Diorite-tonalite 24.4 Ma age. Explored by Leigh Resources Corp. 1997: 11 Cu and/or Au prospects identified; heavy vegetation; altered diorite and volcaniclastic rocks; massive magnetite-pyrite-chalcopyrite skarn.
Study area name
Southeast Asia and Melanesia
Chivas and McDougall (1978); Lum and Calicutt (1989); United Nations (1985); Leigh Resources Corp. (1998); Singer and others (2008)
Lum, J.A., and Calicutt, W.W., 1989, Opportunities for U.S. industry in gold developments of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Fiji: Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. Trade and Development Program, Minerals Policy Program East West Center, 391 p.