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Preliminary report on engineering geology of thirteen tunnel sites, Nevada Test Site

Trace Elements Memorandum 773

Report concerns work done on behalf of Albuquerque Operations Office, U. S. Atomic Energy Commission
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Abstract

Reconnaissance of 13 areas in and adjacent to Nevada Test Site was completed. Of the 13 areas, Forty Mile Canyon, South-central Shoshone Mountain, and Southeast Shoshone Mountain named in order of preference, offer many advantages for carrying on future underground nuclear explosions.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Preliminary report on engineering geology of thirteen tunnel sites, Nevada Test Site
Series title:
Trace Elements Memorandum
Series number:
773
Year Published:
1958
Language:
English
Publisher:
U. S. Geological Survey
Description:
Report: 33 p.; Plate; 27 cm. (One map folded in pocket)
Country:
United States
State:
Nevada
Other Geospatial:
Nevada Test Site
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