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Line, grid, and vector data, plot files, and descriptive project report for the airborne geophysical survey of part of the western Fortymile mining district, east-central Alaska


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This digital publication, GPR 2008-1, contains geophysical data and a digital elevation model that were produced from airborne geophysical surveys conducted in 2007 for part of the western Fortymile mining district, east-central Alaska. Aeromagnetic and electromagnetic data were acquired for 250 sq miles during the helicopter-based survey. Data provided in GPR 2008-1 include processed (1) linedata ASCII database, (2) gridded files of magnetic data, a calculated vertical magnetic gradient (first vertical derivative), apparent resistivity data, and a digital elevation model, (3) vector files of data contours and flight lines, and (4) the Contractor's descriptive project report. Data are described in more detail in the "GPR2008-1Readme.pdf" [...]


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The survey was funded by the U.S. Department of Interior, Bureau of Land Management in support of the State of Alaska's Airborne Geophysical/Geological Mineral Inventory project. The data were produced to provide information for mineral resource evaluation and land management decisions.

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