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Soil Survey around nuclear sites - SS0103

To provide details of the soil distribution and soil properties around Wylfa Power Station, Anglesey, in relation to monitoring radioactivity, to prepare for coping with nuclear accidents and other radiation release events, and to assessing discharges under the Radioactive Substances Act 1960.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1997

To: 1999

Cost: £107,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Soil Survey and Land Research Centre
Fields of Study
Soil Protection