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2] contained in precipitation waters affect the Serpentinized and ultramaphic rocks causing chemical reactions and formation of Magnesite.
The wide continent--ocean transition zone on the South Australian margin exhibits magnetic signatures which, like those in the Newfoundland Basin, might earlier have been interpreted as indicative of oceanic crust, but are now interpreted to have formed during exhumation of serpentinized peridotite mantle.
Lebedeva EV, Lyalikova NN, Bugelskii YY (1978) Participation of nitrifying bacteria in the weathering of serpentinized ultrabasic rocks.
Here it changes these crustal rocks, forming serpentinized rock that is lighter than the surrounding material.
In its drilling program in the 1960s, Canico drilled through large sequences of serpentinized peridotites and reported the following historical nickel results in drill holes: (* Please note that these results are historical and are not NI43-101 compliant.
The term "alpine peridotite" was used by Benson (1926) to designate the deformed and serpentinized peridotites found in ophiolites.
Sulphide minerals appear to be concentrated in the serpentinized parts of the dunite, suggesting that they also may be secondary.
Mineralization from previous testing was encountered in serpentinized peridotite similar to that which hosts the nickel deposits along the Thompson Nickel belt.
Compared to the Hurricane Mountain blocks, the ultramafic samples we collected from the Boil Mountain ophiolite complex are less serpentinized and retain some relict clinopyroxene grains.
The mineralization occurs in a serpentinized peridotite similar to that which hosts the nickel deposits along the Thompson Nickel belt.