The Gambier Island porphyry copper deposit, southwestern British Columbia

Additonal authors: Goodall, G.N.; Durfeld, R.M.. Book title: Special Volume 46: Porphyry Deposits of the Northwestern Cordillera of North America. Chapter: Part B. Chapter title:

Special Volume, Vol. SV 46, 1995

Fox, P.E.

The Gambier Island porphyry copper deposit was discovered in 1979 and subsequenlly 114 million tonnes grading 0.29% Cu and 0.018% MoS2 at a waste to ore ratio of 2.7:1 were outlined by 1980. Soil geochemistry and induced polarization surveys proved to be
Keywords: Milling, Porphyry deposits, Mineral exploration, Copper mining, Molybdenum mining