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Synthetic organic compounds: Las Vegas Wash and Lake Mead

Digital Scholarship@UNLV

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Title Synthetic organic compounds: Las Vegas Wash and Lake Mead
Creator National Water Quality Assessment Program (NAWQA): Nevada Basin and Range
Description The Nevada Basin and Range (NVBR) study unit of the U.S. Geological Survey's National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program is investigating the status of, trends in, and factors affecting water quality in the Las Vegas area. A principal objective of the investigation is to assess the effects of urbanization on the quality of area water resources. Las Vegas Wash is the surface-water outlet for the Las Vegas area. The wash transports stormwater runoff, shallow ground-water discharge, and...
Date 1996-01-01T08:00:00Z
Type text
Format application/pdf
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Aquatic pollution Environmental monitoring Environmental protection Hydrologic data Biogeochemistry Desert Ecology Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Fresh Water Studies Natural Resource Economics Natural Resources and Conservation Natural Resources Management and Policy Sustainability Water Resource Management

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