| Clip Of JQ Dickinson Salt-Works

Video Clip: Salt Industry in West Virginia

Description

JQ Dickinson Salt-Works' co-owner Nancy Bruns discussed the Charleston-area’s history as the "salt production capital of the U.S.", and walked through the salt harvesting process on the farm where her family has harvested salt for more than 100 years.

6 minutes

Keywords

  • Allegheny Mountains
  • Brine
  • Calcium Carbonate
  • Freshwater Aquifer
  • Iapetus Ocean