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Midnite Mine radiation survey 1995.
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, RI 9610, 1996 Jan; :1-27
During the week of September 4, 1995, personnel from the U.S. Bureau of Mines conducted a Ra-226 survey at the Midnite Mine. One hundred thirty measurements were made on a rectangular grid with 150-m spacings. Concurrently, Shepherd Miller, Inc., took gross gamma readings in micro-R/h at the same grid points. In addition, the USBM collected 17 soil samples to be analyzed for radium, thorium, and potassium. The results of this study are summarized in this report.
Uranium-mines; Abandoned-sites; Land-reclamation; Radioecological-concentration; Mine-wastes; Measurement-equipment; Sampling; Sampling-methods; Quantitative-analysis
7440-14-4; 7440-29-1; 7440-09-7
Report of Investigations
NTIS Accession No.
Washington, DC: U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Mines, RI 9610
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