Micro-Earthquake At Roosevelt Hot Springs Geothermal Area (Zandt, Et Al., 1982)

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Exploration Activity: Micro-Earthquake At Roosevelt Hot Springs Geothermal Area (Zandt, Et Al., 1982)

Exploration Activity Details
Location Roosevelt Hot Springs Geothermal Area
Exploration Technique Micro-Earthquake
Activity Date 1982

Usefulness not indicated
DOE-funding Unknown

 
Exploration Basis
Develop a background seismicity before power production begins
 
Notes
Local seismic networks were established to monitor the background seismicity prior to initiation of geothermal power production. The Raft River study area is currently seismically quiet down to the level of approximately magnitude one.

 
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