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Main Title Regional Topography, Physiography, and Geology of the Northern Great Plains.
Author Keefer., William R. ;
CORP Author Northern Great Plains Resource Program, Denver, Colo.;Geological Survey, Reston, Va.
Year Published 1974
Report Number NGPRP/CD-74/500; USGS/OFR-74/50;
Stock Number PB-243 982
Additional Subjects Topographic maps ; North Dakota ; Montana ; Wyoming ; South Dakota ; Topographic features ; Geology ; Geomorphology ; Mineral deposits ; Land reclamation ; Erosion control ; Coal mining ; Northern Great Plains ; Powder River basin ; Williston basin ; Mineral resource planning
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-243 982 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 122p
The report analyzes the topography, physiography and geology of a 63 county area in North Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, and South Dakota. Geologic maps are included. In addition 7 1/2 minute quadrangle slope maps are included for 5 selected sites that are representative of the areas that are likely to be impacted with accelerated coal development in the Northern Great Plains. These maps are provided as tools for planning transportation facilities, utility corridors, siting of mines and related facilities, controlling erosion, determining reclamation potential, and preparation of mining plans.