The book examines specific scientific and technical safety issues related to the proposed low-level radioactive waste site at Ward Valley, California. It includes, among other issues, evaluation of the potential for infiltration by shallow subsurface water, contamination of ground water and the Colorado River, damaging effects on the desert tortoise habitat, and restoration of the native vegetation.http://www.nap.edu/catalog/4939.html FLOOD CONTROL AND ENGINEERING CONSIDERATIONS 193 Characterization), pp. ... on Water Resources, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and American Society of Civil Engineers Task Committee on Risk-Based Decision Making. ... Transmitted under cover letter to B.A. Tschantz. ... HEC-2, Water Surface Profiles Manual and Computer Program, CPD-2A.
|Author||:||Committee to Review Specific Scientific and Technical Safety Issues Related to the Ward Valley, California Low-Level Radioactive Waste Site, National Research Council, Division on Earth and Life Studies, Commission on Geosciences, Environment and Resources|
|Publisher||:||National Academies Press - 1995-05-10|