Unnamed (west of Walker Lake)

Occurrences, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Ag; Au; Cu
Other commodities Ba; Mo; V

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale SP
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale A-3
Latitude 67.11
Longitude -154.42
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Location and accuracy This site represents a northwest-trending 2-mile-long area along a ridge 1.5 miles west of Walker Lake. The coordinates are for the center of the area, in the N1/12 of sec. 26, T. 20 N., R. 20 E., of the Kateel River Meridian. Location is accurate to within 2000 ft. Localities 71 and 72 of Grybeck and Nelson (1981) are at either end of the area.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

These occurrences consist of grab samples that contained up to 2.5 ppm Au, 2 ppm Ag, 1000 ppm Ba, 810 ppm Cu, 30 ppm Mo, and 2000 ppm V. Some samples are not described, others include iron-stained greenschist (Garland and others, 1975, ADGGS OFR 66).
Geologic map unit (-154.422739019004, 67.1094952317445)
Alteration of deposit Local iron staining.

Production and reserves

Indication of production None

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