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The use of surface geophysical techniques to detect fractures in bedrock; an annotated bibliography

Circular 987

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Abstract

This annotated bibliography compiles references about the theory and application of surface geophysical techniques to locate fractures or fracture zones within bedrock units. Forty-three publications are referenced, including journal articles, theses, conference proceedings, abstracts, translations, and reports prepared by private contractors and U.S. Government agencies. Thirty-one of the publications are annotated. The remainder are untranslated foreign language articles, which are listed only as bibliographic references. Most annotations summarize the location, geologic setting, surface geophysical technique used, and results of a study. A few highly relevant theoretical studies are annotated also. Publications that discuss only the use of borehole geophysical techniques to locate fractures are excluded from this bibliography. Also excluded are highly theoretical works that may have little or no known practical application.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
The use of surface geophysical techniques to detect fractures in bedrock; an annotated bibliography
Series title:
Circular
Series number:
987
Edition:
-
Year Published:
1987
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. G.P.O.,
Description:
iv, 14 p. ;26 cm.