NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search
Reconnaissance of Ugashik Beach Sands, Bristol Bay, Alaska.
NTIS: PB 211 052 Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries :28 pages
This report describes a Bureau of Mines examination of beach deposits on the east shore of Bristol Bay in Alaska. The analytical results obtained on 125 samples from the deposits are presented. These results indicate that gold is associated with the black sands in local concentrations, which occasionally cover areas as large as 1 acre in size. The deposits were seldom more than 6 inches in thickness and the samples never exceeded 0.007 Ounce per ton in gold content.
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 211 052; Available for Reference At Bureau Libraries
Page last reviewed: March 11, 2019
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division