Test Drilling at Soldier Creek, Rosebud Indian Reservation, Todd County, South Dakota

Thirty-six test holes were augered by the U.S. Geological Survey in the vicinity of Soldier Creek, Rosebud Indian Reservation, Todd County, South Dakota. Wells producing more than 5 gallons per minute (0.32 liter per second) from the Tertiary deposits are rare. However, as much as 20 feet (6.1 meters) of permeable alluvial deposits were penetrated in several test holes. One test well was pumped for 2 hours at a rate of 10 gallons per minute (0.63 liter per second). Library ID#=oitGHC_3112-01.

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Citation Date 1975-01-01T00:00:00

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Original ID E43955AB94B64A4B92907D491863E0A5
Index Date 2016-03-17T22:01:33
Original Format ISO-USGIN
Original Version 1.2

Author

Name Adolphson, D. G.
Organization United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey, Washington , DC (USA)
Email geoheat@oit.edu

Geographic Extent

North Bound 45.94
South Bound 42.48
East Bound -96.43
West Bound -104.06