Baranof Warm Springs (thermal mineral springs) facts for kids
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Geography and geology
The springs are located on the north side of the Baronof River approximately 500 feet downstream from the Baranof Lake inlet. The springs flow from deposits of gravel, silt and quartz diorite boulder and bedrock.
The hot mineral water emerges from the ground at a temperature of 124 °F/51 °C. The water composition is sodium carbonate type, with large proportions of silica.
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