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Bibliography on the occurrence and intrusion of saltwater in aquifers along the Atlantic Coast of the United States

August 1, 2002

Freshwater aquifers along the Atlantic coast of the United States are vulnerable to the intrusion of saltwater from saline waters that bound the aquifers along their seaward margins. Incidences of saltwater intrusion have been documented along the Atlantic coast for more than 100 years. This report provides a bibliography of published literature relating to the occurrence and intrusion of saltwater along the Atlantic coast of the United States, including all of the coastal States from Maine to Florida (including the coast of Florida along the Gulf of Mexico). The bibliography contains 549 references that date from 1896 to 2001. The bibliography contains references to books, journal articles, and government and other technical reports and maps that could be readily obtained through a scientific library. Conference papers and abstracts, unpublished manuscripts, publications in press, newspaper articles, consulting reports, and reports prepared by local or regional water companies or water districts are omitted from the bibliography.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2002
Title Bibliography on the occurrence and intrusion of saltwater in aquifers along the Atlantic Coast of the United States
DOI 10.3133/ofr02235
Authors Paul M. Barlow, Emily C. Wild
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Open-File Report
Series Number 2002-235
Index ID ofr02235
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization

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