Paluxy Sandstone, East Texas Basin (12c)

Comments on Geologic Parameters

12c CO2 Solubility Brine: Formation Water Salinity:

The salinity map from Core Laboratories (1972) shows very high salinities in the Paluxy aquifer (greater than 120,000 parts per million) in the central portion of the basin.

12c Map:

map

12c Reference:

Core Laboratories, Inc., 1972, A survey of the subsurface saline water of Texas: Texas Water Development Board, Report 157 (1), 12 p.

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