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Road Salt Contamination in Shallow Groundwater

Description: This project seeks to identify how application of road salt in the winter is transmitted from surface waters to the shallow groundwater. The project involves monitoring groundwater spring chemistry in urban St. Louis as well as rural areas outside of the city.

Community Partnerships:

  • City of Webster Groves
  • Missouri Department of Conservation

Primary SLU Contact: Elizabeth Hasenmueller, hasenmuellerea@slu.edu

Categories: Education, Environment, Science and Technology

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