Deer Creek

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10208636
MAS/MILS ID 0020600186
Record type Site
Current site name Deer Creek

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -142.12497, 64.85257 (WGS84)
Elevation 1500
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Fairbanks 001 S 028 E 04 SENWSE Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Lead Tertiary
Zinc Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -142.12497, 64.85257

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Discovery year 1975
Discovery method Geochemical Anomaly

Mining district

District name Forty Mile District

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category BLM Administrative Area

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020600186

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    WGM INC, STAFF. 1976 ANNUAL PROGRESS REPORT, DOYON PROJECT,

  • Deposit

    VOLUME 1A, BLOCKS 1,4,5,7,8. DOYON LTD., FAIRBANKS, AK.

  • Deposit

    REP. NO. 77-02A, 1977, PP. 8-25.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 18-JAN-1995 Reb U.S. Bureau of Mines