Gas Flux Sampling At Lahaina-Kaanapali Area (Thomas, 1986)

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Exploration Activity: Gas Flux Sampling At Lahaina-Kaanapali Area (Thomas, 1986)

Exploration Activity Details
Location Lahaina-Kaanapali Area
Exploration Technique Gas Flux Sampling
Activity Date

Usefulness not indicated
DOE-funding Unknown

The soil mercury concentration and radon emanometry patterns observed for the Lahaina prospect were similar to those found in Olowalu. Several localized zones of high mercury concentration or enhanced radon emanation were observed, but showed little relationship to each other or to the recognized geologic structure in the area. The data were interpreted to suggest that there might be a small thermal anomaly to the northeast of the survey area, but the probability of this being the case was considered to be very low.


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