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- Winkel, Lenny H.E.; Trang, Pham Thi Kim; Lan, Vi Mai; Stengel, Caroline; Amini, Manouchehr; Ha, Nguyen Thi; Viet, Pham Hung; Berg, Michael
- Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2011 v.108 no.4 pp. 1246-1251
- drawdown, etc ; aquifers; arsenic; barium; data collection; groundwater; groundwater contamination; groundwater extraction; long term effects; manganese; models; probability; river deltas; selenium; surveys; toxic substances; Vietnam; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Arsenic contamination of shallow groundwater is among the biggest health threats in the developing world. Targeting uncontaminated deep aquifers is a popular mitigation option although its long-term impact remains unknown. Here we present the alarming results of a large-scale groundwater survey covering the entire Red River Delta and a unique probability model based on three-dimensional Quaternary ...
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