|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||SW|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-5|
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|Location and accuracy||This site represents placer claims located on the Aniakchak River approximately 3 miles upstream from Aniakchak Bay (MacKevett and Holloway, 1977, locality 2). Site location is accurate to within 3 miles.|
Geologic descriptionThis site represents gold placer claims shown on 1973 U.S. Bureau of Mines maps.
|Geologic map unit||(-157.602057166617, 56.7992428686259)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer gold-PGE (Cox and Singer, 1986, model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Quaternary.|
|Indication of production||Undetermined|
Additional commentsThis site is located within the Aniakchak National Monument and Preserve.
MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1977, Map showing metalliferous mineral deposits in the western part of southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-169-F, 38 p., 1 sheet, scale 1:1,000,000.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1973, Alaska 1:250,000-scale quadrangle map overlays showing mineral deposit locations, principal minerals, and number and type of claims: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report 20-73, 95 overlays (updated in 1986, 1987).
|Reporters||S.H. Pilcher (Anchorage)|
|Last report date||1/31/2000|