Open-File Report 2011–1302
In April 2005, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) conducted field studies on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming, to inventory and evaluate sand and gravel deposits underlying river terraces on tribal lands along the Wind River. This report contains the results for 12 sites of sand and gravel deposits evaluated for their potential use as aggregate in Portland cement concrete, asphalt, and base course. The report provides the results of:
First posted December 12, 2011
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Langer, W.H., Van Gosen, B.S., Arbogast, Belinda, and Lindsey D.A., 2011, Data report for the geologic and scenic quality evaluation of selected sand and gravel sites on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2011–1302, 158 p.
General Geology and Resources of the Wind River Indian Reservation
Geologic Investigations and Engineering Tests
Scenic Quality Inventory
Framework for Data Reporting
Appendix A—Data Sheets Describing Geologic, Engineering, and Visual Assessment Observations
Appendix B—Photographic Documentation Representing Scenic Quality of Each Site
Appendix C—Engineering Test Results from Inberg-Miller Engineers
Appendix D—Digital Dataset of Sand and Gravel Deposits on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming