USGS TEI 810

Publication Details

  • Title:

    Potential effects of Project Chariot on local water supplies
  • Authors:

    Piper, A.M.
  • Publication Date:

    1962
  • Publisher:

    U.S. Geological Survey
  • Comments:

    Prepared on behalf of the San Francisco Operations Office, United States Atomic Energy Commission
  • Ordering Info:

    This publication is out of print. Reproductions may be available. USGS Publications Warehouse
  • Keyword(s):

    Hydrology; Seward Peninsula; Water; Water Quality; Water Resources

Bibliographic Reference

Piper, A.M., 1962, Potential effects of Project Chariot on local water supplies: U.S. Geological Survey Trace Elements Investigations 810, 76 p., 18 sheets, scale 1:250,000.

Publication Products

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  • Maps & Other Oversized SheetsMaps & Other Oversized Sheets

    • Plate 1 Vicinity of the Chariot site (479.0 K)
    • Plate 2 Expected fallout pattern and wind roses, Project Chariot (48.0 K)
    • Plate 3 Profiles of representative streams, vicinity of the Chariot site (28.0 K)
    • Plate 4 Points sampled for analyses of water, sediment, and stream deposits, scale 1:250,000 (378.0 K)
    • Table 2 Sheet, 1 Assumed distribution of fission-product activity from Project Chariot, after 1 hour (88.0 K)
    • Table 2 Sheet, 2 Assumed distribution of fission-product activity from Project Chariot, after 1 hour (61.0 K)
    • Table 9 Classification of land surface, vicinity of the Chariot site (52.0 K)
    • Table 17 Fraction of activity assumed to be removed from solution by adsorption on land-surface materials, Project Chariot (54.0 K)
    • Table 18, Sheet 1 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case I (123.0 K)
    • Table 18, Sheet 2 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case I (93.0 K)
    • Table 19, Sheet 1 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case II (97.0 K)
    • Table 19, Sheet 2 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case II (78.0 K)
    • Table 20, Sheet 1 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case III (59.0 K)
    • Table 20, Sheet 2 Expected dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, case III (77.0 K)
    • Table 21, Sheet 1 Expected initial dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, Case IV (89.0 K)
    • Table 21, Sheet 2 Expected initial dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, Case IV (68.0 K)
    • Table 22, Sheet 1 Expected re-dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, Case IV (111.0 K)
    • Table 22, Sheet 2 Expected re-dispersal of fission products in fallout from Project Chariot, Case IV (89.0 K)

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