Alaska Minerals Reports

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Mineral Assessments

 

Title:

Mineral Investigations in the Delta River Mining District, East-central Alaska

Author:P.E. Bittenbender, K.W. Bean, J.M. Kurtak and J. Deininger, Jr.
Year:2007
Pages:676 pp.

Availability:  
Plates:

 

BLM TR 57 (PDF 15 mb)
BLM TR 57 Plate 1 -- Mines, prospects, occurrences, and sample locations map of the Delta River Mining District study area, East-central Alaska. (PDF 5 mb)
BLM TR 57 Plate 2 -- USGS stream sediment sample locations map of the southern Mt. Hayes quadrangle, East-central Alaska. (PDF 3.8 mb)

Title:

Mineral Investigations in the Koyukuk Mining District, Northern Alaska
 Vol. I - Introductory text and summaries of mines, prospects and mineral occurrences in the Bettles, Chandalar, Chandler Lake and Hughes quadrangles
 Vol. II - Summaries of mines, prospects and mineral occurrences in the Melozitna, Survey Pass, Tanana and Wiseman quadrangles
Author:J.M Kurtak, R. F. Klieforth, J. M. Clark, and E. A. Maclean
Year:2002
Pages:--
Availability: BLM AK TR 50 Vol I (PDF 13.3 MB)
 BLM AK TR 50 Vol II (PDF 11 MB)
Plates:BLM AK TR 50 Plate (PDF 9.7 MB)

Title:Mineral Assessment of the Ahtna, Inc. Selections in the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska: Executive Summary and Final Report
Author:M. P. Meyer, D. A. VandeWeg and A. D. Shepherd
Year:2000
Pages:299 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 34  (PDF 11.4 MB)

Title:Mineral Assessment of the Stikine Area, Central Southeast Alaska                                        
Author:J. C. Still, P. E. Bittenbender, K. W. Bean and E. G. Gensler
Year:2002
Pages:560 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 51  (PDF 21.5 MB)
Plates:BLM TR 51 Plates (PDF 35.8 MB)

Title:Mineral Resources of the Chichagof and Baranof Islands Area, Southeast Alaska              
Author:P. E. Bittenbender, J. C. Still, K. M. Maas and M. E. McDonald, Jr.
Year:1999
Pages:222 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 19  (PDF 45.4 MB)

Title:Mineral Investigations in the Ketchikan Mining District, Southeastern Alaska                 
Author:K. M. Maas, P. E. Bittenbender and J. C. Still
Year:1995
Pages:606 pp
Availability:USBM OFR 11-95  (PDF 43.6 MB)

Title:Mineral Investigations in the Colville Mining District and Southern National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska
Author:J. M. Kurtak, R. W. Hicks, M. B. Werdon, M. P. Meyer and C. G. Mull 
Year:1995
Pages:217 pp.
Availability: USBM OFR 8-95 (PDF 23.2 MB)
Plates:USBM OFR 8-95 Plate 1 (PDF 4.4 MB)

Title:Mineral Investigations in the Valdez Creek Mining District, South-Central Alaska             
Author:J. M. Kurtak, D. D. Southworth, M. D. Balen and K. H. Clautice
Year:1991
Pages:658 pp.
Availability:USBM OFR 1-92 (PDF 40.7 MB)

Title:Mineral Investigations in the Juneau Mining District, Alaska, 1984-1988                        
Author:U.S. Bureau of Mines
Year:1989
Pages: --
Availability:USBM SP JMD (PDFs - 3 volumes in 8 sections)

 
 
  
  

Economic Prefeasibility Reports

 

Title:Economic Prefeasibility Studies of Mining in the Stikine Area, Southeast Alaska                
Author:J. R. Coldwell
Year:2002
Pages:33 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 52 (PDF 15.5 MB)

Title:Economic Prefeasibility Studies of Mining in the Koyukuk Mining District, Northern Alaska
Author:J. R. Coldwell
Year:2002
Pages:57 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 38  (PDF 4.2 MB)

Title:Economic Prefeasibility Studies of Mining in the Ahtna, Inc. Selections in the Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, Alaska
Author:J. R. Coldwell
Year:2000
Pages:25 pp.
Availability:BLM OFR 77 (PDF 576 KB)

Title:Economic Feasibility of Mining in the Chichagof and Baranof Islands Area, Southeast Alaska
Author:J. R. Coldwell
Year:1998
Pages:25 pp.
Availability:BLM OFR 68 (PDF 1.7 MB)

Title:Economic Feasibility of Mining in the Colville Mining District, Alaska                                      
Author:J. R. Coldwell and E. C. Gensler
Year:1995
Pages:26 pp.
Availability:USBM OFR 49-95 (PDF 1.8 MB)

Title:Economic Feasibility of Mining in the Ketchikan Mining District, Alaska                                   
Author:J. Coldwell and E. Gensler
Year:1995
Pages:26 pp.
Availability:USBM OFR 6-95 (PDF 2.0 MB)


Airborne Geophysical Surveys

 

Title:Stikine Airborne Geophysical Survey Followup, Central Southeast Alaska   
Author:P. Bittenbender, K. Bean and J. Still
Year:2001
Pages:124 pp.
Availability:BLM TR 37 (PDF 14.2 MB)

Title:Ketchikan Airborne Geophysical Survey: Geologic and Geographic Data Sets
Author:BLM
Year:2000
Pages:n/a
Availability:BLM OFR 79  (Available on CD-ROM by request)