Role of the Prospector in Mineral Exploration

CIM Bulletin, 1970

W. G. STEVENSON, Consulting Geologist, Vancouver, B.C.

With t he a ut hor's background of extensive experience, t his paper delineates the role of t he prospector in modernday exploration programs. The stages in t he development of a prospect to a producing miner al district a r e out lined, and examples are given from the Ross River area of t he Yukon Territory and t he Peachland and Highland Valley areas of British Columbia.
Keywords: British Columbia, exploration, Geological Survey of Canada, Mineral, prospector, exploration, Mine, mineral, minerals, Mines, mining, Production