The School Creek is a mercury mine located in Lake county, Oregon at an elevation of 6,660 feet.
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Elevation: 6,660 Feet (2,030 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Mercury
Lat, Long: 42.6369, -120.81890
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School Creek MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: School Creek
Secondary: School Creek Prospect
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
Deposit Size: S
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 66, 1970, P. 50.