Dick Creek

Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Star
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Included sites Copper Creek, DK, DK Creek East, DK Creek west, DK Creek north, Star
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -131.733070148, 58.234444618
Geologic map unit -131.733070148, 58.234444618
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age determination method Geologic inference
Age range Late Triassic
Age reference geologic inference
Minerals azurite, bornite, brochantite, chalcocite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, malachite, pyrite
Associated rocks quartz diorite
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Late Triassic

Commodity and development information

Development status Occurrence
Major commodities Cu, Au
Gold-Moly ratio -9999

Reference information

Comments Grades: 0.8 percent Cu, 0.73 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)