Salmon Bay

Prospect in Alaska, United States with commodities REE, Thorium, Uranium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10282819
MRDS ID A010333
MAS/MILS ID 0021170052
Record type Site
Current site name Salmon Bay
Alternate or previous names E&P Lode, Wandue, Raven, Fishery Island
Related records 10000285

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -133.14356, 56.29803 (WGS84)
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 064 S 079 E 30 NENENW Alaska


Commodity Importance
REE Primary
Thorium Tertiary
Uranium Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -133.14356, 56.29803

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Located Claim

Land status

Ownership category State

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0021170052
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS A010333 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Ownership

    ALASKA KARDEX 117-015

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    C196 pp. 13, 14, 16

  • Deposit

    C202 pp. 1, 8

  • Deposit

    GR44 pp. 1-12, 50-54

  • Deposit


  • Deposit

    MTA 82 No. F-46

Comments on the references

  • HOUSTON, J. R., 1952 (USGS MEM. REPT. 356).

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 12-FEB-1988 Clm U.S. Bureau of Mines