Field Station 04RR016

Summary Information

  • Database ID: 107451
  • Field Station Number: 04RR016
  • Station Type: surface outcrop
  • Field Station Description: ss, siliceous siltstone, disappointing as source candidate.
  • Latitude/Longitude: 57.6212 / -155.86636  (NAD27)
  • Project Name: Bristol Bay
  • Location Method: Bristol Bay field database and RDF 2004-3
  • Date Established: 05-30-2004
  • Quadrangle: Karluk
  • Location Description: Exxon Spare Ck. Unit #1 on Bear Creek, listed with a depth of 14375'.
  • Geologist: Rocky Reifenstuhl
  • Comments: Shelikof Formation; Bear creek

Samples taken at this location:

  • 04RR016a : Shelikof Formation; collected for thin section; very fine ss with calcite cement, weathered rocks at surface with punky white feldspar or volcanic clasts making up 15-20% of the rock.
  • 04RR016b : Shelikof Formation; collected for porosity and permeability; very fine ss with calcite cement, weathered rocks at surface with punky white feldspar or volcanic clasts making up 15-20% of the rock.
  • 04RR016c : Float. Probably Shelikof. Punky white felsic volcanic clasts; Shelikof Formation; collected for thin section