The Naval Air Warfare Center has issued a presolicitation for geothermal investigations at Eastern Lava Mountains, Almond Mountain, and Southern Slate Range Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake, California.

The investigations shall be conducted in two phases.  The first phase consists of a geologic field study, fault trenching, thermochonologic sampling and analysis, and geologic modeling.  The second phase  will be for resource refinement, drilling support, and other exploration.

The final request for proposal is expected to be issued on June 22, 2009.  For more information, contact and reference solicitation # N6893609R0076