The Geology of Southwestern North American Porphyry Base Metal Deposits

  1. Harald Drewes and
  2. Russ Dyer
  1. J. M. Guilbert

Published Online: 21 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/FT121p0075

Tectonics of the Eastern Part of the Cordilleran Orogenic Belt, Chihuahua, New Mexico and Arizona: El Paso, Texas to Tucson, Arizona June 29-July 4, 1989

Tectonics of the Eastern Part of the Cordilleran Orogenic Belt, Chihuahua, New Mexico and Arizona: El Paso, Texas to Tucson, Arizona June 29-July 4, 1989

How to Cite

Drewes, H. and Dyer, R. (1989) The Geology of Southwestern North American Porphyry Base Metal Deposits, in Tectonics of the Eastern Part of the Cordilleran Orogenic Belt, Chihuahua, New Mexico and Arizona: El Paso, Texas to Tucson, Arizona June 29-July 4, 1989, American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/FT121p0075

Author Information

  1. University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1989

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875905891

Online ISBN: 9781118668818

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Keywords:

  • Lithotectonics;
  • Porphyry base metal deposits (PBMDs);
  • Porphyry copper deposits (PCDs);
  • Porphyry molybdenum deposits (PMoDs);
  • Sierrita-Esperanza mine

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definition

  • Alteration-Mineralization

  • Lithotectonics

  • Sierrita-Esperanza Mine