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Geology of the McKinley Lake Gold Area, Chugach National Forest, South-Central Alaska.
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This report describes the findings of a geologic survey of the McKinley Lake Gold Area of the Chugach National Forest. Mine workings in over 15 sq mi were mapped, the local mining history reviewed, mineral showings were sampled, and the origin of the gold deposits studied. Although potential zones of economic gold mineralization were not found, minor amounts of gold were detected in 52 pct of the 168 samples studied.
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