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Environmental Health - Toxic Substances

Research Projects

The Toxic Substances Hydrology Program conducts research on three categories of contamination issues:

Subsurface Point-Source Contamination

Contaminated Site Management and Remediation

Watershed- and Regional-Scale Contamination

Other Fundamental Research and Methods Development

     
Map of Toxics Program Study Sites
Locations of Toxics Program Investigations
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Mirror Lake, NH, located in the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, is the location of a research site where USGS scientists and others developed methods to characterize the ground-water flow and the transport of chemical constituents in fractured rock
Mirror Lake, NH, located in the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, is the location of a research site where USGS scientists and others developed methods to characterize the ground-water flow and the transport of chemical constituents in fractured rock -- from the Mirror Lake Site

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