Laurier

occurrence of asbestos in Stevens county, WA

Geologic information

Name of siteLaurier
Developmentoccurrence
StateWA
CountyStevens
Geographic location:-118.172, 48.989
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Fibrous mineralwhite asbestos
Associated mineralsserpentine
enstatite
olivine
magnetite
dolomite
talc
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-118.172, 48.989
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Reference information

Weaver, C.E., 1920, The mineral resources of Stevens County: Washington Geological Survey Bulletin No. 20, 350 p., 20 plates.
Valentine, G.M., 1960, Inventory of Washington minerals, Part I, Second edition, Nonmetallic minerals: Washington Division of Mines and Geology Bulletin No. 37, 175 p., 39 plates.