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Ammonia in ground water from the Mississippi River alluvium, Fort Madison, Iowa

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Ammonia in ground water from the Mississippi River alluvium, Fort Madison, Iowa; 2001; WRI; 2001-4062; Linhart, S. Mike

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The U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the City of Fort Madison, conducted a study of the potential sources and possible processes that might produce ammonia in ground water from the Mississippi River alluvium near Fort Madison, Iowa. High ammonia concentrations of 3.0 to 6.4 milligrams per liter were detected in water produced from municipal well Fort Madison #4 from 1992 through 1996. Total organic carbon concentrations of about 5 milligrams per liter were also reported during the same time period. Water-level measurements from two municipal wells and one well at Iowa State Penitentiary were used to determine that the general direction of ground-water flow during the two days of sampling was from northeast to southwest toward [...]

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local-index unknown wri014062
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doi http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/mods-outline-3-5.html#identifier doi:10.3133/wri014062
series unknown Water-Resources Investigations Report

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languageEnglish
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