Morphology, Distribution, and Estimated Eruption Volumes for Intracaldera Tuffs Associated with Volcanic-Hosted Massive Sulfide Deposits in the Archean Sturgeon Lake Caldera Complex, Northwestern Ontario

  1. James D.L. White,
  2. John L. Smellie and
  3. David A. Clague
  1. George J. Hudak1,
  2. Ronald L. Morton2,
  3. James M. Franklin3 and
  4. Dean M. Peterson4

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/140GM23

Explosive Subaqueous Volcanism

Explosive Subaqueous Volcanism

How to Cite

Hudak, G. J., Morton, R. L., Franklin, J. M. and Peterson, D. M. (2003) Morphology, Distribution, and Estimated Eruption Volumes for Intracaldera Tuffs Associated with Volcanic-Hosted Massive Sulfide Deposits in the Archean Sturgeon Lake Caldera Complex, Northwestern Ontario, in Explosive Subaqueous Volcanism (eds J. D.L. White, J. L. Smellie and D. A. Clague), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/140GM23

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Geology, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, Wisconsin

  2. 2

    Department of Geosciences, University of Minnesota-Duluth, Duluth, Minnesota

  3. 3

    Franklin Geosciences Ltd., Nepean, Ontario, Canada

  4. 4

    Economic Geology Group, Natural Resources Research Institute, Duluth, Minnesota

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875909998

Online ISBN: 9781118668665

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Keywords:

  • Sea-floor spreading;
  • Explosive volcanic eruptions;
  • Hydrothermal vents;
  • Marine sediments

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Regional Geology

  • Methods

  • Descriptions of Intracaldera Tuffs and Mineralization

  • Discussion and Conclusions