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Hydrogeologic Settings
Fractured Crystalline Rocks
SC upstate GE Plant

Blue Ridge:
NC Coweeta LTER, Chatooga River

Fractured Sediments
Oak Ridge, TN

Mammoth Cave, KY
Mammoth Cave, KY 2004
Murfreesboro, TN
Santee, SC

Oak Ridge National Lab has been a leader in developing field techniques for characterizing contaminanted areas and for remediating plumes. We visited Phil Jardine and other investigators at ORNL to learn more about their innovative research.


In situ Vitrification test site. Soil was melted and allowed to cool as a glass to evaluate a waste treatment technology.

Storage facility for radioactive waste

Phil Jardine, a scientist at Oak Ridge, discussing one of his research projects.  

A quick stop at the X-10 graphite reactor, first nuclear reactor were controlled fission was achieved.

Emerging from an underground research facility for studying interflow during storms.

More photos from Oak Ridge

Last Updated: August 16, 2017 -- Questions or comments, contact Scott Brame.
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