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U. S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station,1998Landtype associations of the northern region, 1997; A first approximation:Springfield, VA, National Technical Information Service (order number PB98-502), 1 CD-ROM.CD-ROM; data acquisition; data processing; ecology; forests; geographic information systems; Idaho; information systems; land use; landforms; mapping; maps; monitoring; Montana; North Dakota; soils; surficial geology; surficial geology maps; water resources;
U. S. Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service1998Soil survey of Towner County, North Dakota:Washington, DC, United States Department of Agriculture, Natural Resources Conservation Service, 284 p., 15 sheets.classification; climate; engineering properties; Great Plains; hydrology; index maps; land use; maps; North Dakota; physicochemical properties; soil surveys; soils; soils maps; surveys; topography; Towner County;
U. S. Environmental Protection Agency1993Superfund record of decision (EPA Region 8); Minot Landfill Site, Minot, ND., June 1993:EPA Record of Decision. EPA/ROD/R08-93/070. National Technical Information Service order number PB94-964408NEG.alkanes; benzene; gases; ground water; halogens; hazardous waste; hydrocarbons; landfills; leachate; metals; methane; Minot Landfill Site; Minot; monitoring; North Dakota; phenols; pollutants; pollution; remediation; solvents; Superfund; Ward County; waste disposal;
U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response1996Superfund explanation of significant difference for the record of decision (EPA Region 8); Minot Landfill Site, Ward County, Minot, ND., May 2, 1996:Washington, DC, U. S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response (EPA/ESD/R08-96/118), 19 p.benzene; decontamination; gases; ground water; hazardous waste; hydrocarbons; landfills; leachate; metals; methane; Minot; monitoring; North Dakota; organic compounds; phenols; pollution; remediation; solvents; Superfund; Ward County; waste disposal; waste management; water;
U.S. Bureau of Land Management1997Public rewards from public lands:Washington, DC, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, 81 p.Alaska; Arizona; California; Idaho; Kansas; land management; land use; mapping; Montana; natural resources; Nebraska; Nevada; New Mexico; North Dakota; Oklahoma; Oregon; public lands; recreation; South Dakota; Texas; Utah; Washington; Wyoming;
U.S. Bureau Of Reclamation, Missouri-Oahe Projects Office1973Water resource development in North Dakota,in Mineral and water resources of North Dakota:U.S. Congress, Senate, Interior and Insular Affairs Committee, 93rd Congress, 1st Session (SuDoc no. Y4.In7/13:M66/39); also issued: North Dakota Geological Survey Bulletin 63, p. 199-252, illus.history; population; irrigation; water resources planning; government agencies; water supply; water use; drainage basins; projects; hydroelectric development; flood control; recreation; fish; wildlife; potential development; bibliography
U.S. Department Of The Interior, Office of Information1968Natural resources of North Dakota:Washington, U.S. Government Printing Office, 47 p., illus. (SuDoc no. I1.91:N81d).history; physiography; geology; climate; agriculture; forests; water resources; irrigation; electric power; mineral resources; petroleum; natural gas; lignite; uranium; fish; wildlife; recreation; government agencies
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency1976Surface coal mining in the northern Great Plains of the western United States, an introduction and inventory utilizing aerial photography collected in 1974 and 1975:U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Region VIII, report OEA 76-1, 146 p., illus.aerial photography; lignite; strip mines; coal mining methods; analyses; reclamation; ranking categories
U.S. Geological Survey1979Land use and land cover, 1974, Miles City, Montana; North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Land Use and Land Cover Maps L-80, scale 1:250,000.land use; vegetation
U.S. Geological Survey1978bLand use and land cover and associated maps for Dickinson, North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-274, scale 1:250,000.Billings County; Stark County; Slope County; Hettinger County; Adams County; Bowman County; Golden Valley County; Morton County; Grant County; land use; vegetation
U.S. Geological Survey1978cLand use and land cover and associated maps for Glendive, Montana, North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-275, scale 1:250,000.North Dakota: Golden Valley County; McKenzie County; Montana; land use; vegetation
U.S. Geological Survey1978aGeochemical survey of the western energy regions, fifth annual progress report, July 1978:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-1105, 194 p., illus.geochemistry; soils; plants; shale; Fort Union Formation; strip mining effects
U.S. Geological Survey1977Geochemical survey of the western energy regions, fourth annual progress report, July 1977:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-872, 217 p., illus.geochemistry; soils; plants; lignite; mining effects; groundwater; power plants; oil shale; Fort Union Formation
U.S. Geological Survey1976bLand use and land cover and associated maps for Williston, North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-637, scale 1:250,000.Renville County; Ward County; Burke County; Divide County; Williams County; Mountrail County; McKenzie County; land use; vegetation
U.S. Geological Survey1975Geochemical survey of the western coal regions, second annual progress report, July 1975:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 75-436, 132p. illus.geochemistry; soils; rocks; groundwater; plants; data
U.S. Geological Survey1976aGeochemical survey of the western energy regions, third annual progress report, July 1976:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-729, 44 p., illus.geochemistry; plants; soils; sediments; groundwater; Fort Union Formation; power plants; lignite mines
U.S. Geological Survey1974Stripping coal deposits of the Northern Great Plains, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Field Studies Map MF-590, scale 1:1,000,000.lignite; production; deposits; strip mines; map
U.S. Geological Survey1996U. S. Geological Survey programs in North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 0034-96.areal geology; coal; geologic hazards; grasslands; Great Plains; hydrology; mapping; North Dakota; resources; rivers; sedimentary rocks; streams; survey organizations; topography; water quality; water resources;
U.S. Geological Survey1999North Dakota:U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 35-99, 4 p.areal geology; biota; coal; conservation; education; floods; geologic hazards; mapping; North Dakota; programs; resources; sedimentary rocks; topography; USGS; vegetation; water management; water resources; wetlands;
U.S. Geological Survey and North Dakota Geological Survey1979Lignite drilling during 1978 in western North Dakota: Adams, Billings, Bowman, Burke, Golden Valley, Hettinger, McKenzie, McLean, and Slope Counties:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 79-1051, 519 p., illus.lignite; drill-hole data; geophysical logs; lithology
U.S. Geological Survey and North Dakota Geological Survey1978Lignite drilling during 1977 in western North Dakota: Adams, Billings; Bowman, Dunn, Golden Valley, Grant, Hettinger, Mercer, Oliver, Slope, Stark, and Williams Counties:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 78-888, 541 p., illus.geophysical logs; lithology; well logs; lignite; exploration
U.S. Geological Survey and North Dakota Geological Survey1977Preliminary report of 1976 lignite drilling in western North Dakota: Adams, Billings, Dunn, Hettinger, McKenzie, Mercer, Morton, Oliver, and Stark Counties:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 77-857, 336 p., illus.geophysical logs; lithology; well logs; lignite; exploration
U.S. Geological Survey and North Dakota Geological Survey1976Preliminary report on 1975 drilling of lignites in western North Dakota: Adams, Bowman, Dunn, Hettinger, McLean, Mercer, Oliver, Slope, and Williams Counties:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 76-869, 144 p., illus.geophysical logs; well logs; lithology; lignite; exploration
U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, North Dakota Geological Survey, University Of North Dakota, U.S. Bureau Of Mines1973Mineral and water reources of North Dakota:U.S. Congress, Senate, Interior and Insular Affairs Committee, 93rd Congress 1st Session, (SuDoc no. Y4.In8/ 13:M66/39); also issued: North Dakota Geological Survey Bulletin 63, 252 p., illus.mineral resources; water resources; economic geology; geology; geomorphology; bibliographies; mineral deposits; maps (Individual chapters are indexed under the individual authors.)
U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Division1976Water-resources investigations in the Fort Union coal region, North Dakota, 1975-76:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 43 p., illus.surface water; groundwater; water quality; lignite; mining effects; water chemistry
U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Division1975Water-resources investigations in the Fort Union coal region, North Dakota, 1974-1975:U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, 42 p., illus.surface water; groundwater; lignite; mining
Ulman, Conrad W.1935North Dakota bentonite:N. Dak. Engineer, v. 11, no. 2, p. 9, 12.The origin, composition, occurrences, reserves, and uses of bentonite are discussed.
Ulmer, James H.1973Quaternary stratigraphy of the Lake Sakakawea area, McLean County, North Dakota:University of North Dakota M.S. thesis, 57 p., illus.stratigraphy; surficial geology; Sentinel Butte Formation; Medicine Hill Formation; Horseshoe Valley Formation; Snow School Formation; Oahe Formation; Quaternary; Cenozoic; sedimentation; lithostratigraphy; type sections; geologic history; geohydrology; cross section
Ulmer, James H., and Sackreiter, Donald K.1973Late Cenozoic stratigraphy of the Lake Sakakawea bluffs north and west of Riverdale, North Dakota:North Dakota Geological Survey Report of Investigation 51, 1 sheet, text, illus.Mercer County; McLean County; Charging Eagle Formation; Medicine Hill Formation; Horseshoe Valley Formation; Snow School Formation; Coteau Formation; Oahe Formation; type sections; new formation names; lithology; cross sections; Cenozoic
Ulmer, M. G., and Conta, J. F.1987Soil survey of Adams County, North DakotaU. S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation. Service, Washington, DC, 174 p.
Ulmer, M. G., and Whited, P. M.1990Soil survey of Hettinger County, North DakotaU. S. Department of Agriculture, Soil Conservation Service, Washington, DC, 221 p.
Umbanhowar, C.E. Jr.2004Interactions of climate and fire at two sites in the Northern Great Plains, USA:Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, v. 208, n. 1 2, p. 141-152. alkaline earth metals; calcium; Cenozoic; charcoal; chemical ratios; Coldwater Lake; fires; grasslands; Great Plains; Holocene; lacustrine environment; magnesium; McIntosh County, North Dakota; metals; Mg Ca; North Dakota; Northern Great Plains; paleoclimatology; paleoecology; paleoenvironment; paleolimnology; periodicity; prairies; productivity; Quaternary; Rice Lake; terrestrial environment; Ward County, North Dakota
Underhill, F. S.1890Report of F. S. Underhill, Division Field Agent for North Dakota:U. S. 51st Cong., 1st sess., Senate Ex. Doc. 222, p. 105-109, illus.A summary of the reports of artesian wells in North Dakota is presented.
United States Atomic Energy Commission, Division of Raw Materials1956Location of uranium deposits in southwestern North Dakota and the Cave Hills and Slim Buttes areas, Harding County, South Dakota:U. S. Atomic Energy Comm. Tech. Inf. Service Rept. RME-1076, 12 p., illus.The report consists of three index maps and accompanying lists which give the location of uranium deposits containing more than 0.10 percent U3O8.
United States Bureau of Mines1954Occurrence and properties, sec. 3 of Pt. 1, of Technology of lignite coals:U. S. Bur. Mines Inf. Circ. 7691, p. 33-76, illus.The geologic features, distribution, reserves, composition, petrography, and paleobotany of the Fort Union lignite are discussed.
United States Bureau of Mines1948Analyses of Michigan, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Texas coals:U. S. Bur. Mines Tech. Paper 700, 106 p., illus.The report contains articles by several authors which are cited individually.
United States Geological Survey1922Montana and Dakotas have recently geologized:Oil and Gas Jour., v. 20, no. 34, p. 78.The oil and gas prospects in the Cedar Creek anticline and vicinity in Montana, North and South Dakota are discussed.
United States Geological Survey1922Geological Survey examines Cedar Creek anticline:Internat. Petroleum Reporter, v. 1, no. 2, p. 24.The geology and the oil and gas prospects in the Cedar Creek anticline and vicinity in Montana, North and South Dakota are discussed.
United States Geological Survey1922Ancient forest in North Dakota:Jour. Franklin Inst., v. 193, p. 403.The abundance of fossil plants in the Fort Union "Formation" in North Dakota is discussed.
University Of North Dakota, Engineering Experiment Station1974A preliminary engineering, geological, and hydrological environmental assessment of a proposed 250 MMSCFD coal gasification facility:University of North Dakota Engineering Experiment Station, 175 p., illus.Dunn County; lignite; stratigraphy; structure; groundwater; aquifers; water chemistry; groundwater flow; mining impact; surface water hydrology; water quality; noise pollution; lignite chemistry; air pollution; plant process; water utilization
Upham, Warren1910Englacial and superglacial drift in Minnesota, the Dakotas, and Manitoba (abs.):Minn. Acad. Sci., Bull. 4, p. 428-429.The distribution and description of the drift are discussed. Interpretations of the glacial history based on the drift deposits are presented.
Upham, Warren1915Revision of the map of Lake Agassiz:Jour. Geology, v. 23, no. 8, p. 780-784.On the basis of work done by Frank Leverett in mapping part of Lake Agassiz, Upham presents some revisions to his map published in 1895 in U. S. Geol. Survey Monograph, volume 25.
Upham, Warren1914The Sangamon Interglacial Stage in Minnesota and westward:Internat. Geol. Cong., 12th, Toronto 1913, Comptes rendus, p. 455-465.Evidence of a prolonged interglacial stage which may be correlated with the Sangamon stage in lllinois is presented and discussed.
Upham, Warren1909The Glacial Lake Agassiz (abs.):Canadian Mining Jour., v. 30, p. 646; Geol. Mag., 5th ser., v. 6, p. 475-476; reprinted, 1910: British Assoc. Adv. Sci., Rept. 79, p. 472-473.The history of the lake and a brief description of the lake are presented. Explanations to account for the northward ascent of its beaches are reviewed.
Upham, Warren1904The outer glacial drift in the Dakotas, Montana, Idaho, and Washington:Am. Geol., v. 34, p. 151-162.The report is a detailed description of the outermost boundary of the glacial drift of the continental ice sheet.
Upham, Warren1904Age of the Missouri River:Am. Geol., v. 34, p. 80-87.The Tertiary and Cretaceous history of the Missouri River area is summarized. The present course of the river dates from the beginning of the Quaternary Era. The geologic events connected with the history of the river are related to similar events of the Ohio and Colorado Rivers.
Upham, Warren1903The life and work of Professor Charles M. Hall:Am. Geol., v. 31, no. 4, p. 195-198, illus.; reprinted, 1904: N. Dak. Agr. Coll. Survey 2d Bienn. Rept., p. 13-16, illus.Charles M. Hall (1870-1903), a professor of geology at the Agricultural College of North Dakota during 1895-1903, was one of the early geologists in the state. He was interested in hydrology.
Upham, Warren1895The glacial Lake Agassiz:U. S. Geol. Survey Mon. 25, 658 p., illus.The report includes a discussion of the topography of the lake basin, the geologic formations present under the drift, the history of Lake Agassiz, the beaches and deltas of the lake, the artesian and other wells of the valley, and the agricultural and material resources of the area.
Upham, Warren1894Tertiary and early Quaternary baseleveling in Minnesota, Manitoba, and northwestward:Am. Geol., v. 14, p. 235-246; 1895, (abs.): Geol. Soc. America Bull., v. 6, p. 17-20.The erosional history of the Tertiary Era is reviewed. The topographic features which are a result of the baseleveling are discussed. The relationship of the baseleveling to the glacial period is discussed.
Upham, Warren1891History of Lake Agassiz:Am. Geol., v. 7, p. 188-194, 222-231. (From Part E. of the annual report of the Geol. and Nat. Hist. Sur., Canada, 1888-89.)This report is a very concise history of Lake Agassiz.
Upham, Warren1890Artesian wells in North and South Dakota:Am. Geol., v. 6, p. 211-221; reprinted, 1901: Minn. Acad. Nat. Sci, Bull., v. 3, no. 3, p. 370-379.Water quality, artesian pressure, well sections, water quantity, and hydrogeology of the Dakota "Sandstone" in the Red River Valley are discussed.
Upham, Warren1891Area and duration of Lake Agassiz:Am. Geol., v. 8, p. 127-128.In reply to an article by J. B. Tyrrell (1891), Upham discusses the area of Lake Agassiz at its various stages and the duration of the lake.
Upham, Warren1887The upper beaches and deltas of the Glacial Lake Agassiz:U. S. Geol. Survey Bull. 39, 84 p., illus.The upper or Herman beaches and deltas in Minnesota and the Dakotas are described from Lake Traverse to the international boundary. The history of study of the area is reviewed.
Upham, Warren1882Lake Agassiz: a chapter in glacial geology:Minn. Acad. Nat. Sci., Bull., v. 2, p. 290-314; reprinted, 1884: Minn., Geol. and Nat. History Survey, 11th Ann. Rept., p. 137-153.The formation of Lake Agassiz, the beaches, the Red River Valley, the outlets of Lake Agassiz, the northern barrier of the lake, and the area and depth of the lake are described and discussed.
Upham, Warren1880Preliminary report on the geology of central and western Minnesota:Minn., Geol. and Nat. History Survey 8th Ann. Rept., p. 70-125.The report includes a description of the lacustrine basin of the Red River Valley. The name "Lake Agassiz" is proposed for this basin.
Urquhart, J.C.1992Theodore Roosevelt; Dakota adventure,in, Fishbein, S.L., Heacox, K, Melham, T., Russ, R.C., Thybony, S., and Urquhart, J.C., eds., America's hidden treasures; exploring our little-known national parks: Washington, DC, National Geographic Society, p. 66-91.ecology; land use; McKenzie County; national parks; North Dakota; public lands; recreation; Theodore Roosevelt National Park;