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Water quality studied in areas of unconventional oil and gas development, including areas where hydraulic fracturing techniques are used, in the United States

Maps showing number of water quality samples in areas underlain by unconventional oil and gas resources, broken out by surface water and groundwater.

by Susong, David D.; Gallegos, Tanya J.; and Oelsner, Gretchen P.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3049
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Enhanced oil recovery, Groundwater quality, Hydrology, Surface water quality, Mineral deposit areas
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