Seismic Blasting Project Approved for Death Valley

March 1988
National Parks;Mar/Apr88, Vol. 62 Issue 3/4, p10
Reports that the U.S. National Park Service has given permission to the U.S. Department of Energy to conduct a seismic refraction survey of Death Valley National Monument. Determination of the structure of the substrata rock and ensure that radioactive wastes dumped at Yucca Mountain, Nevada, would not filter through the ground to other locations or contaminate underground aquifers.


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