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Published by Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, For sale by Books and Open-File Reports Section in Denver, Colo .
Written in English


  • Groundwater -- Wyoming -- Quality.,
  • Water quality -- Wyoming.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Karen L. Mora, L. Rodney Larson, and Samuel J. Rucker IV.
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 87-0763., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 87-763.
ContributionsLarson, L. R., Rucker, S. J., Geological Survey (U.S.)
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Pagination1 microfiche
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Open LibraryOL18050962M

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Feb 6, - Wind River Range Wyoming Map | for Ground-Water Quality, Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming Stay safe and healthy. Please practice hand-washing and social distancing, and check out our resources for adapting to these times. This report graphically summarizes ground-water quality from selected chemical-quality data for about 2, ground-water sites in Wyoming. Dissolved-solids, nitrate, fluoride, arsenic, barium, cadmium, chromium, lead, mercury, selenium, iron, and manganese concentrations are summarized on a statewide basis. The major chemical-quality problem that limits the use of Wyoming ground-water is. Ground Water The first Wyoming ground-water laws were enacted in and amended in A new ground-water law went into effect March 1, , repealing and replacing the and laws. Major amendments were made in Priority of Wells. Geology and ground-water resources of the North Platte irrigation project area in Goshen County, Wyoming, by F.N. Visher, J.R. Rapp, and H.M. Babcock, with a section on The chemical quality of ground water, by W.H. Duram. p.