Nelson, Rystrom, and Collins

Occurrence in Alaska, United States with commodity Copper

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282801
MAS/MILS ID 0020950365
Record type Site
Current site name Nelson, Rystrom, and Collins

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -147.08255, 60.89288 (WGS84)
Elevation 15
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Copper River 011 S 010 W 30 NWNWNW Alaska


Commodity Importance
Copper Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Pyrite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -147.08255, 60.89288

Ore body information

  • Field Value
    MAS Matrix # 1
    MAS Column # 1
    Type of Orebody #1 SHEAR ZONE
    Shape of Orebody #1 LENTICULAR
    Type of Orebody #2 REPLACEMENT
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Type of Orebody #3 DISSEMINATED
    Primary mode of Origin HYDROTHERMAL
    Primary Ore Control FAULTING
    Secondary Ore Control FOLDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. UNKNOWN
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 UNKNOWN
    Date of Last Modification 881220

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0020950365

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    B1246 pp. 63-73.

  • Deposit

    B1139 363 pp.

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    BMOF83-81 229 pp.

  • Deposit

    B692g pp. 146-147.

  • Deposit

    MF880A # 188

  • Deposit

    MLA5-84 218 pp., (Locality S-106).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 20-DEC-1988 Mpm U.S. Bureau of Mines