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April 12, 2007

Shallow & Deep Soil Backgrounds

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The Muddy Creek formation underlies the Qa.  The Muddy Creek formation underlies much of the Las Vegas Valley and is more than 2,000 feet thick in places.  The upper portion beneath the site is referred to as TMCf.  The soil of the TMCf underlying the site is typically fine-grained (sandy silt and clay silt), although layers with increased sand content are also sporadically encountered.

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A geographic information system is a system for management, analysis, and display of geographic knowledge, which is represented through maps.

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Fence diagrams effectively display several intersecting cross sections in a perspective view. 

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NDEP is an acronym for Nevada Division of Environmental Protection

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Geologic cross-sections are diagrams in which geologic formations and other geologic information are shown in a vertical section.