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Reference Number
Mineral Industry Report 1977
Reference Type
Indian & Northern Affairs Canada/Department of Indian & Northern Development: Geology
Document Type
Annual Report

General Information

Abstract: This report is a review of the Yukon mineral industry for 1977 by the Geology Section, Yukon, Northern Affairs Program, Department of Indian and Northern Affairs. It includes descriptions of work conducted on mineral claims by individuals and mineral exploration companies and operating summaries of the several producing mines in the Yukon. It also contains technical papers on select properties.

Information in this report was obtained from visits to mineral properties, from personal communication with individuals and from technical reports, trade journals, newspapers, publications of the Geological Survey of Canada and the monthly reports of the District Mining Recorders. A list of assessment reports, both confidential and those available for inspection, is included in the list of Technical Reports.

In this report, activities of the mineral industry are divided into lode mining and exploration, coal mining and exploration and placer mining.
Authors: Morin, J.A., Marchand, M., Craig, D.B. and Debicki, D.L.
Citation: INAC, 1979. Mineral Industry Report 1977, J.A. Morin, M. Marchand, D.B. Craig, R.L. Debicki (eds.), Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, Northern Affairs Program, Geology Section, 124 p.

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Related Occurrences

Name Number Type Status
Now 106D 008 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Rebel 105K 083 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Junker 105B 061 Hard-rock Unknown
Arseno 105K 053 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Bubble 105K 051 Hard-rock Showing
Hammer 105K 084 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Mel 095D 005 Hard-rock Deposit
McMillan Main Zone 095D 006 Hard-rock Deposit
Logtung 105B 039 Hard-rock Deposit
Pyramid 106C 077 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Sian 106C 074 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Edina 106C 082 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Craig 106C 073 Hard-rock Deposit
Trent 106C 104 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Discovery 106C 103 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Fyre Lake 105G 034 Hard-rock Deposit
Hopper Porphyry Zone 115H 034 Hard-rock Prospect
Keg 105K 078 Hard-rock Deposit
Rod 106C 087 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Ocelot 106D 007 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Copper Castle 115H 019 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Stu - Zone A 115I 011 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Ida 106C 081 Hard-rock Anomaly
Tom Southeast 105O 063 Hard-rock Deposit

Related Publications

Number Relationship Authors Title
MIR1977_p22 Contains Morin, J.A. A preliminary report on Hart River (116 A/10) - A Proterozoic massive sulphide deposit
MIR1977_p27 Contains Godwin, C., Harakal, J., Carne, R., and Mortensen, J. Geochronometric study of a Tertiary lamprophyre, MacMillan Pass, Yukon Territory
MIR1977_p5 Contains McLaren, G.P. and Godwin, G.I. Minor elements in sphalerite from carbonate-hosted zinc-lead deposits, Yukon Territory and adjacent District of Mackenzie, Northwest Territories
MIR1977_p28 Contains Godwin, C. and Mortensen, J. Provisional Rb/Sr dates: Cash porphyry copper molybdenum property, Yukon Territory