Sole Source Aquifers
Entry ID: EPA_SSA

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Summary
Abstract: A Sole Source Aquifer (SSA) is an aquifer designated by EPA as the "sole or
principal source" of drinking water for a given service area; that is, an
aquifer which is needed to supply 50% or more of the drinking water for that
area and for which there are no reasonably available alternative sources should
the aquifer become contaminated.
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Description: Soul Source Aquifers GIS data sets.

Description: The effects of Soul Source Aquifer designation.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 36.75   S: 32.76   E: -89.39   W: -94.86
  N: 33.29   S: 28.67   E: -88.54   W: -94.3
  N: 37.3   S: 31.04   E: -102.7   W: -109.35
  N: 37.43   S: 33.19   E: -94.0   W: -103.43
  N: 37.15   S: 25.19   E: -92.85   W: -107.31

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Environmental Protection Agency
Dataset Title: Sole Source Aquifers
Dataset Publisher: Environmental Protection Agency
Online Resource: http://www.epa.gov/earth1r6/6wq/swp/ssa/ssa.htm
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Monitoring and Assessing Water Quality, Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.epa.gov/owow/monitoring/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EPA MONITORING AND ASSESSING WATER QUALITY
Phone: 202-566-1191
Email: OW-OWOW-INTERNET-COMMENTS at epamail.epa.gov
Contact Address:
Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds (4501T)
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20460
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: Arc/Info Map Coverages
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-08-24
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