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Title: Understanding the Potential for Volcanoes at Yucca Mountain

Understanding the Potential for Volcanoes at Yucca Mountain By studying the rocks and geologic features of an area, experts can assess whether it is vulnerable to future volcanic eruptions. Scientists have performed extensive studies at and near Yucca Mountain to determine whether future volcanoes could possibly affect the proposed repository for nuclear waste.
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OSTI Identifier:OSTI ID: 802604
Resource Type:Technical Report
Resource Relation:Other Information: PBD: 1 Aug 2002
Research Org:Yucca Mountain Project, Las Vegas, Nevada (US)
Sponsoring Org:US Department of Energy (US)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:English
Subject: 12 MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE WASTES, AND NON-RADIOACTIVE WASTES FROM NUCLEAR FACILITIES; RADIOACTIVE WASTES; VOLCANOES; YUCCA MOUNTAIN