Accession Number : ADA113346


Title :   Proposed Operational Base Site, Steptoe Valley, Ely Area, Nevada.


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : FUGRO NATIONAL INC LONG BEACH CA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a113346.pdf


Report Date : 31 Mar 1980


Pagination or Media Count : 98


Abstract : Report contains preliminary geotechnical data on siting MX operating base in Steptoe Valley, Ely, Nevada. Information includes land ownership, terrain and fault conditions, existing and potential water sources. This study was limited to evaluating the relative suitability of this area as a potential operational base using subjective geotechnical criteria. A ground reconnaissance of the potential operational base area has not been made. (Author)


Descriptors :   *Valleys , Nevada , Air Force facilities , Surface to surface missiles , Site selection , Surveys , Engineering geology , Terrain , Ground water , Transportation


Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Civil Engineering


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE