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Title: Environmental sampling plan for Kwajalein Atoll Lagoon: 2017 Kwajalein sampling event

Abstract

Since the early 1980s, the U.S DOE Marshall Islands Program at LLNL has provided radiological monitoring of the marine and terrestrial environment at nuclear affected atolls in the northern Marshall Islands. The fundamental aim of these studies was to identify the level and distribution of key residual fallout radionuclide in the environment, improve understanding of prevalent radiation exposure pathways, and develop predictive dose assessments for resettled and resettling atoll population groups. These data and information were essential in terms of guiding the development of effective and environmentally protective remedial measures, and promoting potential actions to improve on food safety and security.

Authors:
 [1]
  1. Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (LLNL), Livermore, CA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1389967
Report Number(s):
LLNL-TR-736982
DOE Contract Number:
AC52-07NA27344
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; 61 RADIATION PROTECTION AND DOCIMETRY; 38 RADIATION CHEMISTRY, RADIOCHEMISTRY, AND NUCLEAR CHEMISTRY

Citation Formats

Hamilton, T. F. Environmental sampling plan for Kwajalein Atoll Lagoon: 2017 Kwajalein sampling event. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.2172/1389967.
Hamilton, T. F. Environmental sampling plan for Kwajalein Atoll Lagoon: 2017 Kwajalein sampling event. United States. doi:10.2172/1389967.
Hamilton, T. F. Sat . "Environmental sampling plan for Kwajalein Atoll Lagoon: 2017 Kwajalein sampling event". United States. doi:10.2172/1389967. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1389967.
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abstractNote = {Since the early 1980s, the U.S DOE Marshall Islands Program at LLNL has provided radiological monitoring of the marine and terrestrial environment at nuclear affected atolls in the northern Marshall Islands. The fundamental aim of these studies was to identify the level and distribution of key residual fallout radionuclide in the environment, improve understanding of prevalent radiation exposure pathways, and develop predictive dose assessments for resettled and resettling atoll population groups. These data and information were essential in terms of guiding the development of effective and environmentally protective remedial measures, and promoting potential actions to improve on food safety and security.},
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year = {Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 EDT 2017},
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