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Whole-rock and sulfide-mineral geochemical data for samples from volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of the Bonnifield district, east-central Alaska

Open-File Report 2011-1171

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Abstract

This Open-File Report presents geochemical data for outcrop and drill-core samples from volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits and associated metaigneous and metasedimentary rocks in the Wood River area of the Bonnifield mining district, northern Alaska Range, east-central Alaska. The data consist of major- and trace-element whole-rock geochemical analyses, and major- and trace-element analyses of sulfide minerals determined by electron microprobe and laser ablation—inductively coupled plasma—mass spectrometry (LA-ICP-MS) techniques. The PDF consists of text, appendix explaining the analytical methods used for the analyses presented in the data tables, a sample location map, and seven data tables. The seven tables are also available as spreadsheets in several file formats. Descriptions and discussions of the Bonnifield deposits are given in Dusel-Bacon and others (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010).

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Whole-rock and sulfide-mineral geochemical data for samples from volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of the Bonnifield district, east-central Alaska
Series title:
Open-File Report
Series number:
2011-1171
Year Published:
2011
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location:
Reston, VA
Contributing office(s):
Western Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center-Menlo Park Office
Description:
iv, 2 p.; Appendix; Figure; Tables
First page:
1
Last page:
43
Country:
United States
State:
Alaska
Other Geospatial:
Wood River Area Of The Bonnifield Mining District
Online Only (Y/N):
Y
Additional Online Files(Y/N):
Y