Publications on Placer Mining in the Yukon (Part 2)
Here is my second installment of useful publications relating to placer gold mining in the Yukon Territory:
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"An Evaluation of Ground Penetrating Radar as a Tool in Placer Exploration, 1994" (M.A. Power, 1994. Note: this is an Amerok Geophysics text.)
"Sedimentology of the White Channel Placer Deposits, Klondike, West-Central Yukon" (S. R. Morison, 1985. Note: this work was Morison's Master's Degree thesis at the University of Alberta.)
"Light Auger Drilling for Placer Prospecting in the Klondike District, Yukon: a Pilot Project" (D. Brent, 1995.)
"Stewart River Placer Project Station Location Map" (G.W. Lowey, S. Deforest, and P.S. Lipovsky, 2004. Note: this map is 1:250,000 scale.)
"Placer Gold Recovery Research: Final Summary, 1990" (R. Clarkson and P.Eng, 1990, New Era Engineering Corporation. Note: this text is a reprint.)
"Placer Mining and Exploration Compilation (105 A/B/C/D)" (L. Carlyle, 1995. Note: this text contains four 1:250,000 scale maps.)
"Summary Report on Placer Research Projects" (C.H. MacDonald and P.Eng, 1990. Note: this text is a reprint from Mineral Resources, DIAND.)
"Yukon Placer Mining Industry-1995, 1996, 1997 and 1998" (A.L. Doyle and A.L. Millar [editors], maps by W.P. LeBarge. Note: this text is out of print but you may be able to access or download it via the Mining Inspections and Exploration and Geological Services Division. )Get Rugged. Visit OutdoorPros.com Today!
There you have it. Eight more publications that may prove useful to those of you considering small-scale mining efforts in the Yukon Territory.
More on the publications in this list can be found on the Yukon Geological Survey website at the following URL:
Good luck out there!
If you liked this post, you may want to read: "Publications on Placer Mining in the Yukon (Part 1)
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