McKinley steam field

occurrence of asbestos in Lake county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteMcKinley steam field
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountyLake
Geographic location:-122.716, 38.775
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralslizardite
calcite
cinnabar
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-122.716, 38.775
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Reference information

Barnes, Ivan, Hinkle, M.E., Rapp, J.B., Heropoulos, Chris, and Vaughn, W.W., 1973, Chemical composition of naturally occurring fluids in relation to mercury deposits in part of north-central California: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1382-A, 19 p.
[http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b1382A]