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Gold-silver deposits and occurrences in Yukon Territory. by J.A. Morin and D.A. Downing

Gold-silver deposits and occurrences in Yukon Territory. by J.A. Morin and D.A. Downing

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Published by Indian and Northern Affairs in Whitehorse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gold - Yukon Territory,
  • Silver - Yukon Territory

  • Edition Notes

    11

    ContributionsDowning, D.A.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination22 p. & 1 map
    Number of Pages22
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22035551M

    During my visit to the Yukon last summer, as part of the Yukon Mining Tour, I felt the mining history everywhere we went. The sheer size of the Yukon is impressive (nearly , square kilometers) and it’s hard to believe that there aren’t more world-class mineral discoveries just waiting to be uncovered in this Canadian territory. Gold, Silver, Lead, Zinc, Copper mining claims. We would not attempt to do the project with out at least 1 to million working capital and that does not include and new equipment such as dozers. Gold and Silver Deposits of the Basin and Range Province Western U.S.A. (Arizona Geological Society Digest, volume xv) Hardcover – January 1, by Joe (editor) Wilkins, Jr. (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Reviews: 2.


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Gold-silver deposits and occurrences in Yukon Territory. by J.A. Morin and D.A. Downing Download PDF EPUB FB2

Morin, J.A. and Downing, D.A., Gold-Silver Deposits and Occurrences in Yukon Territory. Yukon Geological Survey, Open File Abstract: Map and report listing information on mineral ocurrences in Yukon that contain noteworthy amounts of gold and/or silver. A capsule description of the occurrence's geology is present along with a list of the significant ore minerals.

Abstract: Yukon Gold-Silver File is an inventory of gold and silver-bearing mineral deposits and occurrences in follows the Open File entitled Gold-Silver Deposits and Occurrences in Yukon Territory by J.A.

Morin and D.A. Downing. Other sources of information include: 1) Indian and Northern Affairs Canada Reports, including a) Yukon Exploration and Geology reports up to and.

Large-scale gold mining in the Yukon Territory didn’t end untiland by that time the region had yielded some $ million in gold. Today, some. You could say it all began with the Klondike Gold Rush inbut the history of gold in the Yukon goes back to the early traders and trappers who first found gold in the territory.

Much of this gold was in placer deposits. Placer is a Spanish word meaning a place where gold was dug from the earth mainly from sand & gravel deposits where the gold was : Geotek. The Mount Nansen ore deposit consists of a system of narrow steeply dipping veins in metamorphic rocks of Precambrian to Paleozoic age, andesitic volcanics and granodioritic to granitic intrusives of Mesozoic age, and Cretaceous to early Tertiary dacitic porphyries.

Pyrite, arsenopyrite, sphalerite, galena and freibergite are the main constituents of the sulphide ore which has been mined Cited by: 4. Few mining districts hold the same kind of mystique as the Yukon’s White Gold district.

Even those with little knowledge of the area’s mining history know about the Klondike gold rush and how. Take a short trip with me to Dawson City, Canada. Have a look at how the "average, not for TV" miner gets gold.

No staged arguments, breakdowns, or deadlines. Five placer grains of Pt-Fe alloy, ca. to 2 mm, roundish in shape, and hitherto unconfirmed from this locality, were recovered from a placer deposit in Burwash Creek, Kluane area, Yukon.

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We plan to be a major player and force in the Yukon gold market and utilize this position to create worthwhile opportunities for us and our present and future. If you have questions, email: [email protected] or phone:or toll free in Yukon: ext.

Yukon Archives image database Our image database has over image records from 7 collections. The Northern Miner in Toronto is a weekly newspaper covering the mining industry worldwide including the Northwest Territory.

Prospecting for Gold the Northwest Territories of Canada along Gold-silver deposits and occurrences in Yukon Territory. by J.A. Morin and D.A. Downing book many other valuable minerals including copper, diamonds and uranium is a viable occupation.

Background. Our client, Ground Truth Exploration, Inc., used AGI instruments and software to prove that gold deposits exist in areas of the Yukon Territory in company had already ground truthed the gold deposit, but they wanted to prove that they could map any gold deposit locations in the Yukon frontier, and they used our tools to show how it could be done.

In the the previous mining group invested 6 to 8 million in drilling and geological surveys of the historical wealth presous metal laden region of Alaska. Th current owner purchase some of mining equipment, all their records and claims which gave them vast knowledge of the area.

Yukon - Yukon - The gold rush and territorial status: During the early s, gold discoveries on tributaries of the Yukon River attracted prospectors to the area. Only small amounts of gold had been mined before Aug. 17,when three prospectors—George Washington Carmack and his two Tagish partners, Skookum Jim Mason and his nephew, known as “Tagish Charlie”—found rich deposits in.

Complete List of Claims, Mineral Properties, Deposits & Mining Projects For Sale in Yukon. Lease, Option, & Joint Venture Available. Yukon Territory is located in northwest Canada.

Yukon Territory is bordered by the Beaufort Sea, the United States to the west, Northwest Territories to the east, and British Columbia to the south. Canada is one of nearly countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World.

The. Gold Mining in the Yukon with the Ross Box Sluice, by RMS-Ross Corporation - Duration: rmsrossviews. First Dredging Trip of !!. - Duration: Between andover $ million worth of gold was uncovered from the depths of the Yukon River. In the Canadian Parliament passed the Yukon Act, officially establishing the Yukon Territory, separating the proliferating area from its northwestern counterparts and creating a commissioner and legislative assembly.

Police ensured Canadian jurisdiction over the territory. The Yukon Territory, famous for its "Klondike Gold Rush" over years ago, is home to several important gemstones. The official gemstone of the Yukon is "Lazulite" from the Rapid Creek area in northern Yukon.

Although, many beautiful crystal specimens of lazulite have been found, crystals suitable for cutting are extremely rare. California, Oregon, and British Columbia had their gold rushes and stories but the Klondike was like no other.

Between and overadventurers made the journey from all over the world to the largely uninhabited Yukon territory in search of gold.

Yukon, territory of northwestern Canada, an area of rugged mountains and high plateaus. It is bounded by the Northwest Territories to the east, by British Columbia to the south, and by the U.S. state of Alaska to the west, and it extends northward to the Beaufort Sea.

Its capital city is Whitehorse. Yukon has 89 identified mines listed in The Diggings™. The most commonly listed primary commodities in Yukon mines are Gold, Silver, and the time these mines were surveyed, 20 mines in Yukon were observed to have ore mineralization in an outcrop, shallow pit, or isolated drill hole—known as an occurance mine.

1 Yukon has 26 prospect mines. 2 42 mines were in production at the. Mining Insider, Exploration, Mines, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon $, federal funding to help promote northern mining at annual conference.

The Yukon Mining Alliance will use the funding to help showcase the opportunities in the North at the annual PDAC Conference in. According to the latest data collected by Dawson City, it is estimated t ounces of gold were produced in from placer-mining operations, an increase of 2% f ounces of gold produced in Stacy Hassard, Yukon minister of economic development, said that placer mining accounts for about 10% of the territory’s economy.

Two weeks ago, I flew to the Yukon Territory for an investment tour hosted by the Yukon Mining Alliance. Mining companies, all at different stages, pooled together capital to fly out and pitch 25 analysts, fund managers, investment bankers, and letter writers. Kudos to the tour organizers, who did an excellent job.

The trip was an awesome experience, not only because of the range of. Gold mining deposit report for "Deposit #Usgs" (#USGS) in Yukon, Canada. The property was the site of small-scale intermittent mining activities from early to that reportedly produced o ounces of gold andounces of silver at projected grades of ounce per ton of gold and 35 ounces per ton of silver.

The claims optioned by Provenance include several key zones of mineralization. Gold Panning From ancient Rome, to the Klondike Gold Rush of the late s, to the modern day Discovery television show Gold Rush, panning has been a part of the search for gold.

Today, in Yukon and Alaska, there are plenty of opportunities for recreational gold panning. The rush of seeing a flash of gold in your pan, the possibility of a lucky strike and experiencing a bit of history are all. Much of the Gold mined is from large mining operations where the Gold is smeltered for commercial use, and although many commercial gold mines exist, mineral specimens and crystals are hard to come across.

China and South Africa have been the worlds two largest Gold producers, but collectors will rarely if ever see a Gold specimen from these countries due to the restrictive nature of the. Gold exploration in Canada's Yukon territory is just getting started JIM MUSTARD joined PI Financial in October and brings an extensive range of capital-market and industry experience.

Immediately prior to joining PI, Jim was at Canada Zinc Metals Corporation for two years and prior to that was a vice president and senior mining analyst at Haywood Securities for 11 years.

Mining. Our Vision. That mining in the Yukon occurs only in places where such activities are ecologically and culturally acceptable. Where mining occurs, it will be based on need for the metal, on sound economics, and it will be done in a way that ensures that perpetual treatment is not necessary.

Get this from a library. Mines and important mineral deposits of the Yukon and Northwest Territories, [Northern Affairs Program (Canada).

Mining Management and Infrastructure Directorate.;] -- Discusses the mineral deposits of northern Canada, their geological environments and origins. Also includes tabulated inventory of mine reserves and important mineral deposit resources. Canada's Yukon Territory announced Tuesday that it has opened one of the largest unbroken wilderness areas in North America to mining and mineral exploration.

InMining produced 1, ounces of gold from the area mined in InMining opened a new cut where mining recovered 3, ounces of gold from upper gravels out of a 4, ounce projected resource.

Mining terminated the lease in May   The mining history books will have to be rewritten. Brand-new discoveries of large — and incredibly rich — gold deposits in Canada's Yukon Territory have sparked the imaginations and.

Gold mining in Alaska, a state of the United States, has been a major industry and impetus for exploration and settlement since a few years after the United States acquired the territory from Russia.

Russian explorers discovered placer gold in the Kenai River inbut no gold was produced. Gold mining started in from placers southeast of Juneau, Alaska. The location of these deposits, their current status with respect to production, and deposit type are shown on the accompanying map.

Sullivan, Eskay Creek, Valley Copper and Equity Silver mines have, or will have, produced more silver by the time they close than the largest silver mining camp in British Columbia, the Slocan.

The highest grade. Via While salmon fishing near the Klondike River in Canada’s Yukon Territory on this day inGeorge Carmack reportedly spots nuggets of gold in a creek bed. His lucky discovery sparks the last great gold rush in the American West. Hoping to cash in on reported gold strikes in Alaska, Carmack had traveled.

Yukon Gold, a reality show about gold mining in the Yukon; This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Yukon Gold. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.

This page was last edited on 1 June   Between andapproximatelyoz of placer gold were obtained from the Indian River and Black Hills Creek, which equates to roughly 20% of the production for the entire Yukon Territory during that period. The area is unglaciated, exposure is poor, and there are few known lode gold occurrences present.

References Cited — Alaska: Assessment of Undiscovered Deposits of Gold, Silver, Copper, Lead, and Zinc in the United States, U.S. Geological Survey Circular Gold mining is a global business with operations on every continent, except Antarctica, and gold is extracted from mines of widely varying types and scale.

Mines and gold mining operations have become increasingly geographically diverse, far removed from the concentrated supply of four decades or so ago when the vast majority of the world’s.lists choice proven mining and mineral properties for sale worldwide.

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