Copper Creek

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

GMRAP ID 9675
Alternate names Callison Copper
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Included sites Dick Creek, Pyrrhotite Creek,
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -131.706120136, 58.219204622
Geologic map unit -131.706120136, 58.219204622
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic–Early Jurassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals chalcopyrite, galena, magnetite, pyrrhotite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks diorite, monzonite, syenite, granodiorite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic–Early Jurassic

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Au, Ag
Minor commodities Pb, Zn
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Grades: 1.04 percent Cu, 3.4 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); Schroeter and others (2006); Schroeter and others (2007); Firesteel Resources Inc. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)
Firesteel Resources Inc., 2008: Firesteel Resources Inc. Web page accessed 2008, at http://www.firesteelresources.com.MINFILE BC, 2009, MINFILE Mineral inventory: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, MINFILE database, total records 12,523, accessed December 2009, at http://minfile.gov.bc.ca/.
Schroeter, Tom; Cathro, Michael; Grieve, David; Lane, Robert; Pardy, Jamie; and Wojdak, Paul, 2006, British Columbia mining and mineral exploration overview 2005: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Information Circular 2006-1, 20 p.
Schroeter, Tom; Grieve, David; Lane, Robert; Madu, Bruce; Northcote, Bruce; and Wojdak, Paul, 2007, British Columbia mining and mineral exploration overview 2006: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources Information Circular 2007-1, 28 p.