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Reference Number
Yukon Exploration and Geology 1981
Reference Type
Indian & Northern Affairs Canada/Department of Indian & Northern Development: Exploration & Geological Services Division
Document Type
Annual Report

General Information

Abstract: This report contains three main sections: 1) introduction and overview of the Yukon Mineral industry; 2) technical reports by government and contributing geologists on the geology of Yukon mineral deposits and mineral districts under active investigation; and 3) descriptions of mineral properties and mineral claims staked in 1981 and summaries of assessment work undertaken by exploration companies to obtain assessment credits.
Authors: Exploration and Geological Services Division
Map Scale: 1 : 0
NTS Mapsheet(s): Yukon Wide
Citation: Yukon Exploration and Geology 1981. Department of Indian and Northern Affairs, Exploration and Geological Services Division, Whitehorse, 282 p.


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NTS Mapsheet(s): Yukon Wide

Related Occurrences

Name Number Type Status
Thor 095C 070 Hard-rock Anomaly
Rebel 105K 083 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Ivo 095E 031 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Justin - Kangas 105H 105 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Justin - Pow 105H 104 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Justin - Confluence 105H 106 Hard-rock Prospect
Justin - Big Swifty 105H 107 Hard-rock Prospect
Justin (Main) 105H 035 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Oro Main 105O 032 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Gow 105O 029 Hard-rock Showing
Stroshein 105O 045 Hard-rock Showing
Sulpetro 095D 026 Hard-rock Deposit
Watsit 095D 014 Hard-rock Anomaly
McMillan Main Zone 095D 006 Hard-rock Deposit
Asbury 095D 016 Hard-rock Anomaly
Logtung 105B 039 Hard-rock Deposit
Scarlet West - Discovery Zone 106C 065 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Butter 115I 126 Hard-rock Anomaly
Fyre Lake 105G 034 Hard-rock Deposit
Beavon 115I 089 Hard-rock Anomaly
Blende-West (Main) 106D 064 Hard-rock Deposit
Blue Lite 106D 084 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Stu - Zone A 115I 011 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Lady Di 105K 108 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Bix 115P 031 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Bix 79-2 115P 067 Hard-rock Drilled Prospect
Justin - Lost Ace 105H 108 Hard-rock Prospect

Related Publications

Number Relationship Authors Title
Yeg1981-pg38 Contains Emond, D.S. Heavy minerals in the gravels of Highet Creek, Yukon Territory, 115 P/9, 16
YEG1981-pg34 Contains Barrette, P. Metamorphism of Sedimentary Rocks by Syenitic Intrusions in the Tombstone Range 116 A/4, Yukon Territory
YEG1981-pg15 Contains Abbott, G. Mineral exploration in Yukon and western district of Mackenzie: Deposit discovery rate and exploration potential
YEG1981-pg48 Contains Kirker, J. Petrographic and geochemical evidence for a hydrothermal origin of the Rusty Springs Pb-Zn-Ag prospect
YEG1981-pg62 Contains Smith, M.J. Petrology & geology of high level rhyolite intrusives of the Skukum area, 105 D SW, Yukon Territory
YEG1981-pg51 Contains Lowey, G.W. Preliminary report on early Tertiary clastics, west-central Yukon
YEG1981-pg22 Contains Abbott, G. Structure and Stratigraphy of the MacMillan Fold Belt: Evidence for Devonian Faulting
YEG1981-pg74 Contains Templeman-Kluit, D. White channel gravel of the Klondike
YEG1981-pg58 Contains Reid, R.P. The co-variation of lithology and geometry in Triassic reefal limestones at Lime Peak, Yukon