Isle Dieu Mine

Producer in Quebec, Canada with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver, Zinc

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10303538
MAS/MILS ID 1220500148
Record type Site
Current site name Isle Dieu Mine

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -77.71634, 49.7167 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State
Canada Quebec


Commodity Importance
Copper Secondary
Gold Secondary
Silver Secondary
Zinc Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -77.71634, 49.7167

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant Yes
Year of first production 1986
Milling method Flotation

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Noranda
    Interest 100
    Home office Canada
    Year 1992
    First year 1988
    Last year 1996

Reserves and resources

  • Type In-situ
    Estimate year 1992
    Demonstrated 2,259,000mt ore
    Indicated 2,259,000mt ore
    Total resources 2,259,000mt ore
    Commodity Subtype Grade units Group Importance Year
    Copper Cu 1.23 wt-pct Copper Minor 1992
    Zinc Zn 22.4 wt-pct Zinc Major 1992
    Silver Ag 95 g/mt Silver Minor 1992

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 1220500148

Bibliographic references

  • Reserve-Resource

    E/MJ, NOVEMBER 11, 1988, P-79.

  • Reserve-Resource

    MINING MAGAZINE, MAY 12, 1986, P-548.

  • Reserve-Resource

    MINE DEV. BIMO. FEB. 25, 1987, P-5.

  • Reserve-Resource

    BROOK HUNT, 1992, P-190.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 11-MAR-97 Palencia, Cesar M. U.S. Bureau of Mines