U.S. Geological Survey applied research studies of the Cheyenne River System, South Dakota description and collation of data, water years 1985-86

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  • Water -- Pollution -- South Dakota -- Whitewood Creek.,
  • Water quality -- South Dakota -- Whitewood Creek.,
  • Gold -- Milling.,
  • Tailings (Metallurgy)

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Statementedited by Kimball E. Goddard.
SeriesU.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 88-484., Open-file report -- 88-484., U.S. Geological Survey open-file report -- 88-484.
ContributionsGoddard, Kimball E., Geological Survey (U.S.)
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U.S. Geological Survey applied research studies of the Cheyenne River System, South Dakota: description and collation of data, water years [Kimball E Goddard; Geological Survey (U.S.);].

In: (ed. Goddard, K.E.), U.S. Geological Survey Applied Research Studies of the Cheyenne River System, South Dakota: Description and Collation of Data, Water Years U.S.G.S. Open-File Report37 - (Supervised the analytical work and wrote part of the paper).

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