The Sediment-Hosted, Stratabound Copper Deposits of San Bartolo, Northern Chile

  • S. Flint
Part of the Special Publication No. 8 of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits book series (MINERAL DEPOS., volume 8)


The San Bartolo copper deposit is situated in the gorge of the Río Grande, some 20 km north of San Pedro de Atacama, at the northern margin of the Salar de Atacama. This large, internal drainage basin forms a topographic low between the Cordillera de Domeyko to the west and the High Andes to the east (Fig. 1).


Copper Deposit Copper Sulfide Econ Geol Lead Isotopic Composition Sandstone Body 
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  • S. Flint
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  1. 1.Department of Earth SciencesUniversity of LiverpoolLiverpoolUK

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