Texas - Louisiana Coastal Basin - Main Pass

Sedimentary mineral deposit in Louisiana, United States containing sulfur

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province Louisiana
Geographic location: -88.772, 29.275
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Commodity
Type details Marine evaporite deposit - salt dome
Deposit model Salt dome sulfur (35a.7)
Geologic map unit -88.772, 29.275
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Reference information

Citations Edwards and others (1992)
References
Edwards, A.F., and others, 1992, The geology of Main Pass sulphur and oil deposit: Society of Mining Engineers Preprint 92-254, 14 p.