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Project Number
M0178
Project Theme
Mineral Systems

Summary

Mid-Eocene lignites in palaeochannels at Mulga Rock in the SW Officer Basin are strongly enriched in a wide range of chemical elements, including base metals, rare earths and uranium at potential ore grades.

Two potential sources for the multi-element suite that forms the mineralisation of the organic matter at Mulga Rock are investigated.

Keywords: geochemistry, mineralogy, hydrogeochemistry, lignite, Officer Basin

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