|Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale||VA|
|Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale||D-7|
|Nearby scientific data||Find additional scientific data near this location|
|Location and accuracy||This prospect is located at the mouth of Mendeltna Creek on the northwest shore of Tazlina Lake. It is in the SE1/4 of section 12, T. 2 N., R. 7 W., of the Copper River Meridian and is probably accurately located. This prospect is locality 116 of Winkler and others (1981 [OFR 80-892-B]).|
Geologic descriptionPlacer claims were staked at this locality and current from 1971 to 1974 (U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1980; Winkler and others, 1981 [OFR 80-892-B]). They are assumed to have been staked for placer gold.
|Geologic map unit||(-146.416885595085, 61.9678084915642)|
|Mineral deposit model||Placer Au (Cox and Singer, 1986; model 39a)|
|Mineral deposit model number||39a|
|Age of mineralization||Holocene.|
|Workings or exploration||Probably only prospected.|
|Indication of production||None|
U.S. Bureau of Mines, 1980, Valdez 1:250,000 quadrangle map overlay showing mineral deposit locations, principal minerals, and number and type of claims: U.S. Bureau of Mines Open-File Report, August 1980.
Winkler, G.R., Miller, R.J., MacKevett, E.M., Jr., and Holloway, C.D., 1981, Map and summary table describing mineral deposits in the Valdez quadrangle, southern Alaska: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 80-892-B, 2 sheets, scale l:250,000.
|Reporters||Travis L. Hudson|
|Last report date||12/14/2001|