Peter Bittenbender

Senior Geologist

Whitehorse, YT

B.Sc. Geology, M.A. Geology


Peter has decades of experience to bring to any project.

Peter graduated from the University of Wyoming with a BS degree in Geology in 1987. He received a MA in Geology from The University of Texas at Austin in 1991. Peter worked for the US Bureau of Mines and the US Bureau of Land Management in Juneau ,Alaska, from 1991 to 2007 doing regional studies of mineral endowment in Alaska.

In 2007 Peter moved to India and was Chief Geologist for Indo Gold Ltd, an Australian company, trying to advance a large, low-grade gold deposit in NW India. Between 2007 and 2012, Peter was based in India, but also worked on similar-setting, Paleoproterozoic and Archean orogenic gold projects in West Africa.

In 2012, Peter moved to Europe and managed early-stage exploration for another Australian company with orogenic gold targets in the Guiana Shield, Suriname. In early 2020 he moved to Atlin, BC, where he began working for Aurora Geosciences.

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