Winnemucca Lake (Nev.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

National Uranium Research Evaluation Report

Identifier: NC1393

The National Uranium Resource Evaluation (NURE) Program was responsible for the collection, analysis, and evaluation of sediment and water samples from closed basins in Nevada to determine their uranium potential; Winnemucca Dry Lake was one of the basins analyzed. The collection contains the final report of the Lawrence Livermore Laboratory Hydrogeochemical and Stream Sediment Reconnaissance report, produced in 1978, and aerial photographs of Winnemucca Dry Lake.

Dates: 1953-1978

A Partial Review of Israel Cook Russell's Geologic History of Lake Lahontan (1885) in Respect to Several More Recent Geologic Publications

Identifier: 89-38

Report comparing Russell's book on the geologic history of Lake Lahontan, Nevada, with later works centering on the origin of the name, the level of Pyramid Lake and its relationship with Winnemucca Lake, and theories of tufa formation as related to the age of Pyramid Lake.

Dates: 1981