Thursday, December 11, 2014

Major URANIUM Producing Regions of World - World Geography

1. Uranium City: it is an important Uranium producing centre situated in Canada. It is a small town located at the coast of Lake Athabasca. Modern methods are used to obtain Uranium from here. 

2. Port Radium: It is an important Uranium producing centre situated in Canada. It is a small town. It is famous for the activities related to uranium mining. It is situated the coast of Lake Gt. Slave. 

3. Blind River: It is a small river of northern part of Canada from where Uranium obtained in large quantities. 

4. Radium Hill: It is obtained in Australia and it is Australia’s big Uranium producing region. Uranium is produced here in large quantities. It also has accumulated reserves of Uranium. 

5. Mary Katheline: It is located in Australia and is country’s major Uranium producing centre. It has huge reserves of Uranium. 

6. Witwatersrant: It is situated in South Africa and is a big Uranium producing centre. 

7. Grand Junction: It is located in Colorado State of U.S.A. It is country’s largest uranium producing region. 

8. Pokhomaski: It is situated in Ukraine and is country’ largest Uranium producing centre. 

9. Fargana Basin: It is located in Uzbekistan. It produces large quantities of Uranium. World’s 5.5% Uranium is obtained from here. 

10. Rum Jungle: it is situated in Northern Territory State of Australia. 

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