The Shiprock Uranium-mill Tailings Remedial Action (UMTRA) Site
Bernadette Tsosie, Steven C. Semken, Bruce Harrison 1997 New Mexico Geological Society v48 p279-281
This article in the New Mexico Geological Society Guidebook discusses a uranium mill tailings site in Shiprock, New Mexico and its effect on the local environment. The site, located on a high terrace adjacent to the San Juan River, has been the focus of a Department of Energy remediation program. This article provides information about the floodplain and its stratigraphy, hydrology, conductivity and the relationships between hydrology and conductivity.