REP - Lake Wheeler

Lake Wheeler Road Monitoring and Research Station

Wake County, NC

The Lake Wheeler Road Monitoring and Research Station lies within the Raleigh Geologic Belt and is underlain by a metamorphosed felsic gneiss.  This site was selected for study to evaluate the effects of fesic gneiss rock type and steeply dipping foliation on groundwater quality.

Reports

Chapman, Melinda J., Richard E. Bolich, and Brad A. Huffman, 2005, Hydrogeologic Setting, Ground-Water Flow, and Ground-Water Quality at the Lake Wheeler Road Research Station 2001-2003: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigation Report 2005-5166.

Hydrogeologist Contact

Rick Bolich
NC DENR-DWR, 1628 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27609
919-791-4256 phone
rick.bolich@ncdenr.gov