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.
Additional Publication Details
USGS Numbered Series
Preliminary report on engineering geology of thirteen tunnel sites, Nevada Test Site
Trace Elements Memorandum
U. S. Geological Survey
Report: 33 p.; Plate; 27 cm. (One map folded in pocket)