Navajo Nation Water Quality Monitoring Program

Geiger Group - Northwestern University, Fred Begay, Environmental Protection Agency

This website provides information about the water quality of drinking wells and springs near abandoned uranium mines on the Navajo Nation. The site is searchable by name or by clicking on an area of interest on the provided map. Also included is information about the possible health effects of metal contaminants and radioisotopes found in the water.

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Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry , Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Water and society, policy, and management, Water quality/chemistry
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results
Topics: Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Groundwater:Water and society, policy, and management, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Quality/Chemistry, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Groundwater:Water quality/chemistry
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Hydrology/Hydrogeology