Snake River Scientific Drilling Project (HOTSPOT)
Proposed in: 2007
  • 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
  • Core recovered length / Cored length: 93.24%
  • Core recovered / Drilled length: 78.79%
Field Work Started In Summer 2010 And Ended In February 2012
Preliminary
Repository Information: Where the rock samples are stored. All cooperating Repositories
Volcanic Rocks (Kimama And Kimberly): U.S. Geological Survey At Denver, Core Research Center
For details, see our interactive map
Lat/Long : 42.83998333, -113.7955667