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Mapping and hydrogeologic research in support of groundwater management, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, Scott County, Minnesota
Runkel, A.C.; Tipping, R.G.; Meyer, G.N. (University of Minnesota, 2008)
 

Title 
Mapping and hydrogeologic research in support of groundwater management, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, Scott County, Minnesota

Issue Date
2008

Publisher
University of Minnesota

Type
Report

Abstract
This report summarizes a project by the Minnesota Geological Survey (MGS) to conduct research intended to provide basic geologic data and technical interpretations pertinent to groundwater management strategies for the tribal land of the Shakopee-Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC), and surrounding areas, in Scott County, Minnesota. The major project tasks included production of a number of maps, crosssections, and 3-dimensional images that depict Paleozoic bedrock and overlying Quaternary strata. An evaluation of the hydrogeologic attributes of the bedrock is also included, with emphasis on the Franconia Formation and Ironton-Galesville sandstones which are of increasing importance to the SMSC as a source of water.

Appears in Collection(s)

Series/Report Number
OFR
08-3

Series/Report Number
OFR
08-3

Description
PDF file contains the official report, GIS files containing digital maps and Arcview projects associated with the report, and the a text file that contains a general overview of GIS data data. Submitted as a contract deliverable in 2005.

Suggested Citation
Runkel, A.C.; Tipping, R.G.; Meyer, G.N.. (2008). Mapping and hydrogeologic research in support of groundwater management, Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, Scott County, Minnesota. University of Minnesota. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy, http://purl.umn.edu/108352.


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