New geologic map–San Emidio geothermal area

Open-File Report 11-11
Preliminary Geologic Map of the Northern Lake Range, San Emidio Geothermal Area, Washoe County, Nevada
by Gregory T. Rhodes, James E. Faulds, and Alan R. Ramelli


This detailed geologic map (1:24,000) covers more than 50 square miles of the northern Lake Range and San Emidio Desert. It includes both the San Emidio geothermal field and Wind Mountain epithermal mineral deposit and open-pit mine. Well locations and gravity contours are shown on the map. The map also includes two detailed cross sections.

Available free on the Web:  (plate)  (text)

OF11-11, 1:24,000-scale color plate, 36 x 38 inches; 5-page text, b/w, $18.00


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