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Vadose zone mapping using geographic information systems and geostatistics a case study in the Elkhorn River Basin, Nebraska, USA

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2 Author(s)
Ruopu Li ; Sch. of Environ. Sci. & Eng., Tianjin Univ., Tianjin, China ; Lin Zhao

Characteristics of the vadose zone media are important for assessing contamination potentials for projects such as landfill siting and planning. However, accurate vadose zone maps at the regional scale are often not available. This study successfully mapped low-permeable components of the vadose zone across the Elkhorn River Basin, Nebraska, using geographic information systems (GIS), groundwater level data, and a test hole database. The map has the potential to land use planners for searching and planning landfill sites.

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Water Resource and Environmental Protection (ISWREP), 2011 International Symposium on  (Volume:4 )

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20-22 May 2011

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