Concentrations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Major and Trace Elements in Simulated Rainfall Runoff From Parking Lots, Austin, Texas, 2003
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1208

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Summary
Abstract: Samples of creek bed sediment collected near seal-coated parking lots in
Austin, Texas, by the City of Austin during 2001-02 had unusually elevated
concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). To investigate the
possibility that PAHs from seal-coated parking lots might be transported to
urban creeks, the U.S. Geological Survey, in cooperation with the City of
Austin, sampled runoff ... View entire text
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Description: Report on the Concentrations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and
Major and Trace Elements in Simulated Rainfall Runoff From Parking Lots,
Austin, Texas, 2003.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 31.0   S: 30.0   E: -97.0   W: -98.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Barbara J. Mahler, Peter C. Van Metre, and Jennifer T. Wilson
Dataset Title: Concentrations of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) and Major and Trace Elements in Simulated Rainfall Runoff From Parking Lots, Austin, Texas, 2003
Dataset Series Name: Open File Report 2004-1208
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Release Place: Austin, Texas
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Data Presentation Form: online files
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1208/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-02-01
Stop Date: 2001-02-28
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Open File Services Section, Publications Warehouse, Eastern Region, Publications, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ASK USGS
Phone: 1-888-275-8747
Email: ask at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-888-275-8747
Email: ask at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
12201 Sunrise Valley Drive
City: Reston
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 20192
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-02-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-05-27
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