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Hot Springs in Southwestern China

  • Zhijie Liao
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Part of the Springer Hydrogeology book series (SPRINGERHYDRO)

Abstract

This chapter describes 548 hot spring in Qingzang Plateau and the surrounding, of which Tibet has 179, west Sichuan 103, and southwest Yunnan 266. A brief introduction of their geographical positions and altitude, spa’s temperatures, geothermal manifestations, and the main chemical compositions of spring waters and country rocks has been done.

Keywords

Hot springs Geothermal manifestations Chemical composition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.International Geothermal AssociationBeijingChina

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