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Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USAi
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Evans GulchGulch
Leadville DistrictMining District
Lake Co.County

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Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 16' 18'' North , 106° 17' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Leadville North1,794 (2011)1.6km
Leadville2,644 (2017)2.4km
Alma277 (2017)20.4km
Twin Lakes171 (2011)22.2km
Fairplay681 (2017)26.1km

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Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogical Record:16(3):171-201
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Mineralogical Record:16(3):171-201

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 9 - Silicates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks

List of minerals for each chemical element

O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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