Geological environments and metal endowments found in Continental arc basement domains

Geological environment: Magmatic arc
Primary metal endowments: Porphyry Cu ± Mo (± Au-Ag)
References
Berger, B.R., Ayuso, R.A., Wynn, J.C., and Seal, R.R., 2008, Preliminary model of porphyry copper deposits: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2008–1321, 55 p.
John, D.A., Ayuso, R.A., Barton, M.D., Blakely, R.J., Bodnar, R.J., Dilles, J.H., Gray, Floyd, Graybeal, F.T., Mars, J.C., McPhee, D.K., Seal, R.R., Taylor, R.D., and Vikre, P.G., 2010, Porphyry copper deposit model, chap. B of Mineral deposit models for resource assessment: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070–B, 169 p; http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2010/5070/b/.
Geological environment: Magmatic arc
Primary metal endowments: Cu-Zn-Pb ± Au-Ag VMS
References
Hannington, M.D., de Ronde, C.E.J., and Petersen, S., 2005, Sea-floor tectonics and submarine hydrothermal systems, in Hedenquist, J.W., Thompson, J.F.H., Goldfarb, R.J., and Richards, J.P., eds., Economic Geology 100th Anniversary Volume, p. 111–141.
Mosier, D.L., Berger, V.I., and Singer, D.A., 2009, Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of the world—Database and grade and tonnage models: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009–1034, 46 p.; http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1034/.
Shanks, W.C. Pat, III, and Thurston, Roland, eds., 2012, Volcanogenic massive sulfide occurrence model: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2010–5070–C, 345 p.
Geological environment: Forearc wedge
Primary metal endowments: Podiform Cr
References
Cawthorn, R.G., Barnes, S.J., Ballhaus, C., and Malitch, K.N., 2005, Platinum group element, chromium, and vanadium deposits in mafic and ultramafic rocks: Economic Geology 100th Anniversary Volume, p. 215–250.
Mosier, D.L., Singer, D.A., Moring, B.C., and Galloway, J.P., 2012, Podiform chromite deposits—Database and grade and tonnage models: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5157, 45 p. and database; http://pubs.usgs.gov/sir/2012/5157/.
Singer, D.A., Page, N.J., and Lipin, B.R., 1986, Grade and tonnage model of major podiform chromite, in Cox, D.P., and Singer, D.A., eds., Mineral deposit models: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1693, p. 38–44.