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Title Understanding contaminants associated with mineral deposits [electronic resource] / editied by Philip L. Verplanck.

Imprint [Reston, Va.] : U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  I 19.4/2:1328    ---  Available
Description iv, 95 p. : digital, PDF file, ill.
Series Circular ; 1328
U.S. Geological Survey circular ; 1328
System Details Mode of access via the USGS web site.
Note Title from PDF title screen (viewed on Oct 23, 2008).
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Interdisciplinary studies by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) have resulted in substantial progress in understanding the processes that control the release of metals and acidic water from inactive mines and mineralized areas, the transport of metals and acidic water to streams, and the fate and effect of metals and acidity on downstream ecosystems.
Subject Mine drainage -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.)
Metals -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.)
Mines and mineral resources -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.)
Abandoned mines -- Environmental aspects -- West (U.S.)
Acid pollution of rivers, lakes, etc. -- West (U.S.)
Acid mine drainage -- West (U.S.)
Added Author Verplanck, Philip L.
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Gpo Item No. 0620-A (online)
Sudoc No. I 19.4/2:1328

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