|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||CA|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-5|
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|Location and accuracy||The occurrence is at an elevation of about 350 feet the right fork of Hunter Creek. The occurrence extends about a mile in both directions along the creek. The map site is in section 13, T. 4 N., R. 14 W., Kateel River Meridian.|
Geologic descriptionStream and bench gravels along the right fork of Hunter Creek have been prospected or mined for placer gold. One man prospected on the right fork in 1947.
|Geologic map unit||(-161.472673551235, 65.749329872594)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au-PGE (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a).|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Cass, J.T., 1959, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Candle quadrangle, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-287, 1 sheet, scale 1:250,000.
Cobb, E.H., 1976, Summary of references to mineral occurrences (other than mineral fuels and construction materials) in the Candle, Holy Cross, Norton Bay, Nulato, and Unalakleet quadrangles, Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-866, 102 p.
|Reporters||Anita Williams (Anchorage, AK)|
|Last report date||1/12/2000|