Snake River Scientific Drilling Project (HOTSPOT)
  • Geologic age: pliocene to pleistocene
  • Number of drillsites (drillholes): 3(5)
  • Drilled length: 6350.0 m
  • Cored length: 5366.4 m
  • Core recovered, length: 5003.4 m
  • Cored length / Total length ratio: 93.24%
  • Core recovered / Total length ratio: 78.79%
field work started in summer 2010 and ended in February 2012
completed
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored.
Volcanic Rocks (Mtn. Home):
Sedimentary Rocks:
Volcanic Rocks (Kimama and Kimberly):
42° 56' 18'' N, 115° 21' 18'' W