biological and water quality assessment at a placer mine on Little Gold Creek, Yukon Territory

by I. K. Soroka

Publisher: Environment Canada, Environmental Protection Service in Ottawa, Ont

Written in English
Published: Pages: 105 Downloads: 566
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  • Water -- Pollution -- Yukon Territory -- Little Gold Creek.,
  • Gold mines and mining -- Environmental aspects -- Yukon Territory.

Edition Notes

Statementby I.I. Soroka and G. Mackenzie-Grieve.
SeriesRegional program report -- no. 83-06, Regional program report (Canada. Environmental Protection Service) -- no. 83-06., AQUAMIN collection -- Study no. 214.
ContributionsMacKenzie-Grieve, R., Canada. Environmental Protection Service. Pacific Region.
LC ClassificationsTD227.B7 R43 no.83-06
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 105 p. :
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20649163M

An Integrated Regulatory Regime for Yukon Placer Mining Кб. A sustainable placer mining industry Yukon Placer Mining, a Number of operations Placer mining has been a vital economic force a Gold produced , crude oz in the Yukon since the Klondike gold rush of a Value of production $43 million the late s. The Yukon Geological Survey's placer mining overview for shows about operating mines, employing about people, primarily in the Yukon placer gold production vs. price of gold - , many times by the flow of creek water. Gold, one of the heaviest minerals, tends to drop down during the washing process, until it can go. Melba creek is a very wide valley that extends into Australia creek valley. This is beneficial for miners to employ cheaper large scale systematic gold recovery. The creek itself has a 6' wide by 4' deep creek well suited for a larger plant and operation. Miles square is the size of the property. Geology. Gold was discovered on Birch Creek, a Yukon tributary within Alaska, in As good gold prospects drew other men to join the discoverers mining on Pitka's Bar, the community of Circle City developed at the site of Manny Hill's store on the Yukon about 30 miles from the diggings.

Operational Placer Gold Mine In Yukon Territory. The Operational Placer Gold Mine In Yukon Territory is not available at this time.. Many of the projects listed on were featured on the very popular Discovery TV Show Gold have . Water quality data for the Yukon River drainage basin is sparse (Brabets, et al., ). The U.S. Geological Survey’s (USGS) National Stream Quality Accounting Network (NASQAN) began a 5-year study of the Yukon River basin in water year (WY) (Landa and Hooper, ).   Large-scale gold mining in the Yukon Territory didn’t end until , and by that time the region had yielded some $ million in gold. Today, some small gold . Canyon Creek Mine (including Mills Creek below Juneau Creek), Hope Mining District, Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska, USA: Location: This record is a summary description of several gold placer mines along Canyon Creek and the section of Mills Creek below Juneau Creek. All of Canyon Creek and the lower section of Mills.

The Faro mine site is an abandoned lead and zinc mine located 15 km north of the Town of Faro, Yukon Territory. It is currently managed by the Government of Yukon with funding from the Government of Canada. Below is a picture of a small portion of the site, the Rose Creek tailings complex. Located in Yukon Canada. Alluvial Gold Placer Mine For Sale. This is a Turn-Key Operation. 50 Mining Claims with potential for 60 more. Equipment included. Granite Creek Mine (Pup), Iditarod Mining District, Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, Alaska, USA: Location: The Granite Pup Mine is along a short, unnamed, mile-long tributary to upper Granite Creek. The coordinates are for the midpoint of the placer which is about mile north-northeast of. Yukon Resources Corp. has acquired seven placer gold claims located on Peter's Creek in the Quesnel-Barkerville area of east-central British Columbia, Canada. Intermittent work has been carried out on various portions of Peter's Creek since the 's, following the Barkerville gold rush of

biological and water quality assessment at a placer mine on Little Gold Creek, Yukon Territory by I. K. Soroka Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rivers of Gold Placer Mining in Alaska Of all the gold ever mined in the world, approximately 1 to 2% (more than 33 million ounces) has come from Alaska. Seventy-two percent of this Alaskan gold was mined from placer deposits gold accu­ mulations in sands and gravels mostly deposited by streams and rivers.

The U.S. GeologicalAuthor: Warren E. Yeend, Peter H. Stauffer, James W. Hendley. Tailings are piled along the stream bank below the sluice.

The mine is generally operated from May through October with a crew of eight men. Six water quality monitoring stations were located on Fish Creek and the Little Chena River to the impact of the Fish Creek Mine on water quality.

This authorization allows placer mining to impact fish habitat in Yukon Territory book Indian River watershed. Published by Fisheries and Oceans Canada. Energy, Mines and Resources. Yukon, Canada. The property is located in a part of the Yukon where very little placer activity has taken place.

We had a small team of three guys and a lot of equipment. The Yukon, like BC and Alaska, was explored and settled by prospectors in the late s. The Klondike gold rush of was the largest and most storied gold rush in history. He states that “Traditional placer mining methods, which involve sluicing, use between 3, litres of water per minute.” We have one of the largest sluice plants in the Yukon and we p liters per minute to our plant.

To say we “use” the water insinuates it. Terrain Hazards Assessment for Proposed Mine Site Fluvial Geomorphology Hazard Assessment for as/ Britannia Creek trib. Of Yukon River Permit Number LP Yukon Ltd. Permit Number LP Present.

Placer Mining Water License Number PM Rude Creek Trib. Of Dip Creek. centration of placer gold that was exploited during major gold. Creek, Yukon Territory, Canada as deduced from microchemical characteri- Corp. Yukon mining assessment report. Curated by. Five placer grains of Pt-Fe alloy, ca.

to 2 mm, roundish in shape, and hitherto unconfirmed from this locality, were recovered from a placer deposit in Burwash Creek, Kluane area, Yukon. Publications managed, but not published by Yukon Geological Survey or Energy, Mines and Resources including reports, maps, and property files.

Spatial data and compilations Spatial data including regional datasets and maps, compiled from project level work. 3rd & Goal 牛人昊昊 Cal Johnstone Salah Al-Budair Hope Chapel Maui Juice 90 Book and Author Series Full text of "Quest for Gold: An Overview of the National Park Service Cultural Resources Mining Inventory and Monitoring Program.

Unless otherwise agreed by Canada and the YTG, any prohibition order made pursuant to the Yukon Placer Mining Act (Canada) or the Yukon Quartz Mining Act (Canada) which is in effect immediately prior to the Effective Date in respect of a site listed in Section D (Sites Requiring Remediation) of the Final Inventory of Sites shall, as of the.

made these claims a challenge to mine. DUNCAN CREEK M/14 Matthew Zemenchick °7'N °09'W Water Licence: PM, Duncan Creek Placer Area Site no.

OPERATION/LOCATION A small exploratory mining operation of a diversion on the left limit of upper Duncan Creek on the Gold 3 and Gold 4 placer claims. Th e diversion had.

Complete List of Claims, Mineral Properties, Deposits & Mining Projects For Sale in Yukon. Lease, Option, & Joint Venture Available. A placer mining operation that didn’t use a settling pond and let sediment flow directly into a stream received a $20, fine May 9.

Cameron Johnson and No Name Resources Inc. pleaded guilty to Water Act charges in Yukon territorial court in Dawson City. Johnson is the sole director of No Name Resources who is still mining. Yukon Placer Mining Industry William LeBarge Placer Geologist Yukon Geological Survey Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising.

Placer Mining. Impacts of placer mining on the Indian River. The Yukon Government is appealing a decision of the Yukon Water Board regarding the protection of wetlands from placer mining in the Ruby Creek/Indian River watershed.

The aerial video Wetlands and Placer Mining at Ruby Creek/Indian River, August was undertaken by Gerry Whitley. Canada's Yukon Territory is home to mining projects that every investor should know about.

Gold has been a staple in the Yukon's mining mix for a long time. But there are other minerals that are available in the territory as well. The last few years have seen renewed interest in the Canadian mining space, because Canada offers unique advantages. A total of ounces of gold was reported as recovered that year.

Mining continued in with a total of ounces of gold reported as recovered. This operation was terminated in late and Klondike Gold repurchased full ownership and control.

InMining produced 1, ounces of gold from the area mined in PLACER MINING IN YUKON-TAN AN A REGION. Little Eldorado Creek.

Considerable money was spent in prospecting on this creek last year without ade'quate results. Homestake Creek.

The shallow gravels of the tributaries at the head of Chatanika River are suited to the method of hydraulicking in vogue in the Circle district. The day's panning confirmed that little gold is to be found on more than a dozen placer mining claims staked along a mile stretch of the North.

ANDERSON CREEK MINE Introduction and Summary The Anderson Creek property consists of 39 mineral claims in the Mayo Mining division. Aurora Mines Inc.

(“Aurora”), a Yukon Territory company is the legal and beneficial owner of the Anderson Creek property. Placer gold exploration has been conducted on the lower area of Anderson Creek (largely on.

Territory since on placer, lode mining and small hydro • Author of several publications/seminars on placer exploration, sampling, gold recovery and mining • 32 years of work on Regulatory and Environmental Issues and Research • 30 years of work in the Indian River Wetlands • 33 years of living beside a marsh shallow water wetland.

Woodchopper Creek got its name because it served as a refueling stop for paddlewheel steamboats needing wood along the Yukon River. Because there was seldom enough gold, miners cut cord wood and stacked it at the river’s edge to earn much-needed cash.

By eighteen men were mining on seven claims on the creek and its tributaries. Search 10 Mining jobs now available in Yukon onthe world's largest job site.

Second Chance Gold Mines Inc. is dedicated to acquire, develop and operate to their full extent world-class Yukon gold claims and/or Yukon gold mines throughout Yukon Territory, Canada. We plan to be a major player and force in the Yukon gold market and utilize this position to create worthwhile opportunities for us and our present and future.

A proposed gold mining project at Burwash Creek near Haines Junction could use a technique its proponent claims is new-to-the-Yukon and uses less water to extract more gold than traditional placer methods.

given that it uses so little water, that’s kind of good, water contamination is one of the most difficult issues in mining. If you would like a copy of the directory, they will be made available at the Yukon Chamber of Mines office or can be mailed to you by contacting [email protected] The directory is available as a PDF file at the link below: pdf Yukon Mining and Exploration Directory ( MB).

Creek untilthe placer deposits within Yukon-Charley were mined by hand. Some miners earned their gold “the old fashioned way”, with pickax, shovel and gold pan. Others adapted the drift and shaft methods of hard rock mining to placer mining.

Eventually the placer deposits on Coal and Woodchopper Creeks were mined by dredges. Gold mining deposit report for "Deposit #Usgs" (#USGS) in Yukon, Canada. The history of many successful mining roads and ventures in the area.

What is the average depth of mine-able gold. The average Pay Zone of the ist 28 ft to 38 ft. deep in TA, TRA, and LUC claim group out reaches. Of course you can find gold in many streams or old tailing piles, but it is determined where to go to be most profitable in.

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Located in an area that is famous for its huge gold history and great gold.Award Winning Placer Gold Mine in Yukon Territory. The Award Winning Placer Gold Mine in Yukon Territory is not available at this time. Many of the projects listed on were featured on the very popular Discovery TV Show Gold have .The gravels along the lower 2 miles of this stream in Yukon Territory carry less gold.

Work done there some 20 years ago disclosed about 90 cents a cubic yard (gold at $35 an ounce).” GSC, E.D. Kindle, That was a hand-mining operation, and in today’s .