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- Carbonate mineral weathering fluxes from glacial drift soils
- Carbon fluxes from river- groundwater interactions in Michigan watersheds
- Interactions between surface waters and deep saline formation waters
- Role of glaciation in groundwater recharge to MidContinent Basins
- Origin of natural gas in Devonian Shales, Michigan and Illinois Basin
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2004 Szramek, K and Walter, L.M., Impact of carbonate precipitation on riverine
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2007 Walter, L.M,, Ku, T.C., Muehlenbachs, K, Patterson, W.P., , and L Bonnell
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