Necons River

Prospect, Probably inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Au
Ore minerals gold

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale LH
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-3
Latitude 61.0268
Longitude -154.0112
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy Cobb and Reed (1981) reported that placer gold activity has occurred at about this location on the Necons River. The Necons River is a moderate-size stream that flows southwest to the Stony River from headwaters in the Alaska Range. The map site is below Two Lakes, in the NW1/4 section 24, T 11 N, R 27 W, of the Seward Meridian. The location is very approximate, perhaps within several miles.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Cobb and Reed (1981) reported that placer gold activity has occurred at approximately this location on the Necons River.
Geologic map unit (-154.013481531503, 61.026126923717)
Mineral deposit model Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986, model 39a)
Mineral deposit model number 39a
Age of mineralization Quaternary.

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Some surface prospecting has apparently occurred along the Necons River.
Indication of production None

Additional comments

This occurrence is within Lake Clark National Park.

References