Deposits of gold, copper, quicksilver, and associated metals in western Oregon
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Published in [Washington .
Written in English


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Statementby J.T. Pardee.
SeriesUnited States. Dept of the Interior. Memorandum for the press
The Physical Object
Pagination14 numb. ℗ .
Number of Pages14
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14253882M

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There's gold in Oregon, and this book will help you find it! pages of maps, directions, and tips. A must-have for the Oregon gold hunter! Paperback, " x 11".   Much of the copper, zinc, lead, silver, and gold mined in Canada is mined from volcanic–hosted massive sulphide (VHMS) deposits associated with submarine volcanism (VMS deposits). Examples are the deposits at Kidd Creek, Ontario, Flin Flon on the Manitoba-Saskatchewan border, Britannia on Howe Sound, and Myra Falls (within Strathcona Park) on Author: Steven Earle. Iron oxide copper gold ore deposits (IOCG) are important and highly valuable concentrations of copper, gold and uranium ores hosted within iron oxide dominant gangue assemblages which share a common genetic origin. These ore bodies range from around 10 million tonnes of contained ore, to 4, million tonnes or more, and have a grade of between % and 5% copper, with gold contents . The most common associated gangue mineral in valuable deposits is quartz, while in lesser amounts are found calcite, barite, siderite, fluorite, rhodochrosite, and in some places the gangue minerals are silicates like feldspar, pyroxene, hornblende, rhodonite, etc. The silicate minerals are chiefly present in large lodes, where the deposit.

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The Elusive "Pocket Gold" of South Western Oregon. A Technical Guide: Searching Techniques, History, Understanding Small Mine Workings and Geology, Hard Rock Pan Testing, Metal Detecting advice for Hardrock Gold. and Most Important Where to go in Southwestern Oregon. by Tom (T.H) Bohmker. Newly Revised now Pages! Great Book! Includes. Ore deposits that are associated with mafic to ultramafic igneous rocks can generally be divided into those where the metals of interest are hosted in oxide minerals and those where the metals of interest are held as sulfides or are strongly associated with sulfides (e.g., PGE alloys, arsenides, bismuthinides). The oxide ore bodies include stratiform, podiform, and breccia-related chromite. tion gold-silver deposits are restricted to the western andesite assemblage (John et al., ). This paper is a summary of late Cenozoic magmatism and epithermal gold-silver deposits in the northern Great Basin (north of latitude 37°30'N). The focus is on variations in the composition, tectonic setting, and eruptive style of the. Where base metals- -such as copper, lead, and zinc–are deposited, either in veins or as scattered mineral grains, minor amounts of gold are commonly deposited with them. Deposits of this type are mined for the predominant metals, but the gold is also. recovered as .