North Wisconsin

Unknown in Douglas county in Wisconsin, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10082593
MRDS ID W060022
Record type Site
Current site name North Wisconsin

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -91.86684, 46.56666 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Wisconsin Douglas

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
47N}47N 12W}12W 3}10 SW4 (03); NW4 (10) Wisconsin

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Copper Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Volcanic Rock (Aphanitic) > Mafic Volcanic Rock > Basalt

Nearby scientific data

(1) -91.86684, 46.56666

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W060022

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    GROUT, 1901, PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE COPPER-BEARING ROCKS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, WISCONSIN: WISCONSIN GEOLOGICAL SURVEY AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY BULLETIN NO. 6, ECONOMIC SERIES 3, 83 P. INCLUDING MAPS

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit DESCRIPTION FROM GROUT, 1901, PRELIMINARY REPORT ON THE COPPER-BEARING ROCKS OF DOUGLAS COUNTY, WISCONSIN, WISC. GEOLOGICAL AND NATURAL HISTORY SURVEY, BULLETIN NO. 6, ECON. SERIES 3, 83 PP WITH MAPS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUL-1995 Nicholson, S.W. U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-MAR-1997 Sutphin, David M. U.S. Geological Survey
Editor 01-MAY-1997 Mason Jr., G.T. U.S. Geological Survey