Straw Rock pit

occurrence of asbestos in Siskiyou county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteStraw Rock pit
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountySiskiyou
Geographic location:-123.2054, 41.7817
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Fibrous mineralactinolite/tremolite asbestos
Host rock typesnot reported
Geologic map unit-123.2054, 41.7817
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Reference information

Bell, A., 2008, Areas more likely to contain naturally ocurring [sic] asbestos--Sites and mines on the Klamath National Forest: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service, Region 5, accessed October 13, 2010
[http://www.fs.fed.us/r5/noa/pdfs/knf_sitesandmines.pdf]