Belvedere Island

occurrence of asbestos in Marin county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteBelvedere Island
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountyMarin
Geographic location:-122.4628, 37.8656
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralslizardite
antigorite
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-122.4628, 37.8656
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Reference information

Schlocker, Julius, 1974, Geology of the San Francisco North quadrangle, California: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 782, 109 p., 3 plates.
[http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/pp782]