Bird Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Tungsten, Gold, Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10009626
MRDS ID D002715
Record type Site
Current site name Bird Creek

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -150.90279, 62.56621 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Tungsten Primary
Gold Primary
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Copper Ore
Gold Ore
Scheelite Ore

Nearby scientific data

(1) -150.90279, 62.56621

Comments on the geologic information

  • HR.AGE.MV: BEDROCK SLATE

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002715

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

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

  • Deposit

    MERTIE, J. B., JR., 1919, PLATINUM-BEARING GOLD PLACERS OF THE KAHILTNA VALLEY: USGS BULL. 692, P. 233-264.

Reporter information

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