Batza Slough Occurrence

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Silver, Copper, Lead

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10003047
MRDS ID A015571
Record type Site
Current site name Batza Slough Occurrence

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -155.07269, 65.85093 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 250(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Comments on the location information

  • USGS MF-396, LOC. 1. OCCURRENCE AT MOUTH OF BATZA SLOUGH, AT JUNCTION OF KOYUKUK RIVER. LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Silver Primary
Copper Primary
Lead Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Galena Ore
Malachite Ore

Analytical data

Result 3 OZ. AG PER TON

Nearby scientific data

(1) -155.07269, 65.85093

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Hughes

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015571

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS MF-396 (D-5), LOC. 1

  • Deposit

    USGS C 570, P. 6.

  • Deposit

    USGS OF 81-847-A, P. A7.

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit A FLOAT BLOCK OF SILICIFIED ROCK CONTAINED GALENA, CERUSSITE, MALACHITE, AND 3 OZ. PER TON SILVER.
Deposit STREAM GRADIENT UNDER 50 FEET PER MILE. ; INFO.SRC : 1 PUB LIT; 2 UNPUB REPT
Deposit THIS SITE NAME WAS CREATED BY THE REPORTER OR OTHER USGS EMPLOYEE BASED ON PROXIMITY TO SOME MAJOR GEOGRAPHIC FEATURE.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUL-1987 Powers, M.T. (Huber, D.F.) U.S. Geological Survey