The Soda Lake Geothermal Wells is a geothermal mine located in Churchill county, Nevada at an elevation of 3,976 feet.
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Elevation: 3,976 Feet (1,212 Meters)
Lat, Long: 39.5639, -118.85860
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Soda Lake Geothermal Wells MRDS details
Primary: Soda Lake Geothermal Wells
Secondary: Hot Wells, Soda Lake Area
Secondary: Stillwater-Soda Lake Kgra
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Well
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Comment (Location): THE SODA LAKE EAST 7.5-MIN. TOPO MAP (1985 PROVISIONAL EDITION) SHOWS GEOTHERMAL WELLS IN THE SE/4 SE/4 SEC. 29 AND IN THE SE/4 SE/4 NE/4 SEC. 33. THERE ARE PROBABLY MORE WITHIN THE IDENTIFIED KGRA. THIS RECORD IS PLOTTED ON THE WELL IN SEC. 29.
Reference (Deposit): U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CIRC. 726, 1975, P. 16-17.
Reference (Deposit): NEV. BUREAU OF MINES REPORT 21, 1974, TABLE 2, NO. 12, P. 11.
Nevada has a total of 368 distinct gold districts. Of the of those, just 36 are major producers with production and/or reserves of over 1,000,000 ounces, 49 have production and/or reserves of over 100,000 ounces, with the rest having less than 100,000 ounces. Read more at Gold Districts of Nevada.