Abstract

A 26 ± 0.3 m.y. mean age was determined for quartz latite porphyry near Burwash Creek, Yukon Territory. This apparent age for mineralized porphyry represents the youngest documented porphyry prospect in the Canadian Cordillera. Cretaceous ages determined for Kluane Range intrusions agree with geologic evidence, and early Tertiary ages from the Ruby Range batholith agree with a previous radiometric determination.

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