The White Wonder is a silica mine located in Josephine county, Oregon.
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Primary Mineral: Silica
Lat, Long: 42.55944, -123.35944
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White Wonder MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: White Wonder
Secondary: Red Mtn Silica
Land StatusLand ownership: BLM Administrative Area
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Pacific Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Pacific Border Province
Physiographic Section: Klamath Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
|Comment: NW 1/4|
|Comment: SHORT CROSSCUT|
|Comment: NARROW, COARSELY CRYSTALLINE QUARTZ VEIN IN PERIDOTITE.|
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: RAMP, L. AND PETERSON, N.V., 1979, GEOLOGY AND MINERAL RESOURCES OF JOSEPHINE COUNTY, OREGON; ODGMI BULL. 100, 45P