Tiglukpuk Creek

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodities Phosphorus-Phosphates, REE, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10160095
MRDS ID A015670
MAS/MILS ID 0020220005
Record type Site
Current site name Tiglukpuk Creek
Alternate or previous names Skimo Creek
Related records 10003137

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -151.92271, 68.29658 (WGS84)
Elevation 790
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Umiat 013 S 001 E 21 NESWSW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Phosphorus-Phosphates Primary
REE Tertiary
Vanadium Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -151.92271, 68.29658

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Both metallic and non-metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1950

Mining district

District name Colville Mining District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim
Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category Federal

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020220005
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A015670 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 022-001

  • Deposit

    P302A pp. 2, 6, 9-11

  • Deposit

    GSA6612 P. 1705.

  • Deposit

    GSA6612 P. 1707.

  • Deposit

    B1139 P. 50.

  • Deposit

    P303G P.497.

  • Deposit

    MIRL 16 P. 3.

  • Deposit

    OF75-268 P. 53.

  • Deposit

    OF77-166C P. 25.

  • Deposit

    BMOF36-79 P. 17.

  • Deposit

    BMOF109-78 P. 21.

  • Deposit

    BMOF34-94, 130 PP.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 13-JUL-1994 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines