Porphyry copper prospect in British Columbia, Canada

Names and other identifiers

Alternate names Lynda,Mitchell Bay, Shik, Shiko, Shiko Lake
Tract name Intermontane Island-Arc Cu-Au (003pCu2002x)
Included sites Quarry zone, Northeast zone, East and Redgold zones, Northwest zone
Site status prospect

Geographic location

Country Canada
State or province British Columbia
Geographic location -121.484182133, 52.46389394
Geologic map unit -121.484182133, 52.46389394
Nearby data

Geologic information

Deposit type Porphyry copper
Age (Ma) 196Ma
Age determination method K-Ar
Age range 196 Ma
Age reference unknown
Minerals bornite, chalcopyrite, magnetite, pyrite, sphalerite
Associated rocks diorite, monzonite, syenite, breccia
Tectonic setting island arc
Stratigraphic age Early Jurassic

Commodity and development information

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

Reference information

Comments 2007 exploration, diamond drilling, 11 holes, 2295 m, IP. Grades: 0.39 percent Cu, 1 g/t Au.
Study area name British Columbia and Yukon Territory
References MINFILE BC (2009); DeGrace and others (2008); NovaGold Resources Inc. (2008)
Site reference Mihalasky and others (2011, revised 2013)