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Title: Migration of noble gas tracers at the site of an underground nuclear explosion at the Nevada National Security Site

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Journal of Environmental Radioactivity
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Journal Name: Journal of Environmental Radioactivity Journal Volume: 208-209 Journal Issue: C; Journal ID: ISSN 0265-931X
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Elsevier
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United Kingdom
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English

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Johnson, C., Aalseth, C. E., Alexander, T. R., Bowyer, T. W., Chipman, V., Day, A. R., Drellack, S., Fast, J. E., Fritz, B. G., Hayes, J. C., Huckins-Gang, H. E., Humble, P., Kirkham, R. R., Lowrey, J. D., Mace, E. K., Mayer, M. F., McIntyre, J. I., Milbrath, B. D., Panisko, M. E., Paul, M. J., Obi, C. M., Okagawa, R. K., Olsen, K. B., Ripplinger, M. D., Seifert, A., Suarez, R., Thomle, J., Townsend, M. J., Woods, V. T., and Zhong, L. Migration of noble gas tracers at the site of an underground nuclear explosion at the Nevada National Security Site. United Kingdom: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1016/j.jenvrad.2019.106047.
Johnson, C., Aalseth, C. E., Alexander, T. R., Bowyer, T. W., Chipman, V., Day, A. R., Drellack, S., Fast, J. E., Fritz, B. G., Hayes, J. C., Huckins-Gang, H. E., Humble, P., Kirkham, R. R., Lowrey, J. D., Mace, E. K., Mayer, M. F., McIntyre, J. I., Milbrath, B. D., Panisko, M. E., Paul, M. J., Obi, C. M., Okagawa, R. K., Olsen, K. B., Ripplinger, M. D., Seifert, A., Suarez, R., Thomle, J., Townsend, M. J., Woods, V. T., & Zhong, L. Migration of noble gas tracers at the site of an underground nuclear explosion at the Nevada National Security Site. United Kingdom. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvrad.2019.106047
Johnson, C., Aalseth, C. E., Alexander, T. R., Bowyer, T. W., Chipman, V., Day, A. R., Drellack, S., Fast, J. E., Fritz, B. G., Hayes, J. C., Huckins-Gang, H. E., Humble, P., Kirkham, R. R., Lowrey, J. D., Mace, E. K., Mayer, M. F., McIntyre, J. I., Milbrath, B. D., Panisko, M. E., Paul, M. J., Obi, C. M., Okagawa, R. K., Olsen, K. B., Ripplinger, M. D., Seifert, A., Suarez, R., Thomle, J., Townsend, M. J., Woods, V. T., and Zhong, L. Fri . "Migration of noble gas tracers at the site of an underground nuclear explosion at the Nevada National Security Site". United Kingdom. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jenvrad.2019.106047.
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title = {Migration of noble gas tracers at the site of an underground nuclear explosion at the Nevada National Security Site},
author = {Johnson, C. and Aalseth, C. E. and Alexander, T. R. and Bowyer, T. W. and Chipman, V. and Day, A. R. and Drellack, S. and Fast, J. E. and Fritz, B. G. and Hayes, J. C. and Huckins-Gang, H. E. and Humble, P. and Kirkham, R. R. and Lowrey, J. D. and Mace, E. K. and Mayer, M. F. and McIntyre, J. I. and Milbrath, B. D. and Panisko, M. E. and Paul, M. J. and Obi, C. M. and Okagawa, R. K. and Olsen, K. B. and Ripplinger, M. D. and Seifert, A. and Suarez, R. and Thomle, J. and Townsend, M. J. and Woods, V. T. and Zhong, L.},
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