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Groundwater quality in the Columbia Plateau basaltic-rock aquifers, northwestern United States

March 31, 2020

Groundwater provides nearly 50 percent of the Nation’s drinking water. To help protect this vital resource, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Project assesses groundwater quality in aquifers that are important sources of drinking water. The Columbia Plateau basaltic-rock aquifers constitute one of the important resources being evaluated.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2020
Title Groundwater quality in the Columbia Plateau basaltic-rock aquifers, northwestern United States
DOI 10.3133/fs20193058
Authors MaryLynn Musgrove
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2019-3058
Index ID fs20193058
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization WMA - Earth System Processes Division

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