Unnamed (near head of Kotsina River)

Prospect, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale MC
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-8
Latitude 61.731
Longitude -143.7264
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy An unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a copper prospect. The prospect is approximately located on the Kotsina River near the mouth of Shower Gulch. It is 2,000 feet north of the center of section 2, T. 2 S., R. 9 E. of the Copper River Meridian. The latitude and longitude for this record were provided by the National Park Service. The accuracy of this location is not known.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

An unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a copper prospect. Bedrock in the area is Triassic Nikolai Greenstone (MacKevett and others, 1978).
Geologic map unit (-143.728493004292, 61.7305460778428)

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

Additional comments

The locality is in the Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park and Preserve.

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