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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Exploration in B.C. 1990


Exploration in B.C. 1990 186 pages (PDF 14 MB)
by W.R. Smyth
Part A: Overview of Exploration Activities

V.A. Preto:
British Columbia Exploration and Development Highlights
Introduction; Advanced Projects; Mines; Volcanogenic and Sediment-Hosted Massive Sulphide Deposits; Epithermal Deposits; Porphyry Deposits; Mesothermal Veins and Transitional Deposits; Other Significant Deposits; Summary and A Look at 1991

D.V. Lefebure and M.L. Malott
Northwestern District
Introduction; Highlights; Trends; Opportunities; Mineral Exploration; Tatshenshini River Area; Atlin; Cassiar; British Columbia's "Golden Horseshoe"; Tulsequah River - Tatsamenic Lake Area; Dease Lake - Mount Edziza Area; Galore Creek Area; Forrest Kerr Area; Newmont Lake Area; Iskut River Area; Eskay Creek Area; Sulphurets Creek Area; Stewart Mining Camp; Alice Arm Area; North Coast; Toodoggone River Area; Babine Lake Area; Smithers- Houston Area; Whitesail Lake Area; Coal Placer; Development Projects; Operating Mines

E.L. Faulkner and B.E. Madu:
Central District
Introduction; Highlights; Trends and Opportunities; Mineral Exploration; Northern Quesnel Trough; Southern Quesnel Trough; Barkerville-Cariboo Mountains; Fraser Plateau; Other Areas; Placer Coal Mine Development Review; Operating Mines

R.E. Meyers and T.B. Hubner
South-Central District
Introduction; Highlights; Mineral Exploration; Adams Lake Area; Kamloops - Bonaparte Area; Kamploops - Nicola Belt; Princeton - Tulameen Area; Hedley Area; Okanagan Region; Vernon Mining Division; Osoyoos and Greenwood Mining Division; Revelstoke Area; Bridge River Area; Industrial Minerals; Operating Mines; Introduction

Andrew Legun and Carlo Buttner:
Kootenay District
Introduction; Trends and Opportunites; Trends in the East Kootenays; Cranbrook-Yahk Area; Rocky Mountain Trench and East; Creston Area; Opportunities in the East Kootenays; Trends in the West Kootenays; Nelson-Salmo-Rossland Area; Greenwood Area; Opportunities in the West Kootenays; Mineral Exploration; Greenwood Area; Nelson-Salmo-Rossland Area; Rossland Group; Vein; Skarn; Other; Slocan Area; Creston Area; Coal; Industrial Minerals; Operating Mines

H.P. Wilton and S.N. Pfuetzenreuter:
Southwestern District
Introduction; Mineral Exploration; Vancouver Island; Southwestern Mainland; Queen Charlotte Islands; Coal; Industrial Minerals; Placer; Producing Mines

J. Pardy:
1990-1991 British Columbia Prospectors Assistance Program
Introduction; Financial Assistance; Training

Part B: Geological Descriptions of Properties

George J. Simandl, Kirk D. Hancock, Suzanne Paradis and Jana Simandl:
Quark Field Method for Identification of Magnesite Bear-Rock in the Mount Brussilof Area, Southeastern British Columbia (82J/12,13)

A. Legun:
Millie Mack (82K)

Gregg Stewart and Rolf Schmitt:
Mineral Potential Evaluation of the Billygoat Creek Proposed Addition to Garibaldi Provincial Park,

New Westminster Mining Division (92J/2E)

S. J. Sibbick and J. L. Gravel:
Talus-Fines Geochemistry of the Pellair Mesothermal Gold Vein Prospect (92O/4E)

Stephen J. Day and Tim Giles:
An investigation of the Gold Content of Placer Tailings in the Likely-Wells Area (93H/4;93B/12, 13, 16; 93G/1)

J.L. Gravel and S.J. Sibbick:
Geochemical Dispersion in Complex Glacial Drift at the Mount Milligan, Copper-Gold Porphyry Deposit (93N/1E, 93O/4W)

D.E. Kerr and P.T. Bobrowsky:
Quaternary Geology and Drift Exploration at Mount Milligan (93N/1E, 93O/4W) and Johnny Mountain (104B/6E, 7W, 10W, 11E), British Columbia

Barry Ryan:
Geology and Potential Coal and Coalbed-Methane Resources of the Seaton Coal Basin (93/M3, 7)

C.J. Greig:
Reconnaissance Lithogeochemistry, Oweegee and Kinskuch Areas, Northwestern British Columbia (104A/11, 12; 103P/11)

T.E. Kalnins and A.F. Wilcox:
Assessment Reports - A Source of Valuable Current and Historic Mineral Exploration Information

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