Salt deposits in the Salina group in Pennsylvania.

Salt beds occur at depths to 2200 ft. in Erie County, to 8200 ft. in Fayette Co., and to 8900 ft. in Bradford Co. The aggregate thickness ranges from 80 ft. in Erie Co., to 542 ft. in Fayette Co., and to 776 ft. in Bradford Co. Mining costs by conventional methods appear to be prohibitive, but brini...

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Journal Title: Ground Water Report - Pennsylvania, Topographic and Geologic Survey Vol. M58; no. Section 53 (Mineralogical and Geological Chemistry); pp. 1 - 41
Authors: William B. Fergusson, Bruce A. Prather
Format: Article
Published: 1968