Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - CG020; Between Portage Bay and Chignik Lake), Alaska Peninsula District, Lake and Peninsula Borough, Alaska, USA
Depending on its exact location this site may be located on land conveyed to or patented by the Bristol Bay Native Corporation or it may be within the Alaska Peninsula National Wildlife Refuge.
Location: This site's approximate location is between Portage Bay and Chignik Lake in T. 46 S., R. 60 W., of the Seward Meridian (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977, locality 22). This site may be related to or part of the Home Creek occurrence (CG011). The site location as plotted is accurate to within 3 miles.
Geology: This site has been described as consisting of extensive altered zones in composite Tertiary plutons which are weakly mineralized (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977).
Commodities (Major) - Cu?
Development Status: None
Deposit Model: Porphyry copper? (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 17)
ReferencesMacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous mineral deposits in the western part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-F, 38 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
No entries listed.
The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
This page is currently not sponsored. To sponsor this page click here.
|Fade toolbar when not in focus||Fix toolbar to bottom of page|
|Hide Social Media Links|
|Slideshow frame delay||seconds|
Locality Updated: Nanisivik Mine, Nanisivik, Baffin Island, Nunavut Territory, CanadaFrom László Horváth, 6th Dec 2013 15:09:04