Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho
Entry ID: USGS_OFR_2004_1211

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Summary
Abstract: Lead-rich sediments, containing at least 1000 ppm of lead (Pb), and derived
mainly from discarded mill tailings in the Coeur d'Alene mining region, cover
about 60 km2 of the 80-km2 floor of the main stem of the Coeur d'Alene River
valley, in north Idaho. Although mill tailings have not been discarded directly
into tributary streams since 1968, frequent floods continue to re-mobilize
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Description: Database files for the Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead
Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.35   S: 41.64   E: -110.7   W: -117.59

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Arthur A. Bookstrom, Stephen E. Box, Robert S. Fousek John C. Wallis, Helen Z. Kayser, and Berne L. Jackson
Dataset Title: Baseline and Historic Depositional Rates and Lead Concentrations, Floodplain Sediments, Lower Coeur d'Alene River, Idaho
Dataset Series Name: Open File Report 2004-1211
Dataset Release Date: 2004
Dataset Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey
Data Presentation Form: maps, GIS
Online Resource: http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2004/1211/
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
Distribution Format: database files, shape files
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 509-353-2641
Email: abookstrom at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey
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City: Spokane
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 99201
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-02-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-02-22
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