Environmental Setting of the Yellowstone River Basin, Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming
http://water.usgs.gov/pubs/wri/wri984269/index.html

Ronald Zelt, U.S. Geological Survey


This U.S. Geological Survey report describes the natural and anthropogenic factors believed to influence water quality in the Yellowstone River Basin. Topics include physiography, climate, geology, vegetation, surface water, stream ecology, groundwater, anthropogenic factors, integrated environmental settings, and others. Text is supported by numerous maps, graphs, charts, diagrams, and tables.

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Subject: Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Ecology, Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Geology of groundwater occurrence, Water supply/water resource evaluation, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Natural Hazards:Floods/Fluvial Processes
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Images/Illustrations, Scientific Resources:Research Results, Overview/Reference Work
Special Interest: Hazards
Topics: Solid Earth:Structural Geology, Climate, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Groundwater:Geology of groundwater occurrence, Water supply/water resource evaluation, Energy/Material cycles
Focus on Yellowstone: Climate history and glaciation, Bedrock geology, Surficial geology and hydrology, Wildlife and plants