.040

Signature Requirements:
Affidavit of intent to hold are required to have a notarized signature.
Certificate of locations are required to have an original signature.

Lander County Recorder's mining fees: 

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