Radon in Virginia

rock units sampled for radon
rock units sampled for radon
Source: US Geological Survey (USGS), Radon in Ground Water of the Lower Susquehanna and Potomac River Basins

higher concentrations of uranium in granitic bedrock leads to higher radon levels in groundwater
higher concentrations of uranium in granite bedrock leads to higher radon levels in groundwater
Source: US Geological Survey (USGS), Radon in Ground Water of the Lower Susquehanna and Potomac River Basins

radon risk is related to bedrock geology
radon risk is related to bedrock geology
Source: Virginia Department of Health, Radon Risk Map for Virginia

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Uranium in Virginia
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