Water-table decline in the south-central Great Basin during the Quaternary; implications for toxic waste disposal

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Authors:Winograd, Isaac J.; Szabo, Barney J.
Author Affiliations:Primary:
U. S. Geol. Surv., United States
Volume Title:Geologic and hydrologic investigations of a potential nuclear waste disposal site at Yucca Mountain, southern Nevada
Volume Authors:Carr, Michael D., editor; Yount, James C.
Source:U. S. Geological Survey Bulletin, No.B1790, p.147-152; Geologic and hydrologic investigations of a potential nuclear waste disposal site at Yucca Mountain, southern Nevada, Denver, CO, Aug. 19-21, 1985, edited by Michael D. Carr and James C. Yount. Publisher: U. S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA, United States. ISSN: 8755-531X
Publication Date:1988
Note:In English. 26 refs.; 1 table, sketch map
Subjects:Calcite; Carbonates; Cenozoic; Chemically precipitated rocks; Engineering geology; Geologic hazards; Ground water; High-level waste; Hydrogeology; Levels; Paleohydrology; Quaternary; Radioactive waste; Sedimentary rocks; Site exploration; Stratigraphy; Surveys; Toxic materials; Tufa; Underground storage; USGS; Veins; Waste disposal; Water table; Basin and Range Province; California; Death Valley; Great Basin; Inyo County California; Nevada; Nevada Test Site; North America; Nye County Nevada; United States; Yucca Mountain; South-central Nevada; Southeastern California
Coordinates:N361500 N365000 W1160000 W1170000
Record ID:1989012787
Copyright Information:GeoRef, Copyright 2018 American Geosciences Institute.
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