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Both a textbook and convenient reference source for the environmental manager. The second edition contains major new references and significant developments since the first edition was published in 1995.
BASIC CONCEPTS. Geology, Soils, and Geomorphology. Ground Water and Vadose Zone Hydrology. Soil and Ground Water Geochemistry and Microbiology. Sources and Behavior of Subsurface Contaminants. ASSESSMENT AND MONITORING. Planning Field Investigations. Geophysical and Remote Sensing Techniques. Characterization of Vadose Zone and Ground Water Hydrology. Soil and Ground-Water Tracers. Field Sampling and Monitoring of Contaminants. Use of Models and Computers in Contaminant Investigations. PREVENTION AND REMEDIATION. Prevention and Minimization of Contamination. Remediation Planning. Remediation of Contaminated Soils. Remediation of Contaminated Ground Water. Appendices.