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Foster River, Saskatchewan, Canada

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 55° 47' 0'' North , 105° 49' 4'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 55.78344, -105.81769
Sulfide-bearing sedimentary rocks metamorphosed to the upper amphibolite-granulite facies. Some iron formation, nodular sillimanite rock

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41 entries listed. 23 valid minerals.

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Steadman, Jeffrey Alan (2010) The Geology and Geochemistry of Base Metal Sulfide Mineralization in the Foster River area, Northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Graduate Theses and Dissertations Iowa State University. Paper 11785.

Steadman, J. A., & Spry, P. G. (2015). Metamorphosed Proterozoic Zn-Pb-Ag Mineralization in the Foster River Area, Northern Saskatchewan, Canada. Economic Geology, 110(5), 1193-1214.

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