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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.
Baehr, A.L., 1999 , Occurrence of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) throughout the hydrologic cycle in New Jersey [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. F421.
Baehr, A.L., Charles, E.G., and Baker, R.J., 2001 , Methyl tert-butyl ether degradation in the unsaturated zone and the relation between MTBE in the atmosphere and shallow groundwater: Water Resources Research, v. 37, no. 2, p. 223-233.
Baehr, A.L., Kauffman, L.J., Charles, E.G., Baker, R.J., Stackelberg, P.E., Ayers, M.A., and Zapecza, O.S., 1999 , Sampling throughout the hydrologic cycle to characterize sources of volatile organic compounds in ground water, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H.T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxics Hydrology Program--Technical Meeting, Volume 3, Subsurface Contamination from Point Sources, Charleston, S.C., Mar. 8-12, 1999 [Proceedings]: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 99-4018C, p. 21-26, http://toxics.usgs.gov/pubs/wri99-4018/Volume3/keynote/3103_Baehr/index.html.
Baehr, A.L., Stackelberg, P.E., Baker, R.J., Kauffman, L.J., Hopple, J.A., and Ayers, M.A., 1997 , Design of a sampling network to determine the occurrence and movement of methyl tert-butyl ether and other organic compounds through the urban hydrologic cycle, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, p. 400-401.
Baehr, A.L., Stackelberg, P.E., and Baker, R.J., 1999 , Evaluation of the atmosphere as a source of volatile organic compounds in shallow groundwater: Water Resources Research, v. 35, no. 1, p. 127-136.
Baehr, A.L., and Reilly, T.J., 2001 , Water quality and occurrence of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) and other fuel-related compounds in lakes and ground water at lakeside communities in Sussex and Morris Counties, New Jersey, 1998-1999: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 01-4149, 86 p.
Baehr, A.L., and Reilly, T.J., 2001 , Water quality and occurrence of methyl-tert butyl ether (MTBE) and other fuel related compounds in lakes and ground water at lakeside communities in Sussex and Morris Counties, New Jersey, 1998-1999: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 01-4149, 86 p.
Brachtl, E.V., Price, C.V., and Clawges, R.M., 1997 , Selected bibliography of the fuel oxygenate methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) with emphasis on water quality: U.S. Geological Survey, OFR 97-564, 25 p.
Bradley, P.M., Landmeyer, J.E., and Chapelle, F.H., 1999 , Aerobic mineralization of MTBE and tert-butyl alcohol by stream-bed sediment microorganisms: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 33, no. 11, p. 1877-1897.
Bruce, B.W., 1995 , Denver's urban ground-water quality--Nutrients, pesticides, and volatile organic compounds: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet, FS 106-95, 2 p.
Bruce, B.W., and McMahon, P.B., 1996 , Shallow ground-water quality beneath a major urban center--Denver, Colorado, USA: Journal of Hydrology, v. 186, p. 129-151.
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.
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 Petroleum Hydrocarbons and Organic Chemicals in Ground Water°Prevention, Detection, and Remediation Conference, Houston, Tex., November 11-14, 1997, [Proceedings]: Houston, Tex., National Water Well Association and American Petroleum Institute, p. 2-16.
Carter, J.M., Lapham, W.W., and Zogorski, J.Z., 2008 , Occurrence of volatile organic compounds in aquifers of the United States: Journal of the American Water Resources Association.
Carter, Janet M., Grady, Stephen J., Delzer, Gregory C., Koch, Bart, and Zogorski, John S., 2006 , Occurrence of MTBE and other gasoline oxygenates in CWS source waters: AwwaRF Investigation
Church, C.D., Isabelle, L.M., Pankow, J.F., Rose, D.L., and Tratnyek, P.G., 1997 , Method for determination of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) and its degradation products in water: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 31, no. 12, p. 3723-3726.
Church, C.D., Isabelle, L.M., Pankow, J.F., Tratnyek, P.G., and Rose, D.L., 1997 , Assessing the in situ degradation of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) by product identification at the sub-ppb level using direct aqueous injection GC/MS, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, no. 1, p. 411-413.
Church, C.D., Tratnyek, P.G., Pankow, J.F., Landmeyer, J.E., Baehr, A.L., Thomas, M.A., and Schirmer, Mario, 1999 , Effects of environmental conditions on MTBE degradation in model column aquifers, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H.T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxics Hydrology Program--Technical Meeting, Volume 3, Subsurface Contamination from Point Sources, Charleston, S.C., Mar. 8-12, 1999 [Proceedings]: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 99-4018C, p. 93-102, http://toxics.usgs.gov/pubs/wri99-4018/Volume3/SectionA/3204_Church/index.html.
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 James Setmire, 1999 , Quality of Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) Data for Ground-Water Samples Collected during 1993-95 as part of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet, FS 101-99, 4 p.
Delzer, G.C., and Setmire, J.G., 1999 , Quality of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) data for ground-water samples collected during 1993-95 as part of the National Water-Quality Assessment Program: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-101-99, 4 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., 1997 , Distribution of MTBE in ground water in New England by aquifer type and land use, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, no. 1, p. 392-394.
Grady, S.J., 1996 , Detections of MTBE in surficial and bedrock aquifers in New England [abs.], in Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Annual Meeting abstract book, 17th, Washington, D.C., November 17-21, 1996: Washington, D.C., SETAC, p. 115.
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.
Johnson, R., Pankow, J., Bender, D., Price, C., Zogorski, J., 2000 , MTBE: To what extent will past releases contaminate community water supply wells?: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 34, no. 9, p. 210A-217A.
Lahvis, M.A., Baker, R.J., and Baehr, A.L., 1999 , Mass transport of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) across the water table and significance for natural-attenuation remediation at a gasoline-spill site in Beaufort, S.C., in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H.T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxics Hydrology Program--Technical Meeting, Volume 3, Subsurface Contamination from Point Sources Charleston, S.C., Mar. 8-12, 1999 [Proceedings]: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 99-4018C, p. 75-86, http://toxics.usgs.gov/pubs/wri99-4018/Volume3/SectionA/3202_Lahvis/index.html.
Lahvis, M.A., Baker, R.J., and Baehr, A.L., 1999 , Transport of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) and hydrocarbons to ground water from gasoline spills in the unsaturated zone, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H. T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxics Hydrology Program--Technical Meeting, Volume 3, Subsurface Contamination from Point Sources, Charleston, S.C., Mar. 8-12, 1999 [Proceedings]: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 99-4018C, p. 113-120, http://toxics.usgs.gov/pubs/wri99-4018/Volume3/SectionA/3206_Lahvis/index.html.
Lahvis, M.A., and Rehmann, L.C., 1999 , Simulation of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) transport to ground water from immobile sources of gasoline in the vadose zone, in Stanley, Anita, ed., Petroleum Hydrocarbons and Organic Chemicals in Ground Water--Prevention, Detection, and Remediation, Houston, Tex., Nov. 17-19, 1999 [Proceedings]: National Ground Water Association, and American Petroleum Institute, p., 247-259.
Landmeyer, J.E., Chapelle, F.H., Bradley, P.M., Pankow, J.F., Church, C.D., and Tratnyek, P.J., 1998 , Fate of MTBE relative to benzene in a gasoline-contaminated aquifer (1993-98): Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation, Fall, p. 93-102.
Landmeyer, J.E., Chapelle, F.H., Herlong, H.H., and Bradley, P.M., 2001 , Methyl tert-butyl ether biodegradation by indigenous aquifer microorganisms under natural and artificial ozic conditions: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 35, no. 6, p. 1118-1126.
Landmeyer, J.E., Pankow, J.F., and Church, C.D., 1997 , Occurrence of MTBE and tert-butyl alcohol in a gasoline-contaminated aquifer, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, no. 1, p. 413-415.
Lapham, W.W., and Zogorski, J.S., 1996 , Occurrence of MTBE in shallow ground water, in U.S. Geological Survey Yearbook Fiscal Year 1995: U. S. Government Printing Office, Denver, Colo., p. 30.
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.
Lopes, T.J., and Bender, D.A., 1998 , Nonpoint sources of volatile organic compounds in urban areas, in Source Water Assessment and Protection--A Technical Conference, Dallas, Tex., April 28-30, 1998 [Proceedings]: Fountain Valley, National Water Research Institute, p. 199-200.
Lopes, T.J., and Bender, D.A., 1998 , Nonpoint sources of volatile organic compounds in urban areas--Relative importance of urban land surfaces and air: Environmental Pollution, v. 101, p. 221-230.
McAuley, S.D., 2003 , MTBE concentrations in ground water in Pennsylvania: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report WRIR 03-4201, 44 p.
McMahon, P.B., Crowfoot, R., and Wydoski, D., 1995 , Effect of fuel oxidants on the degradation of gasoline components in aquifer sediments [abs.], in Poster abstracts, situ and on-site bioreclamation--The third international symposium, April 24-27, 1995, San Diego, Calif.: Battelle, p. D7.
Moran, M.J., Halde, M.J., Clawges. R.M., and Zogorski, J.S., 2000 , Relations between the detection of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) in surface and ground water and its content in gasoline [abs], in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry, San Franciso, Calif., March 26-30, 2000: American Chemical Society, v. 40, no. 1, p. 195.
Moran, M.J., John S. Zogorski and Paul J. Squillace, 1999 , MTBE in Ground Water of the United States ź Occurrence, Potential Sources, and Long-Range Transport: U.S. Geological Survey Proceedings article, 22p.
Moran, M.J., Mike J. Halde, Rick M. Clawges, and John S. Zogorski, 2000 , Relations between the detection of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) in surface and ground water and its content in gasoline: Proceedings of the American Chemical Society, 219th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, American Chemical Society, v. 40, no. 1, p 195-198, http://sd.water.usgs.gov/nawqa/pubs/extended_abs/ACS_2000_mjm_1.pdf
Moran, M.J., Rick M. Clawges, and John S. Zogorski, 2002 , Methyl tert-butyl ether in ground and surface water of the United States, inDiaz, A.F., and Drogos, D.L., eds., Oxygenates in Gasoline(Symposium Series 799): Washington, D.C., American Chemical Society, p. 2-16.
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., 2005 , MTBE and gasoline hydrocarbons in ground water of the United States: Ground Water, v. 43, no. 4, p. 615-627.
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.
Moran, M.J., Zogorski, J.S., and Squillace, P.J., 2000 , MTBE in ground water of the United States - occurrence, potential sources and long-range transport, in Soil, Sediment & Groundwater, MTBE Special Edition, March 2000.
Nielsen, M.G. and Peckenham, J.M., 2000 , Methyl tert-Butyl Ether (MTBE) in Ground Water, Air, and Precipitation at North Windham, Maine: U.S. Geological Survey Water-Resources Investigations Report WRIR 2000-4048, 28 p.
Pankow, J.F., Thomson, N.R., Johnson, R.L., Baehr, A.L., and Zogorski, J.S., 1997 , The urban atmosphere as a non-point source for the transport of MTBE and other volatile organic compounds (VOCs) to shallow groundwater: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 31, no. 10, p. 2821-2828.
Raese, J.W., Sandstrom, M.W., and Rose, D.L., 1995 , U.S. Geological Survey laboratory method for MTBE and other fuel oxygenates: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-219-95, 4 p.
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., 1996 , A review of the environmental behavior and fate of fuel oxygenates [abs.], in Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry abstract book, 17th, Washington, D.C., November 17-21, 1996: Washington, D.C., SETAC, p. 114-115.
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., Moran, M.J., and Zogorski, J.S., 1999 , Occurrence of MTBE in ground water of the United States, 1993-98, and a preliminary analysis of explanatory variables, in American Water Works Association Annual Conference, Chicago, Ill., June 20-24, 1999 [Proceedings]: American Water Works Association.
Squillace, P.J., Pankow, J.F., and Zogorski, J.S., 1998 , Environmental behavior and fate of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE), in The Southwest Focused Ground Water Conference--Discussing the Issue of MTBE and Perchlorate in Ground Water, Anaheim, Calif., June 3-4, 1998 [Proceedings]: Anaheim, Calif., National Ground Water Association, p. 4-9.
Squillace, P.J., Pope, D.A., and Price, C.V., 1995 , Occurrence of the gasoline additive MTBE in shallow ground water in urban and agricultural areas: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet FS-114-95, 4 p.
Squillace, P.J., Zogorski, J.S., Wilber, W.G., and Price, C.V., 1997 , Preliminary assessment of the occurrence and possible sources of MTBE in groundwater of the United States, 1993-1994, in Chilton, John and others, eds., Congress on Groundwater in the Urban Environment [Proceedings]: Netherlands, A.A. Balkema, p. 537-542.
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.
Stackelberg, P.E., O'Brien, A.K., and Terracciano, S.A., 1997 , Occurrence of MTBE in surface and ground water, Long Island, New York, and New Jersey, in American Chemical Society Division of Environmental Chemistry preprints of papers, 213th, San Francisco, Calif.: ACS, v. 37, no. 1, p. 394-397.
Stewart, M., Guertal, W.R., Barbaro, J.R., and McHale, T.J., 2004 , Distribution of methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) and selected water-quality constituents in the surficial aquifer at the Dover National Test Site, Dover Air Force Base, Delaware, 2001: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report SIR 2004-5011, 13 p.
Zapecza, O.S., and Baehr, A.L., 1999 , Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) in lakes in Byram Township, Sussex County, New Jersey, 1998, and implications for ground water vulnerability, in Morganwalp, D.W., and Buxton, H.T., eds., U.S. Geological Survey Toxics Hydrology Program--Proceedings of the Technical Meeting, Volume. 2, Contamination of Hydrologic Systems and Related Ecosystems Charleston, S.C., Mar. 8-12, 1999 [Proceedings]: U.S. Geological Survey Water Resources Investigations Report, WRIR 99-4018B, p. 405-414, http://toxics.usgs.gov/pubs/wri99-4018/Volume2/sectionD/2503_Zapecza/index.html.
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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