Bibliography and References
This page enables the user to search for and view annotated references dealing with the Woburn Toxic Trial and its aftermath, the Woburn Wells G & H Superfund Site, and teaching with 'A Civil Action'. The references include journal articles, master's theses and Ph.D. dissertations, and state and federal reports.
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Galileo's Revenge - Junk Science in the Courtroom part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Lengthy opinions describing the weaknesses of the American legal system, especially the use of expert witnesses that are not experts. Interesting reading.
History of toxic metal discharge to surface waters of the Aberjona watershed part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Interesting article concerning the movement of toxic heavy metals within waters in the Aberjona River basin.
Speciation and fate of arsenic in three lakes of the Aberjona watershed part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Technical article describing research on the types of arsenic and their fates found in lakes within the Aberjona River watershed. Nice article for geochemists and those interested in it.
Pollution survey of the Aberjona River, 1921 to 1922 part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Detailed photographic survey with annotated captions of pollution sources along the Aberjona River. Pictures include tanneries, piggeries, chemical manufacturers, and conditions of the riverbed and ...
Groundwater transport of arsenic and chromium at a historical tannery, Woburn, Massachusetts, U.S.A. part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Professional article regarding the geochemistry of arsenic and chromium transport at an historic tannery in the Aberjona River watershed.
Woburn's water supply: clean and safe part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Informational pamphlet describing Woburn's current water supply system, sources of public water, and a summary of the chemical analyses of those waters.
Groundwater Modeling of the Aberjona Basin part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Master's thesis from MIT on the groundwater flow system of the entire Aberjona River watershed. The area near Woburn wells G and H is a small region within this computer model.
'A Civil Action' in the Geology Classroom part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This is a Education and Outreach article about the undergraduate honors course at Ohio State University where students serve as expert witnesses and attorneys in a mock trial centered on the ...
Hydrogeology and simulation of ground-water flow at Superfund-site Wells G and H, Woburn, Massachusetts part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Steady-state, two-layer MODFLOW model of the groundwater flow system at wells G and H in Woburn, Massachusetts, based on work performed for USEPA. Model is calibrated to water levels measured in ...
Field investigations of uncontrolled hazardous waste sites part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Early U.S. EPA subcontractor report dealing with sources of contamination at the Wells G &amp; H Superfund site