Geology of the Ames Lake area, NWT
Principal Investigator: Stubley, Michael (5)
Licence Number: 12436
Organization: Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, GNWT
Licenced Year(s): 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990
Issued: Jan 01, 1993
Project Team: S. Cairns, K. Jaegli, T. Tyler

Objective(s): To produce a geological map (1:50,000 scale) of an area with potential for diamonds and precious or base-metal deposits; to identify and document mineral occurrences; to increase the geological knowledge and database in the NWT; to stimulate industry exploration in the area.

Project Description: The research team will examine, document and take samples of the surface outcrops (rocks) in the study area. This information will be recorded on a map which will summarize the geological rock types and mineral resources of the area.