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after the rains in northern ca, these have washed down from mountain behind my house,wondering what are they?

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asked Apr 20 by westmusic (130 points)

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Looks like malachite
answered Apr 26 by Weasel (35,750 points)
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I agree with Weasel that they look most like malachite. That would be an interesting discovery for Northern California. I would recommend having them inspected as well as having someone knowledgeable look at the locality. You may have a unique discovery worth further exploring.
answered Jun 21 by hershel (46,460 points)