USGS - science for a changing world

Science Topics

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Podcasts/RSS

Groundwater quality in the Tahoe and Martis Basins, California

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2011/3143/

Recent study encountered occasional high values of radioactive trace elements, but the water quality in this area as monitored compares favorably to more urban areas studied by the same group.

by Fram, Miranda S. and Belitz, Kenneth
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3143
Related topics:
Groundwater, Groundwater quality, Water chemistry, Aquifers
States or counties
El Dorado, Nevada, Placer
Alternative formats of this information:
Compatible standard Format
FGDC-CSDGM Text XML JSON
CCM of Project Open Data JSON
ISO 19115 XML
USGS Publications Warehouse [Citation page] - [MODS XML]

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://www.usgs.gov/science//science/cite-view.php?cite=2927
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS