Caribou Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Tungsten

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009575
MRDS ID D002631
Record type Site
Current site name Caribou Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.71956, 63.59957 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Wolframite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.71956, 63.59957

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Park

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002631

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    COBB, EDWARD H., 1975, TUNGSTEN OCCURRENCES IN ALASKA, USGS MAP, MR-66.

  • Deposit

    JOESTING, H. R., 1942, STRATEGIC MINERAL OCCURRENCES IN INTERIOR ALASKA: ALASKA DEPT. MINES PAMPHLET 1, 46 P.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-APR-1977 Elliott, James E. U.S. Geological Survey