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BELLE STARR CAVE WILDERNESS STUDY AREA, ARKANSAS.

Geological Survey Professional Paper (United States)

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Abstract

A mineral survey of the Belle Starr Cave Wilderness Study Area in Arkansas concluded that there is little promise for the occurrence of metallic mineral resources in the area. There is a probable resource potential for small quantities of natural gas. A coal bed that underlies the area contains demonstrated coal resources of about 22. 5 million tons in a bed that averages less than 28 in. thick. Despite its contained coal, this area is not shown as having a coal resource potential.

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Publication type:
Article
Publication Subtype:
Journal Article
Title:
BELLE STARR CAVE WILDERNESS STUDY AREA, ARKANSAS.
Series title:
Geological Survey Professional Paper (United States)
Volume
1
Year Published:
1984
Language:
English
Larger Work Type:
Article
Larger Work Subtype:
Journal Article
Larger Work Title:
Geological Survey Professional Paper (United States)
First page:
140
Last page:
141
Number of Pages:
2