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The goal of this project is to assist EPA in hydrogeologic investigations and perform a groundwater flow assessment in the Pohatcong Valley area to determine probable source of contamination of wells.
START DATE: 30-SEP-1999
END DATE: 31-DEC-2006
PROJECT NUMBER: 2454ABH
USGS will assist EPA in hydrogeologic investigations and perform a groundwater flow assessment in the Pohatcong Valley area to deterrmine probable source of contamination of wells.
Contamination of groundwater in the Pohatcong Valley is a cconcern because it is a sole source of drinking water for publication and private wells in the area.
Conduct review of available data in aquifer tests and withdrawals, participate in field investigations with EPA contractor for water quality, water levels, packer tests, tracer tests and geophysical investigations. Perform synoptic streamflow survey. Use data to perform a groundwater flow assessment.
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Below are publications associated with this project.