Upper Applegate 2 talc occurrence

occurrence of asbestos in Douglas county, OR

Geologic information

Name of siteUpper Applegate 2 talc occurrence
Developmentoccurrence
StateOR
CountyDouglas
Geographic location:-123.0385, 42.7537
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Fibrous mineralasbestiform tremolite
Associated mineralstalc
chlorite
serpentine(?)
magnetite
Host rock typesmetaserpentinite, talc-tremolite schist
Geologic map unit-123.0385, 42.7537
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Reference information

Ferns, M.L., and Ramp, Len, 1988, Investigations of talc in Oregon: Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Special Paper 18, 52 p., 4 plates.