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Sole Source Aquifers
Entry ID: EPA_SSA


Summary
Abstract: A Sole Source Aquifer (SSA) is an aquifer designated by EPA as the "sole or
principal source" of drinking water for a given service area; that is, an
aquifer which is needed to supply 50% or more of the drinking water for that
area and for which there are no reasonably available alternative sources should
the aquifer become contaminated.
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Description: Soul Source Aquifers GIS data sets.

Description: The effects of Soul Source Aquifer designation.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 36.75   S: 32.76   E: -89.39   W: -94.86
  N: 33.29   S: 28.67   E: -88.54   W: -94.3
  N: 37.3   S: 31.04   E: -102.7   W: -109.35
  N: 37.43   S: 33.19   E: -94.0   W: -103.43
  N: 37.15   S: 25.19   E: -92.85   W: -107.31

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Environmental Protection Agency
Dataset Title: Sole Source Aquifers
Dataset Publisher: Environmental Protection Agency
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://www.epa.gov/region2/water/aquifer/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Monitoring and Assessing Water Quality, Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.epa.gov/owow/monitoring/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EPA MONITORING AND ASSESSING WATER QUALITY
Phone: 202-566-1191
Email: OW-OWOW-INTERNET-COMMENTS at epamail.epa.gov
Contact Address:
Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds (4501T)
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
City: Washington
Province or State: D.C.
Postal Code: 20460
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: Arc/Info Map Coverages
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-26


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