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Giant Yellowknife Mine (Giant Mine), Yellowknife, North Slave Region, Northwest Territories, Canadai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 29' 58'' North , 114° 21' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned) - last checked 2020
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Yellowknife15,865 (2016)5.1km


An abandoned gold mine located on the West side of Yellowknife Bay, North shore of Great Slave Lake.

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


40 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Leslie Charles Coleman (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425
Aurostibite (TL)
Formula: AuSb2
Type Locality:
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953): Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527. GRAHAM, A.R. & KAIMAN, S. (1952): Aurostibite, AuSb2; a new mineral in the pyrite group. American Mineralogist 37, 461-469.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Berthierite
Formula: FeSb2S4
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Leslie Charles Coleman (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Dadsonite (TL)
Formula: Pb23Sb25S60Cl
Type Locality:
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953): Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527. JAMBOR, J.L. (1967a): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 1. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 7-24. JAMBOR, J.L. (1967b): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 2. Mineral descriptions. Canadian Mineralogist 9, 191-213. JAMBOR, J.L. (1968): New lead sulfantimonides from Madoc, Ontario. 3. Syntheses, paragenesis, origin. Canadian Mineralogist 10, 507-521. JAMBOR, J.L. (1969): Dadsonite (minerals Q and QM), a new lead sulphantimonide. Mineralogical Magazine 37, 437-441.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Coleman, L.C. (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Jamieson, H. E. (2014): The Legacy of Arsenic Contamination from Mining and Processing Refractory Gold Ore at Giant Mine, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Pp. 533-549 in Bowell, R.J., Alpers, C.N., Jamieson, H.E., Nordstrom, D.K. and Majzlan, J., Eds. (2014): Arsenic: Environmental Geochemistry, Mineralogy, and Microbiology. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Vol. 79, Mineral. Soc. of Am., Chantilly, VA and Geochem. Soc., St. Louis, MO, USA, 635 pp.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy; American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Mineralogical Magazine 1969 37 : 437-441
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
'Leucoxene'
Reference: Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Meneghinite
Formula: Pb13CuSb7S24
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Muscovite var. Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Leslie Charles Coleman (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe1-xS
Reference: Leslie Charles Coleman (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425; COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Padgham, W A, Atkinson, D O (1991) Mineral Deposits of the Slave Province, Northwest Territories (Field Trip 13, 8th IAGOD Symposium) Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2168
Rickardite
Formula: Cu7Te5
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Semseyite
Formula: Pb9Sb8S21
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: American Mineralogist: 37: 461-469.; Leslie Charles Coleman (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Maggie Wilson; COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2+2)Sb4S12S
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Coleman, L.C. (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52:400-425.
Yukonite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Jamieson, H. E. (2014): The Legacy of Arsenic Contamination from Mining and Processing Refractory Gold Ore at Giant Mine, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Pp. 533-549 in Bowell, R.J., Alpers, C.N., Jamieson, H.E., Nordstrom, D.K. and Majzlan, J., Eds. (2014): Arsenic: Environmental Geochemistry, Mineralogy, and Microbiology. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Vol. 79, Mineral. Soc. of Am., Chantilly, VA and Geochem. Soc., St. Louis, MO, USA, 635 pp.
Zinkenite
Formula: Pb9Sb22S42
Reference: COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Gold1.AA.05Au
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Aurostibite (TL)2.EB.05aAuSb2
Berthierite2.HA.20FeSb2S4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite2.HA.05CuSbS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Dadsonite (TL)2.HC.30Pb23Sb25S60Cl
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Gudmundite2.EB.20FeSbS
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Meneghinite2.HB.05bPb13CuSb7S24
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe1-xS
Rickardite2.BA.30Cu7Te5
Semseyite2.HC.10dPb9Sb8S21
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2+2)Sb4S12S
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Zinkenite2.JB.35aPb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Yukonite8.DM.25Ca3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var. Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Leucoxene'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe1-xS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Aurostibite (TL)2.12.1.11AuSb2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Gudmundite2.12.4.2FeSbS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Miscellaneous
Rickardite2.16.15.1Cu7Te5
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Meneghinite3.3.5.1Pb13CuSb7S24
'Tetrahedrite Subgroup'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2+2)Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
2 < ø < 2.49
Dadsonite (TL)3.6.8.1Pb23Sb25S60Cl
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Semseyite3.6.20.4Pb9Sb8S21
ø = 2
Berthierite3.7.9.3FeSb2S4
Chalcostibite3.7.5.1CuSbS2
1 < ø < 2
Zinkenite3.8.1.1Pb9Sb22S42
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Yukonite42.8.6.1Ca3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Leucoxene'-
Muscovite
var. Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H YukoniteCa3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O YukoniteCa3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S DadsonitePb23Sb25S60Cl
S PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S StibniteSb2S3
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GudmunditeFeSbS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S GalenaPbS
S ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
S SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
S BerthieriteFeSb2S4
S Tetrahedrite SubgroupCu6(Cu4X22+)Sb4S12S
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S UllmanniteNiSbS
ClChlorine
Cl DadsonitePb23Sb25S60Cl
KPotassium
K Muscovite var. SericiteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca YukoniteCa3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe GudmunditeFeSbS
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe BerthieriteFeSb2S4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe YukoniteCa3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
NiNickel
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
CuCopper
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Cu Tetrahedrite SubgroupCu6(Cu4X22+)Sb4S12S
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu RickarditeCu7Te5
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As YukoniteCa3Fe3+(AsO4)2(OH)3 · 5H2O
AgSilver
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
SnTin
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
SbAntimony
Sb AurostibiteAuSb2
Sb DadsonitePb23Sb25S60Cl
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb AntimonySb
Sb GudmunditeFeSbS
Sb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Sb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Sb BerthieriteFeSb2S4
Sb Tetrahedrite SubgroupCu6(Cu4X22+)Sb4S12S
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
TeTellurium
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te AltaitePbTe
Te RickarditeCu7Te5
AuGold
Au AurostibiteAuSb2
Au GoldAu
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
PbLead
Pb DadsonitePb23Sb25S60Cl
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb LeadPb
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb ZinkenitePb9Sb22S42
Pb SemseyitePb9Sb8S21
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb MeneghinitePb13CuSb7S24
Pb AltaitePbTe

References

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COLEMAN, L.C. (1953) Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay area, N.W.T. American Mineralogist 38, 506-527.
Coleman, L.C. (1957) Mineralogy of the Giant Yellowknife gold mine, Yellowknife, N.W.T. Economic Geology 52, 400-425.
GRAHAM, A.R. & KAIMAN, S. (1952): Aurostibite, AuSb2; a new mineral in the pyrite group. American Mineralogist 37, 461-469.
JAMBOR, J.L. (1969): Dadsonite (minerals Q and QM), a new lead sulphantimonide. Mineralogical Magazine 37, 437-441.
Jamieson, H. E. (2014): The Legacy of Arsenic Contamination from Mining and Processing Refractory Gold Ore at Giant Mine, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, Canada. Pp. 533-549 in Bowell, R.J., Alpers, C.N., Jamieson, H.E., Nordstrom, D.K. and Majzlan, J., Eds. (2014): Arsenic: Environmental Geochemistry, Mineralogy, and Microbiology. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, Vol. 79, Mineral. Soc. of Am., Chantilly, VA and Geochem. Soc., St. Louis, MO, USA, 635 pp.

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