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Norman Landfill environmental research site

Scott C. Christenson

Norman Landfill environmental research site

what happens to the waste in landfills?

by Scott C. Christenson

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sanitary landfills -- Oklahoma -- Norman,
  • Fills (Earthwork) -- Oklahoma -- Norman

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWhat happens to the waste in landfills?
    Statementby Scott C. Christenson and Isabelle M. Cozzarelli
    SeriesUSGS fact sheet -- FS-040-03, Fact sheet (Geological Survey (U.S.)) -- FS-040-03
    ContributionsCozzarelli, Isabelle M, Geological Survey (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13632536M
    OCLC/WorldCa53291572

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Norman Landfill environmental research site by Scott C. Christenson Download PDF EPUB FB2

City of Norman Sanitation DaVinci Norman, OK Phone: () Fax: () Email. The Norman Landfill Environmental Research Site. The Norman Landfill is a closed municipal solid waste landfill, formerly operated by the city of Norman, Oklahoma. The landfill is sited directly on the Canadian River alluvial aquifer and has no liner or leachate collection system, so a leachate plume has developed in ground water in the aquifer.

The Norman Landfill Environmental Research Site The Norman Landfill (fig. 1) is a closed municipal solid waste landfill, formerly operated by the city of Norman, Oklahoma. The landfill is sited directly on the Canadian River alluvial aquifer and has no liner or leachate collection system, so a leachate.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Christenson, Scott C. Norman Landfill environmental research site. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Dept.

of the Interior, U.S. The Norman Landfill Research Site is a world-class natural laboratory. There are only four long-term hydro-bio-geochemical studies of subsurface systems in the world. This is the only such site in the U.S., with research having been conducted at this site for more than 30 years.

More than 1, monitoring wells and sampling devices have been. Landfills Approximately 62% of municipal waste is placed in landfills.

If the waste is dumped untreated, it can promote the proliferation of rats, flies, and other vermin, encourage growth of disease-carrying organisms, contaminate surface and underground water, scar the land, and preempt open space. Hornecker, M.M.,Automated soil moisture observations and infiltration modeling at the closed Norman, Oklahoma Landfill: Norman, University of Oklahoma, School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science, unpublished Masters thesis, p.

Furthermore, some historic landfill still pose a risk of environmental contamination. Toxics Program research focuses on a subsurface leachate plume in an alluvial aquifer adjacent to a municipal landfill near Norman, Oklahoma. The landfill accepted municipal wastes for. I use a combined field and laboratory experimental approach to investigate biogeochemical processes in shallow groundwater and surface water environments that affect water availability.

I use a multi-disciplinary and multi-scale approach to study processes in environments stressed by anthropogenic inputs of biodegradable carbon, such as crude oil, landfill leachate, and oil. Landfill leachate is characterized by high organic and inorganic pollutant concentrations (Bodzek et al., ) and is extremely toxic to the environment.

The significant impacts of landfill leachate could be eutrophication of aquatic systems and toxic effects on fauna which are caused by a variety of contaminants (Lavrova and Koumanova, ). i am doing a research on plants near the landfill site, to identify possible pollution levels in plants.

they are animals / livestock grazing near the site Relevant answer J. Tarafdar. A modern landfill is an engineered method for depositing waste in specially constructed and protected cells on the land surface or in excavations into the land surface.

Research Paper on Landfills April 4, UsefulResearchPapers Research Papers 0 Most often located outside cities, landfill, dump, or dumping ground is a specially equipped place for the disposal of industrial, domestic or other waste materials.

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[ ] Pingback by Alex Lee — Octo @ am [ ] this week blogged about books and. The research was carried out at Pacará Pintado landfill in northwestern Argentina. Analysis of water samples indicates that leachate is affecting groundwater under the landfill area and an abandoned river channel hydraulically by: @article{osti_, title = {Electrical geophysical study over the Norman Landfill, near Norman, Oklahoma}, author = {Bisdorf, R J}, abstractNote = {In and the US Geological Survey made 40 Schlumberger dc electrical resistivity soundings at the Norman Landfill, near Norman, Oklahoma.

Interpretation of the resistivity data indicates that high resistivities (> ohm-m) are related. This book addresses a pollution hazard prevalent in most cities and large towns world-wide by providing an understanding of the scientific and technical control of the landfill method of domestic and non-domestic waste disposal, considered within the framework of integrated waste by: Built upon decades of rigorous field and laboratory testing and experience, Sustainable Practices for Landfill Design and Operation provides an authoritative examination of the critical functions involved in operating municipal landfills more sustainably.

The authors address such issues as planning, case studies, liquids addition, biogas collection, operations, monitoring, economics, [email protected]{osti_, title = {Elements in cottonwood trees as an indicator of ground water contaminated by landfill leachate}, author = {Erdman, J A and Christenson, S}, abstractNote = {Ground water at the Normal Landfill Research Site is contaminated by a leachate plume emanating from a closed, unlined landfill formerly operated by the city of Norman, Oklahoma.