Sediment-hosted stratabound copper (Reduced-facies) deposit in Ngamiland, Botswana

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 11116
Tract name Northwest Botswana Rift (002rfCu2002)
Site status deposit

Geographic location

Country Botswana
State or province Ngamiland
Geographic location 23.140949, -20.472333
Geologic map unit 23.140949, -20.472333
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Sediment-hosted stratabound copper
Deposit subtype Reduced-facies
Age (Ma) 750Ma

Commodity and development information

Major commodities Cu, Ag
Tonnage (Mt) 16Mt
Cu grade (%) 1%
Contained copper 160,000t

Reference information

References Discovery Metals Ltd. (2014)
Site reference Zientek and others (in press)
Discovery Metals Ltd., 2014, Botswana resources conference: Discovery Metals Ltd., 21 p., accessed July 28, 2014, at