Environmental Geology of Omaha Field Trip Sites
This is a list of sites in and around Omaha , some of which we will visit on our 3 to 4 field trips in the course. Links are provided for some sites, which can then be visited in 'virtual' field trip mode. You can also go to an overview satellite image and link to sites marked on the image.
Asarco Plant, downtown Omaha
Cunningham Lake Dam Site
Douglas County landfill
Florence Missouri River terrace
Fort Calhoun 1999 ravine development.
Hidden Lake in Fontenelle Forest
Intermittant springs N of Maple on Cottonwood Lane
Keystone Trail N of Cass Street
Missouri River (Florence) water treatment plant
M.U.D. underground liquid propane storage facility at 63rd and Oak
Platte River 'groundwater' treatment plant
One-Pacific Place slump
Stream through Elmwood Park
Sewage Treatment Plant near South Omaha Bridge
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