Sites Identified as Potentially Acceptable for Long-term Disposal of High-level Nuclear Waste

Site Rock Type Site Rock Type
Vacherie Dome, LA Salt dome Cypress Creek, MS Salt dome
Richton Dome, MS Salt dome Yucca Mountain, NV Volcanic tuff
Deaf Smith County, TX Salt Belt Swisher County, TX Salt bed
Davis Canyon, UT Salt bed Lavender Canyon, UT Salt bed
Hanford, WA Basalt