Puale Bay

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282400
MRDS ID A012459
MAS/MILS ID 0021300011
Record type Site
Current site name Puale Bay
Related records 10001680

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -155.70391, 57.76466 (WGS84)
Elevation 152
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
Seward 028 S 039 W 08 NENESE Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary
Gold Tertiary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -155.70391, 57.76466

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Minerals Only

Land status

Ownership category National Wilderness

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021300011
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A012459 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    B1246 p. 7

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    E&MJ 7905 p. 84, No. 189

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 26-SEP-1986 Sbh U.S. Bureau of Mines