Exploratory Well At Raft River Geothermal Area (1950)

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Exploration Activity: Exploratory Well At Raft River Geothermal Area (1950)

Exploration Activity Details
Location Raft River Geothermal Area
Exploration Technique Exploratory Well
Activity Date 1950
Usefulness not indicated
DOE-funding Unknown

 
Exploration Basis
Agricultural Wells
 
Notes
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.

 
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