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Main Title Strontium, Calcium and the Istopic Composition of Strontium in Underground Waters from the Scioto River Basin, Ohio.
Author Stuebe, A. M. ; Baldwi, A. D. ; Ikramuddi, M. ; Pushka, P. ;
CORP Author Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Water Resources Center.
Year Published 1973
Report Number 419X; DI-14-31-0001-3835; OWRR-A-030-OHIO; 02218,; A-030-OHIO(1)
Stock Number PB-226 104
Additional Subjects Ground water ; Ohio ; Trace elements ; Scioto River basin ; Calcium ; Strontium ; Strontium isotopes ; Isotopic labeling ; Hydrogeology ; Celestite
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NTIS  PB-226 104 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 46p
Abstract
A total of 27 groundwater samples from the Scioto River drainage basin, Ohio has been analyzed for strontium and calcium concentrations and strontium-isotopic compositions. Ground waters which emanate from carbonate bedrock are characterized by 87Sr/86Sr ratios in the range 0.708 - 0.709; unusually high Sr/Ca ratios in these waters identify celestite lenses within the carbonate as the dominant source of strontium. Underground waters from clastic bedrock, principally shale, have 87Sr/86Sr ratios which vary from about 0.710 to about 0.713m and low Sr/Ca ratios. Thus there are two basic groundwater types from bedrock within the basin which can be identified by these two parameters. (Modified author abstract)