Unnamed (east of upper Wild Lake)

Occurrence, Inactive

Commodities and mineralogy

Main commodities Cu
Ore minerals malachite; unspecified copper sulfides

Geographic location

Quadrangle map, 1:250,000-scale WI
Quadrangle map, 1:63,360-scale C-3
Latitude 67.5383
Longitude -151.457
Nearby scientific data Find additional scientific data near this location
Location and accuracy This occurrence is about 1.8 miles east of the upper end of Wild Lake and 1.5 miles west-northwest of the junction of Deadman and Flat Creeks. The occurrence is on a 3,800-foot knoll, 0.2 mile northeast of the center of section 1, T. 31 N., R. 18 W., of the Fairbanks Meridian. The location is accurate within one-half mile.

Geologic setting

Geologic description

Brosge and Reiser (1960) noted copper sulfides and malachite staining in Devonian calcareous schist. No other information is available.
Geologic map unit (-151.459756344383, 67.5378514289398)
Alteration of deposit Oxidation of copper mineral(s).

Production and reserves

Workings or exploration Only surface sampling.
Indication of production None

References