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Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park

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2013-06-30

Summary

Industrial mineral site no. 500, known as "Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park" is a site in Kittitas County, Washington. This site has been associated with gem and ornamental stones. A notation found in DGER Bulletin 37 on page 45 says "Opalized logs and log fragments abundant in the basalt and interbasalt sediments", and designates the value as "Currently a state park; hence removal of samples prohibited".

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http://www.dnr.wa.gov/Publications/ger_industrial_minerals.zip
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  • Industrial Mineral Site 500

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title Parent-516eea40e4b00154e4369342 Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park

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alternateGeometryIn E. central part of T. 17 N., R. 22 E.

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