Ground-water contamination in East Bay Township, Michigan by F. R. Twenter

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Geological Survey, Open-File Services Section, Western Distribution Branch, U.S. Geological Survey in Lansing, Mich, Denver, Colo .

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Statementby F.R. Twenter, T.R. Cummings, and N.G. Grannemann ; prepared in cooperation with U.S. Coast Guard.
SeriesWater-resources investigations report -- 85-4064.
ContributionsCummings, T. Ray., Grannemann, N. G., United States. Coast Guard., Geological Survey (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 63 p. :
Number of Pages63
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Open LibraryOL18041632M

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GROUND-WATER CONTAMINATION IN EAST BAY TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN By F. Twenter, T. Cummings, and N. Grannemann ABSTRACT Glacial deposits, as much as feet thick, underlie the study area. The upper 29 to feet, a sand and gravel unit, is the aquifer tapped for water by all wells in the area.

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