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Fate of Landfill Leachate: Norman Municipal Landfill, Norman, Oklahoma

USGS scientists analyzing samples at a table in the field.
USGS scientists analyzing samples for a study of the microbial-mediated degradation of landfill leachate.

USGS scientist collecting water samples from a multilevel monitoring well.
USGS scientist collecting water samples from a multilevel monitoring well.

USGS scientist collecting and processing water samples anaerobically in a glove bag.
Collecting and processing water-quality samples anaerobically in a glove bag to accurately measure redox-sensitive parameters.

USGS scientist collecting and processing water samples anaerobically in a glove bag.
Collecting and processing water-quality samples anaerobically in a glove bag as part of a study of the biogeochemistry of the landfill leachate plume.

USGS scientist sampling redox-sensitive water-quality parameters.
Sampling redox-sensitive water-quality parameters onsite at the Norman Landfill Research Site, Norman, Oklahoma.

USGS scientists installing a drive point well with a pneumatic hammer.
USGS scientists installing a drive point well for contaminant transport studies at the Norman Landfill Research Site, Norman, Oklahoma.

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