La Brava Mine, Los Andes Department, Salta, Argentina
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Name(s) in local language(s): Mina La Brava
Deposit of alkali sulfates (Mainly Mirabilite).
Located about 20 Km South of the town of Salar de Pocitos and 300 metres west of the provincial route N ° 17 and close to the Salar Pocitos, consisting of an exploitation of alkali sulfates (Mirabilite) by trenches and open sky.
It is common in the predominance of this sulfate, accompanied by gypsum, glauberite and thenardite facies.
4 entries listed. 4 valid minerals.
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Alonso, R.N., 1999. Los salares de la Puna y sus recursos evaporíticos, Jujuy, Salta y Catamarca. En: Recursos Minerales de la República Argentina (Ed. E.O. Zappettini), Instituto de Geología y Recursos Minerales SEGEMAR, Anales 35:1907-1921.