Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 20 OF 31
|Main Title||Radium Monitoring Network. Data Release Number 9.|
|CORP Author||Public Health Service, Denver, Colo. Div. of Water Supply and Pollution Control|
|Stock Number||PB-260 224|
|Additional Subjects||Colorado River ; Dolores River ; River basins ; Radium ; Drinking water ; Radiation hazards ; Water supply ; Rivers ; Water quality data ; Water pollution sampling ; State agencies ; Surface waters ; Tables(Data) ; Uranium ; Radioactive wastes ; Industrial wastes ; Fallout ; Mining ;|
In this ninth data release report, radium-226 and uranium results are presented that supplement data from eight previous releases dated October 1962 through January 1966. The data indicate evidence of uranium mining and milling from analysis of composite water samples at stations of the Radium Monitoring Network of the Colorado River Basin Water Quality Control Project. The network is a surveillance system consisting of continuous surface water sampling at 27 locations throughout the basin. It assays the radiological content of river water over the entire basin. Tabular data are given.