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74- “Saghand Uranium Mineral Complex in Yazd”

The Saghand uranium mineral complex is located at the 180Km of north eastern of Yazd and is the first ring of nuclear fuel cycle. It is an important and sensitive area in the country’s nuclear industry, located in the heart of the so-called Dozakhdare.
Based on the preliminary discovery, 9 uranium anomalies have been identified in this region numbered from 1 to 9. The number 2 and 3 anomalies are combined with each other because of their low distance, As a result, the anomalies number 1 and 2 have been studied in detail. The studies are now focused on mine number 2 which is an underground mine with an area of about 2 square kilometers. The presence of uranium in the underground mine is up to 340 meters. The presence of uranium in mine number 1 is estimated to a depth of 140 meters from the ground.

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