Aeroradioactivity Survey and Areal Geology of Parts of Southeastern New York and Southern New England (ARMS-I)

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Report concerning "[a]n airborne gamma-radiation survey of Connecticut, Rhode Island, and parts of New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont" (p. 5) made between 1958 and 1960 that indicated that a broad range of radioactivity exists in those areas depending on the type of bedrock. Correlations are drawn between this radioactivity and the geology of the region.

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1 online resource (31 p.) : ill., maps

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Popenoe, Peter July 1963.

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  • Deal, L. J. "Approved by: L. J. Deal, Chief, Civil Effects Branch."

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  • United States. National Bureau of Standards.
    Publisher Info: "Available from the Clearinghouse for Federal and Scientific and Technical Information, National Bureau of Standards, U. S. Department of Commerce, Springfield, Virginia 22151."
    Place of Publication: Springfield, Virginia

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  • Main Title: Aeroradioactivity Survey and Areal Geology of Parts of Southeastern New York and Southern New England (ARMS-I)
  • Added Title: U.S. Atomic Energy Commission. Civil Effects Test Operations Office. CEX. Civil Effects Study
  • Added Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Report CEX-58.4.6
  • Series Title: Civil Effects Test Operations Reports

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Report concerning "[a]n airborne gamma-radiation survey of Connecticut, Rhode Island, and parts of New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont" (p. 5) made between 1958 and 1960 that indicated that a broad range of radioactivity exists in those areas depending on the type of bedrock. Correlations are drawn between this radioactivity and the geology of the region.

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1 online resource (31 p.) : ill., maps

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  • July 1963

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  • 1958 - 1960

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Popenoe, Peter. Aeroradioactivity Survey and Areal Geology of Parts of Southeastern New York and Southern New England (ARMS-I), report, July 1963; Springfield, Virginia. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc13016/: accessed August 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.