Case Studies

Plumes and Underground Storage Tanks

Figure of data indicating below surface water plume.

Electromagnetic induction is well suited for locating areas of higher moisture, salinity, and conductive contaminants below the ground surface (1-3).

Citations: 
  1. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (2004), Site Characterization Technologies for DNAPL Investigations.
  2. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (August 2000), Innovations in Site Characterization: Geophysical Investigation at hazardous Waste Sites.
  3. EPA, July 1995 Application of Surface Geophysics at Hazardous Substance Release Sites: Guidance Manual for Ground Water Investigations.