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Geology in the urban environment /

[editors]: R.O. Utgard, G.D. McKenzie, D. Foley ; foreword by Robert F. Legget.

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Names: Utgard, Russell O. | McKenzie, Garry D. | Foley, Duncan.
Published: Minneapolis : Burgess Pub. Co., ©1978.
Topics: Urban geology. | Land use - Environmental aspects. | Urban ecology (Sociology) | Géologie urbaine. | Sol, Utilisation du - Aspect de l'environnement.
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Growing importance of urban geology / John T. McGill -- Engineering-geological maps for the urban development / Robert F. Legget -- Geology-its role in the development and planning of metropolitan Washington / C.F. Withington -- Lessons from the Old World to the Americas in land use / Walter C. Lowdermilk -- Hydrology for urban land planning / Luna B. Leopold -- Extent and development of urban flood plains / William J. Schneider & James E. Goddard -- Lessons learned from the June 9, 1972, flood in Rapid City, South Dakota / Perry H. Rahn -- Sediment problems in urban areas / Harold P. Guy -- Soil slips, debris flows, and rainstorms in the Santa Monica Mountains and vicinity, southern California / Russell H. Campbell -- Landsliding in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania / Reginald P. Briggs, John S. Pomeroy and William E. Davies -- Land subsidence / Frank Forrester -- Seismic hazards and land-use planning / D.R. Nichols & J.M. Buchanan-Banks -- The status of earthquake prediction / Robert M. Hamilton.
Potentially swelling soil and rock in the front range urban corridor / Stephen S. Hart -- Effects of urbanization on ground-water levels / Judith L. Hamilton & Willard G. Owens -- Highland landslide problems along the Cumberland Plateau in Tennessee / David L. Royster -- The Chicago underflow plan / Chicago Flood Control Coordinating Committee -- Engineering design and construction in permafrost regions : a review / Kenneth A. Linell & G.H. Johnston -- Water as an urban resource and nuesance / Harold E. Thomas & William J. Schneider -- Mineral resources for a new town / Robert L. Bates --Kansas City : a center for secondary use of mined-out space / Truman P. Stauffer, Sr. -- Mineral resources of the San Francisco Bay Region, California-present availability and planning for the future / Edgar H. Bailey & Deborah R. Harden -- Evaluating pollution potential of land-based waste disposal, Santa Clara County, California / W.G. Hines.
An introduction to the processes, problems, and management of urban lakes / L.J. Britton, R.C. Averett, and R.F. Ferreira -- Chicago reclaiming stripmines with sludge / Gene Dallaire -- The geology of the San Francisco Bay area and its significance in land-use planning / Julius Schlocker -- Engineering geologic maps for regional planning / Maxwell E. Gardner & Charles G. Johnson -- An environmental approach to land use in a folded and faulted carbonate terrane / Richard R. Parizek -- Earth Science data in urban and regional information systems-a review / Victor W. Adams -- Earth-science information in land-use planning-guidelines for Earth scientists and planners / William Spangle and Associates [and others] -- Urban geology master plan for California-a summary / John T. Alfors, John L. Burnett and Thomas E. GAy, Jr.

Table of Contents for: Geology in the urban environment