REP - Duke Forest

Duke Forest Monitoring and Research Station

Orange County, NC

The Duke Forest Groundwater Monitoring and Research was installed to study the groundwater quality and hydrogeologic characteristics of metavolcanic and metaplutonic rocks within the Virgilina Sequence of the Carolina terrane with particular interest to the naturally occuring groundwater contaminants of arsenic, radium, and radon.


Geologic and Hydrogeologic Field Trip Guide to the Duke Forest Groundwater Research Station Site in Orange County,  AEG Carolinas Section Fall Field Trip - October 10, 2009.

Hydrogeologist Contact

Rick Bolich
NC DENR-DWR, 1628 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC  27609
919-791-4256 phone