Wrangell District

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

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 60000291
MRDS ID D002181
Record type District
Current site name Wrangell District

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -132.05184, 56.49975 (WGS84)
Relative position LAND STATUS VALUE CALCULATED 6-94 USING GIS OVERLAY ANALYSIS WITH BLM 1:2,500,000 SCALE OWNERSHIP STATUS MAP (1991).
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Geographic areas

Country State
United States Alaska

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Zinc Primary
Silver Primary
Lead Primary

Nearby scientific data

(1) -132.05184, 56.49975

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic

Mining district

District name WRANGELL DISTRICT

Reference information

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    GAULT, H. R., ROSSMAN, D. L., FLINT, G. M., JR., AND RAY, R. G., 1953, SOME ZINC LEAD DEPOSITS OF THE WRANGELL DISTRICT, ALASKA: USGS BULL. 998B, PP 15 - 55

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1976 FISHER, FRED S. U.S. Geological Survey