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Main Title Effects of fluvial tailings deposits on soils and surface- and ground-water quality, and implications for remediation--upper Arkansas River, Colorado, 1992-96 {MICROFICHE} /
Author Walton-Day, K. ; Rossi, F. J. ; Gerner, L. J. ; Evans, J. B. ; Yager, T. J.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Walton-Day, Katherine.
CORP Author Geological Survey, Denver, CO. Water Resources Div. ;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. ;Bureau of Reclamation, Washington, DC.
Publisher U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey,
Year Published 2000
Report Number USGS/WRI-99-4273
Stock Number PB2000-105404
Subjects Mineral industries--Waste disposal--Environmental aspects--Colorado--Leadville Region ; Tailings (Metallurgy)--Environmental aspects--Colorado--Leadville Region ; Water--Pollution--Arkansas River ; Water--Pollution--Colorado--Leadville Region ; Soil--Pollution--Colorado--Leadville Region
Additional Subjects Arkansas River ; Tailings ; Environmental effects ; Fluvial sediments ; Surface waters ; Ground water ; Water quality ; Remediation ; Water pollution control ; River basins ; Mine wastes ; Spatial distribution ; Seasonal variations ; Soil sampling ; Geochemistry ; Ecological concentration ; Zinc ; Manganese ; Iron ; Lead(Metal) ; Calcium ; Flood plains ; Metals ; Chemical analysis ; Lake County(Colorado)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2000-105404 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation iv, 100 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Geochemical and hydrologic studies were conducted on parts of the Arkansas River and its flood plain downstream from Leadville, Colorado, to assess the effects of fluvial tailings deposits on soil and water quality, to identify processes causing water-quality degradation, and to identify implications of these results for remediation strategies.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48).