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Fluvial dynamics of thorium-230 in the Church Rock event, Puerco River, New Mexico

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The purpose of this paper is to characterize the transport and storage of contaminants resulting from a dam-burst flood at a tailings pond near Church Rock, New Mexico. The method of explanation is to explore the spatial distribution and fluvial dynamics of thorium in sediments of the Puerco River.

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Etats-Unis - Fluviatile - Isotope radioactif - Métal lourd - New Mexico - Pollution - Puerco River - Thorium
Fluvial processes - New Mexico - Pollution - United States

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Article de périodique

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Annals of the Association of American Geographers, issn : 0004-5608, 1990, vol. 80, n°. 3, p. 327-342, Collation : Illustration, Références bibliographiques : 69 réf.

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Pays édition : Etats-Unis, Washington, DC, Association of American Geographers

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