|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||NB|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||B-5|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This prospect is near lower Skookum Creek about 6,500 feet northeast of White Mountain. The site is in the SE1/4 of section 9, T. 7 N., R. 13 E. of the Copper River Meridian. This is National Park Service locality WRST-12 (unpublished data) and the coordinates for this prospect were provided by the National Park Service.|
Geologic descriptionAn unpublished National Park Service map and accompanying database identify this gold prospect. It is located in an area of Quaternary deposits downstream from exposures of Triassic limestone and Nikolai Greenstone (Lowe and others, 1982). Gold-bearing sulfide bodies are present in Triassic carbonate rocks to the southwest of this prospect (NB021, NB022, and NB023).
|Geologic map unit||(-143.013334580264, 62.3963237040168)|
|Indication of production||None|
Additional commentsThe prospect is in the Wrangell-St. Elias National Preserve.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson (Applied Geology)|
|Last report date||11/24/2002|