Exploratory Well At Raft River Geothermal Area (1950)
Exploration Activity: Exploratory Well At Raft River Geothermal Area (1950)
|Exploration Activity Details|
|Location||Raft River Geothermal Area|
|Exploration Technique||Exploratory Well|
The geothermal resource at Raft River was discovered sometime prior to 1950 when two shallow agricultural wells, the Bridge and Crank wells, encountered boiling water.
- Diek, A.; White, L.; Roegiers, J.-C.; Moore, J.; McLennan, J. D. (1 January 2012) BOREHOLE PRECONDITIONING OF GEOTHERMAL WELLS FOR ENHANCED GEOTHERMAL SYSTEM RESERVOIR DEVELOPMENT