|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MC|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||B-7|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This prospect is on an unnamed west headwater tributary to the Lakina River. It is near the center of section 29, T. 4 S., R. 11 E. of the Copper River Meridian. This is National Park Service locality WRST-159 and the latitude and longitude for this record were provided by the National Park Service.|
Geologic descriptionAn unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a placer gold prospect. Quaternary surficial deposits cover this area and bedrock is not exposed. Bedrock in nearby uplands is mostly Mesozoic sedimentary rocks locally intruded by Tertiary hypabyssal felsic rocks (MacKevett, 1978).
|Geologic map unit||(-143.45987952088, 61.4932486057884)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Additional commentsThe locality is in the Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park and Preserve.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology, Inc.)|
|Last report date||1/12/2003|