Dictionary of Geotourism

2020 Edition
| Editors: Anze Chen, Young Ng, Erkuang Zhang, Mingzhong Tian

Jiayin Wulaga National Mining Park, Heilongjiang

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-13-2538-0_1208

This park is located in Wulaga Town, Jiayin County, Yichun City, Heilonjiang Province. It covers a total area of 155 km2 and was approved as one of the first group of national mining parks in 2005. The main mining remains are the Wulaga Rock Gold Mine, the large porphyry gold deposit and Late Cretaceous dinosaur remains. The mineral deposit is a large porphyry gold deposit. The mineralisation and alteration of the deposit is clear, and the structural control of the ore is obvious. It is a large modern gold mine that uses modern equipment and advanced smelting techniques, and it also preserves typical and rare mining equipment.

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