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Presentation Type

Open Access Poster Presentation

Keywords

Groundwater--Nitrogen content--Iowa--Black Hawk County; Groundwater--Pollution--Iowa--Black Hawk County; Nitrates; Well water--Iowa--Black Hawk County;

Abstract

The main objective of this study is to find potential sites that might be vulnerable to nitrate contamination by doing weighted overlay analysis using ArcGIS Software and compare those sites with current nitrate contaminated sites.

Start Date

1-4-2015 12:00 PM

End Date

1-4-2015 2:00 PM

Faculty Advisor

John DeGroote

Faculty Advisor

Catherine Zeman

Department

School of Health, Physical Education, and Leisure Services

Department

Division of Health Promotion and Education

Comments

Category: Poster Presentations - Research

File Format

application/pdf

Embargo Date

3-15-2015

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Assessing Vulnerability Mapping of Nitrate Contamination Among the Private Well Owners of Black Hawk County, IA

The main objective of this study is to find potential sites that might be vulnerable to nitrate contamination by doing weighted overlay analysis using ArcGIS Software and compare those sites with current nitrate contaminated sites.