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Ayotte, J.D., Mrazik, B.R., Argue, D.M., and McGarry, F.J., 2004 , Occurrence of Methy tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) in public and private wells, Rockingham County, New Hampshire: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet, FS 2004-3119, 4 p.
Buxton, H.T., Landmeyer, J.E., Baehr, A.L., Church, C.D., and Tratnyek, P.G., 1997 , Interdisciplinary investigation of subsurface contaminant transport and fate at point-source releases of gasoline containing MTBE, in Stanley, Anita, ed., Petroleum Hydrocarbon Conference--Prevention, Detection, and Restoration, Houston, Tex., Nov. 12-14, 1997, [Proceedings]: Houston, Tex., National Ground Water Association and American Petroleum Institute, p. 2-18.
Clawges, R.M., Rowe, B.L., and Zogorski, J.S., 2001 , National survey of MTBE and other VOCs in community drinking-water sources: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet, FS-064-01.
Delzer, G.C., and Ivahnenko, T., 2002 , Occurrence and temporal variability of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) and other volatile organic compounds in select sources of drinking water--Results of the focused survey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 02-4084, 65 p.
Delzer, G.C., and Ivahnenko, T., 2001 , A review of literature for methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) in sources of drinking water in the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, OFR 2001-322, 16 p.
Grady, S.J., 2002 , A national survey of methyl tert-butyl ether and other volatile organic compounds in drinking-water sources: Results of the random survey: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 02-4079, 85 p.
Grady, S.J., 1999 , Assessment of MTBE in drinking water in 10 Eastern States [abs.], in EOS Transactions, 1999 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, Calif., Dec. 13-17, 1999: Washington, D.C., American Geophysical Union, v. 80, no. 46, Nov. 16, 1999 Supplement, p. F420-F421.
Grady, S.J., and George Casey, 2001 , Occurrence and distribution of methyl tert-butyl ether and other volatile organic compounds in drinking water in the northeast and mid-atlantic regions of the United States, 1993-98: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 00-4228, 123 p.
Grady, S.J., and George Casey, 1999 , A Plan for Assessing the Occurrence and Distribution of Methyl tert-Butyl Ether and Other Volatile Organic Compounds in Drinking Water and Ambient Ground Water in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Regions of the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, OFR 99-207, 36p.
Ivahnenko, Tammy, Grady, S.J., and Delzer, G.C., 2001 , Design of a national survey of methyl tert-butyl ether and other volatile organic compounds in drinking-water sources: U.S. Geological Survey, OFR 01-271, 42 p.
Koch, B., Dale, M., Zogorski, J., Delzer, G., Grady, S., Ivahnenko, T., Clawges, R., and Tratnyek, P., 2003 , Occurrence of MTBE and VOCs in Drinking Water Sources of the United States: AWWA Research Foundation report #90954F, 189 p. (with appendices)
Lindsey, B.D., Breen, K.J., and Daly, M.H., 1997 , MTBE in water from fractured-bedrock aquifers, southcentral Pennsylvania, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, no. 1, p. 399-400.
Moran, M.J., 2007 , Occurrence of methyl tert-butyl ether and other fuel oxygenates in source water and drinking water of the United States, in Barcelo, D., ed., Handbook of Environmental Chemistry, Volume 5: Berlin, Germany, Springer-Verlag.
Moran, M.J., John S. Zogorski and Paul J. Squillace, 1999 , MTBE in Ground Water of the United States Occurrence, Potential Sources, and Long-Range Transport: U.S. Geological Survey Proceedings article, 22p.
Moran, M.J., Zogorski, J.S., Squillace, P.J., 2004 , Occurrence and implications of methyl tert-butyl ether and gasoline hydrocarbons in ground water and source water in the United States and in drinking water in 12 northeast and mid-Atlantic States, 1993-2002: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 03-4200.
Moran, M.J., Zogorski, J.S., and Squillace, P.J., 2003 , MTBE in groundwater of the U.S.--Occurrence, potential sources, and long-range transport, in Rapport, D.J., Lasley, W.L., Rolston, D.E., Nielsen, N.O., Qualset, C.O., and Damania, A.B., eds., Managing for Healthy Ecosystems: Boca Raton, Fla., Lewis Publishers, p. 1435-1446.
Rowe, B.L., Grady, S.J., Zogorski, J.S., Koch, Bart, and Tratnyek, Paul, 2001 , Initial findings - National survey of MTBE, other ether oxygenates, and other VOCs in community drinking-water sources: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, OFR 01-399 1 p. poster.
Rowe, B.L., Price, C.V, Zogorski, J.S., and Moran, M.J., 2008 , Comparison of volatile organic compounds in drinking-water supplies from domestic- and public-well samples in the United States: Environmental Science & Technology.
Rowe, B.L., Toccalino, P.L., Moran, M.J., Zogorski, J.S., and Price, C.V., 2007 , Occurrence and potential human-health relevance of volatile organic compounds in drinking water from domestic wells in the United States: Environmental Health Perspectives.
Shelton, J.L., Burrow, K.R., Belitz, Kenneth, Dubrovsky, N.M., Land, Michael, and Gronberg, JoAnn, 2001 , Low-level volatile organic compounds in active public supply wells as ground-water tracers in the Los Angeles Physiographic Basin, California, 2000: U.S. Geological Survey, Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 01-4188, Sacramento, Calif., 29 p.
Squillace, P.J., Moran, M.J., 2000 , Estimating the likelihood of MTBE occurrence in drinking water supplies by ground-water sources in the northeast and mid-atlantic regions of the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, OFR 00-343, 10 p.
Squillace, P.J., Zogorski, J.S., Wilber, W.G., and Price, C.V., 1996 , Preliminary assessment of the occurrence and possible sources of MTBE in groundwater in the United States, 1993-1994: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 30, no. 5, p. 1721-1730.
Squillace, P.J., Zogorski, J.S., Wilber, W.G., and Price, C.V., 1995 , A Preliminary assessment of the occurrence and possible sources of MTBE in ground water of the United States, 1993-94: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, OFR 95-456, 16 p.
Zogorski, J.S., Baehr, A.L., Bauman, B.M., Conrad, D.L., Drew, R.T., Korte, N.E., Lapham, W.W., Morduchowitz, A., Pankow, J.F., and Washington, E.R., 1997 , Significant findings and water-quality recommendations of the Interagency Oxygenated Fuel Assessment, in Kostecki, P.T., Calabrese, E.J., and Bonazountas, Marc, eds., Contaminated Soils: Amherst, Mass, Amherst Scientific Publishers, v. 2, p. 661-679.
Zogorski, J.S., Carter, J.M., Ivahnenko, Tamara, Lapham, W.W., Moran, M.J., Rowe, B.L., Squillace, P.J., and Toccalino, P.L., 2006 , The quality of our Nation's waters--Volatile organic compounds in the Nation's ground water and drinking-water supply wells: U.S. Geological Survey Circular 1292, 101 p.
Zogorski, J.S., Delzer, G.C., Bender, D.A., Squillace, P.J., Lopes, T.J., Baehr, A.L., Stackelberg, P.E., Landmeyer, J.E., Boughton, C.J., Lico, M.S., Pankow, J.F., Johnson, R.L., and Thomson, N.R., 1998 , MTBE--Summary of findings and research by the U.S. Geological Survey, in 1998 Annual Conference of Water Quality, June 21-25, 1998, Dallas, Texas [Proceedings]: American Water Works Association, v. D, p. 287-309.
Zogorski, J.S., Moran, M.J., and Hamilton, P.A., 2001 , MTBE and other volatile organic compounds--New findings and implications on the quality of source waters used for drinking-water supplies: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet, FS-105-01, 2 p.
Zogorski, J.S., Morduchowitz, A.M., Baehr, A.L, Bauman, B.J., Conrad, D.L., Drew, R.T., Korte, N.E., Lapham, W.W., Pankow, J.F., and Washington, E.R., 1996 , Fuel oxygenates and water quality--Current understanding of sources, occurrence in natural waters, environmental behavior, fate, and significance--Final Report: Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President, 37 p. with attachments. [Also published by National Science and Technology Council, 1997, Interagency assessment of oxygenated fuels, Chap. 2, Fuel oxygenates and water quality: Washington, DC, Office of Science and Technology Policy, The Exectutive Office of the President, p. 2-1--2-80.]

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