The flin flon belt in the reed lake area, and its extension to the south under phanerozoic sedimentary rocks, has significant potential to host additional vms deposits. Densities of precambrian rocks of the amisk lake - flin flon area a detailed study d j gendzw ill physics division, saskatchewan research council, university campus, saskatoon, saskatchewan geology the geology of this area was described in detail by byers et al (1965) and byers and. Geological report 62: geology and mineral deposits of the flin flon area, saskatchewan by ar byers, sjt kirkland & wj pearson - 1965 - publications centre. Explore manitoba, canada using google earth google earth is a free program from google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of manitoba and all of north america in fantastic detail. Kremer, pd and simard, r-l 2007: geology of the hook lake block, flin flon area, manitoba (part of nts 63k12) in report of activities 2007, manitoba science, technology, energy and mines, manitoba geological survey.
Overview in 2015, callinex mines completed an option agreement to acquire a 100% interest in the flin flon project the project area covers 2,455 ha with similar geological strata to the main mine horizon that hosts hudbay’s 777 mine. The agreement will fund an airborne survey of the flin flon and creighton region, which is a well-known, highly prospective area three mines are already in operation in the region. Note: citations are based on reference standards however, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study the specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Add tags for preliminary compilation of the geology of the snow lake-flin flon sherridon area be the first.
Geological map of the flin flon area this report summarizes the ﬁrst year of observations and data collected during a nine-week ﬁeld program of 1:5000 scale bedrock geological mapping in the schist lake–mandy mines area, located 4 km south of flin flon. Abstract: the shield margin project in manitoba and saskatchewan integrates the results of systematic bedrock and surficial mapping, new and existing geophysical surveys, and data from the thematic studies in the flin flon belt, culminating. Seismic exploration within the flin flon vms mining camp, manitoba, canada (syme and bailes, 1993) mining in the flin flon area dates back to the early 1900’s with a mine and smelter having been flin flon, manitoba, economic geology, 88, 566 -589 white,. In the flin flon–white lake area, bailes and syme (1989) defined major fault-bounded blocks, each comprising unique stratigraphic successions (fig gs-11-1) the bear lake block, one of the fault-bounded blocks, is a 5 km thick, east-facing sequence of lava flows and.
1994: highlights of quaternary geology investigations in the sturgeon-weir river area near flin flon in summary of investigations 1994, saskatchewan geological survey, sask energy and mines, misc rep 92-4, p 137- 140. Geology of the area: the flin flon-snow lake greenstone belt is a precambrian greenstone belt formed by volcanic activity specifically, it’s a bimodal-mafic classification of a volanogenic massive sulfide (vms) ore deposit. New airborne geophysical survey data in the creighton-flin flon area on september 18, 2018 the government of saskatchewan announced that airborne electromagnetic, magnetic, and gravity gradient surveys were flown over areas west of the border with manitoba in vicinity of creighton-flin flon during the summer of 2018.
Flin flon and area photography 1,591 likes 115 talking about this this page has been set up to allow anyone to post pictures of the flin flon. Understanding the geology of the flin flon area has more than an academic interest the reason for the existence of this community is the presence of seral zinc-copper ore deposits some of these also contain important quantities of gold, recovered as a by-product. Distribution and character of gold in weathered till in the flin flon greenstone belt, saskatchewan henderson, pj and roy, m 1 terrain science division, geological survey of canada, ottawa, ontario, canada the distribution of gold in till in the amisk lake–annabel lake area of the flin flon greenstone belt results from a. The flin flon greenstone belt , also referred to as the flin flon-snow lake greenstone belt , is a precambrian greenstone belt located in the central area of manitoba and east-central saskatchewan , canada (near flin flon .
A) generalized geologic map of the flin flon mining district (after simard et al, 2010) the rectangle outlines the surface projection of the 3-d geologic model. Gm 2010-2 (supercedes gm 2009-1) geology of the flin flon area, manitoba and saskatchewan (part of nts 63k12, 13) - publications centre gm 2010-2 (supercedes gm 2009-1) geology of the flin flon area, manitoba and saskatchewan (part of nts 63k12, 13. The flin flon volcanogenic cu zn deposit consists of massive and disseminated ores within amisk volcanic strata of the precambrian shield during the hudsonian orogeny the ores and their enclosing rocks underwent regional metamorphism, dynamic metamorphism, and contact metamorphism by post-amisk intrusions. Primary industry today, hud bay minerals is still the major employer in the area, and mining is at the heart of the economy flin flon has an above-average household income, making it possible to sustain a healthy retail sector.