|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||MC|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||B-4|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This occurrence is on Canyon Creek. It is at an elevation of about 3,900 feet, in the NE1/4 of section 9, T. 7 S., R. 18 E. of the Copper River Meridian. This is National Park Service locality WRST-242 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Geologic descriptionAn unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this locality as a placer gold occurrence. Bedrock in Canyon Creek is mostly Triassic Nikolai Greenstone (MacKevett, 1978).
|Geologic map unit||(-142.185033655795, 61.2819805780012)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Indication of production||None|
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|