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The Geohealth Newsletter

Volume 12, No. 1, 2015

GeoHealth is the U.S. Geological Survey's Environmental Health Newsletter.

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Crosscutting Topics

Erratum--Using chromate to investigate the Impact of natural organics on the surface reactivity of nanoparticulate magnetite (environmental science technology (2015) 49 (2156-2162) doi--10.1021/es504831d): Environmental Science and Technology

Anomalous solute transport in saturated porous Media--Relating transport model parameters to electrical and nuclear magnetic resonance properties: Water Resources Research

Concentrations of hormones, pharmaceuticals and other micropollutants in groundwater affected by septic systems in New England and New York: Science of the Total Environment

Spatial and temporal migration of a landfill leachate plume in alluvium: Water, Air, and Soil Pollution

Mercury distribution and mobility at the abandoned Puhipuhi mercury mine, Northland, New Zealand: New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics

Endocrine disrupting alkylphenolic chemicals and other contaminants in wastewater treatment plant effluents, urban streams, and fish in the Great Lakes and upper Mississippi River regions: Science of the Total Environment

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Soil sample in clear polycarbonate core tube from the Minnesota MSEA, Princeton, MN. Note layering of sediments in the tube
Soil sample in clear polycarbonate core tube from the Minnesota MSEA, Princeton, MN. Note layering of sediments in the tube -- from the Management Systems Evaluation Area Program

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