DehSalm Poly metal regionSouth Dehsalm exploration area is located in 30 km west of Dehsalm village with about 750 km2 area. Structurally, this region is placed in the Northern part of Lut block.
- Mineral content: Galena, Sphalerite, Magnetite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite, Hematite, Limonite, Malachite and Azurite.
- Mineralization type: hydrothermal system, skarn and porphyry.
- Exploration actions 1- Data gathering which are obtained by library studies, preparation geology and topography maps and other reports.
2- Processing satellite imagery to detect minerals, rocks, alteration and structure.
3- Field studies and sampling.
4- Creating geology maps in 1:5000 scale (Kaviran area and Chaji area).
5- During the field observations, 135 rock samples were collected from the study area, and 33 thin sections were prepared and studied by Olympus polarizing microscope in the APEX’s lab.
6- Creating geology and alteration maps in 1:5000 scale of Chaji area.
7- Preparation and analysis of 100 samples by VANTA X-ray fluorescence (XRF) in the APEX’s lab.
8- Magnetometers studies (113 hectares of Chaji area).
9- Geophysical airborne studies (about 750 km2).