Freeway talc occurrence

occurrence of asbestos in Baker county, OR

Geologic information

Name of siteFreeway talc occurrence
Developmentoccurrence
StateOR
CountyBaker
Geographic location:-117.5783, 44.6547
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Fibrous mineraltremolite asbestos
Associated mineralstalc
tremolite
chalcedonic quartz
anthophyllite
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-117.5783, 44.6547
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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.