Altered volcanic sandstone/mudstone
Virtual Museum ID: 19-A2-03
alternating beds of fine sandstone and red mudstone; sandy beds altered to epidote; sand beds are permeable to hot geothermal water, mud beds are impermeable
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Original Collection:Smithers Exploration Group (SEG)
Sub Collection:Hotspring Altered Volcanics
Virtual Museum ID:19-A2-03
Date Added to VM:2019-02-20
Sample Origin:SEG is location
Datum:09 (NAD 83)
Primary Features:Altered volcanic sandstone/mudstone
Primary Mineral Formula:-
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