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Geologic Mapping and Hydrogeology of Crystalline Rocks

Purpose:

To improve understanding of the distribution and behavior of ground water and ground-water contaminants in regions of the U.S. underlain by crystalline bedrock.

Description:

This project is providing information about the distribution and behavior of ground water and ground-water contaminants in regions of the U.S. underlain by crystalline bedrock. This information is useful for land planners in maintaining sustainable water supplies in this rapidly urbanizing region.

Study Area:

Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York

Anticipated Uses:

Resources (Water)

Project Status:

Current NCGMP Funding

Project Duration:

2005-2010

Duration of NCGMP Funding:

2005-2006


Contact Information:

Project Chief: William C. Burton (Eastern Earth Surface Processes Team)
E-mail: bburton@usgs.gov
Phone: 802-828-4528

 

 
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