Known greenstone belts
have already been picked up by prospectors, Pace said, so companies are now looking to other belts that haven't been touched.
This discovery highlighted a new type of setting for nickel mineralization in ultramafic intrusive rocks of the region, where Ni-Cu-Co-PGE deposits were already known to be associated with komatiitic rocks in greenstone belts
Located in the farmlands of Uruguay, the Florida Greenstone Belt
is one of the world's last unexploited, gold-bearing greenstone belts
De Wit says he holds to the volcanic idea because spherules with the same internal textures as those found by Lowe and Byerly are commonly found embedded in "pillows" of lava in many Archean greenstone belts
These small, remote Greenstone belts
are getting a lot of attention.