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2014Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Plummer, L. Niel, 2014, A 17-year record of environmental tracers in spring discharge, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia, USA—Use of climatic data and environmental conditions to interpret discharges, dissolved solutes, and tracer concentrations.  Aquatic Geochemistry, v. 20, p. 267–290, DOI 10.1007/s10498-013-9202-y.
2013Han, Liang-Feng, and Plummer, L.Niel, 2013 Revision of Fontes & Garnier’s model for the initial 14C content of dissolved inorganic carbon used in groundwater dating.  Chemical Geology, v. 351 (2013), 105-114.
2013Plummer, L. Niel, Sibrell, Philip L., Casile, Gerolamo C., Busenberg, Eurybiades, Hunt, Andrew G., and Schlosser, Peter, 2013, Tracing groundwater with low-level detections of halogenated VOCs in a fractured carbonate-rock aquifer, Leetown Science Center, West Virginia, USA.  Applied Geochemistry, v. 33 (2013), 260-280.
2013Plummer, L.N., and Glynn, P.D., 2013, Radiocarbon Dating in Groundwater Systems.  In IAEA, 2013, Isotope Methods for Dating Old Groundwater, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, April, 2013, Chap. 4, p 33-89. STI/PUB/1587, ISBN 978–92–0–137210–9, 357p. http://www-pub.iaea.org/books/IAEABooks/8880/Isotope-Methods-for-Dating-Old-Groundwater [get publication]
2013Plummer, L.N., and Sanford, W.E., 2013, Case Study Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico, USA.  In IAEA, 2013, Isotope Methods for Dating Old Groundwater, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, April, 2013, Chap. 12, p. 273-295. STI/PUB/1587, ISBN 978–92–0–137210–9, 357p. http://www-pub.iaea.org/books/IAEABooks/8880/Isotope-Methods-for-Dating-Old-Groundwater [get publication]
2013Torgersen, T., Purtschert, R., Phillips, F., Plummer, N., Sanford, W., and Suckow, A., 2013, Defining Groundwater Age.  In IAEA, 2013, Isotope Methods for Dating Old Groundwater, International Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna, April, 2013, Chap. 3,  p. 21-32. STI/PUB/1587, ISBN 978–92–0–137210–9, 357p. http://www-pub.iaea.org/books/IAEABooks/8880/Isotope-Methods-for-Dating-Old-Groundwater [get publication]
2013Yager, Richard M., Plummer, L. Niel, Kauffman, Leon J., Doctor, Daniel H., Nelms, David L., and Schlosser, Peter, 2013, Comparison of age distributions estimated from environmental tracers by using binary-dilution and numerical models of fractured and folded karst: Shenandoah Valley of Virginia and West Virginia, USA.  Hydrogeology Journal, v. 21(6), 1193-1217.
2012Han, L.-F., Plummer, L.N., and Aggarwal, P., 2012, A graphical method to evaluate predominant geochemical processes occurring in groundwater systems for radiocarbon dating.  Chemical Geology 318-319, p. 88-112. On line 12 May, 2012.  doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2012.05.004http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0009254112002124?v=s5 [get publication]
2012Manning, A.H., Clark, J.F., Diaz, S.H., Rademacher, L.K., Earman, S., and Plummer, L.N., 2012, Evolution of groundwater age in a mountain watershed over a period of thirteen years.  J. Hydrology, v. 460-461, p. 13-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2012.06.030 [get publication]
2012Plummer, L.N., Eggleston, J.R. Andreasen, D.C., Raffensperger, J.P., Hunt, A.G., and Casile, G.C., 2012, Old groundwater in parts of the upper Patapsco aquifer, Atlantic Coastal Plain, Maryland, USA: evidence from radiocarbon, chlorine-36 and helium-4.  Hydrogeology Journal, on-line publication, 7 June, 2012.  doi 10.1007/s10040-012-0871-1.  http://www.springerlink.com/openurl.asp?genre=article&id=doi:10.1007/s10040-012-0871-1.  Hydrogeology Jour. v. 20(7), 1269-1294. [get publication]
2011El-Kadi, Aly I, Plummer, L Niel, and Aggarwal, Pradeep, 2011, NETPATH-WIN: An Interactive User Version of the Mass-Balance Model, NETPATH: Ground Water, v. 49, iss. 4, p. 593-599 LA - en. [get publication]
2011Hinkle, Stephen R, Shapiro, Stephanie D, Plummer, L Niel, Busenberg, Eurybiades, Widman, Peggy K, Casile, Gerolamo C, and Wayland, Julian E, 2011, Estimates of tracer-based piston-flow ages of groundwater from selected sites-National Water-Quality Assessment Program, 1992-2005: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2011McMahon, P, Plummer, L, Böhlke, J, Shapiro, S, and Hinkle, S, 2011, A comparison of recharge rates in aquifers of the United States based on groundwater-age data: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 19, iss. 4, p. 779-800. [get publication]
2011Shapiro, S.D., Plummer, L.N., Busenberg, E., Widman, P.K., Casile, G.C., and Wayland, J.E., 2011, Estimates of tracer-based piston-flow ages of groundwater from selected sites: National Water-Quality Assessment Program, 2006-2010.  U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012-5141.
2010Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Plummer, L Niel, 2010, A rapid method for the measurement of sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), trifluoromethyl sulfur pentafluoride (SF5CF3), and Halon 1211 (CF2ClBr) in hydrologic tracer studies: Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems, v. 11, iss. 11 LA - English. [get publication]
2010Heilweil, Victor M, Gingerich, Stephen B, Plummer, L Niel, and Verstraeten, Ingrid M, 2010, Groundwater Resources of Mosteiros Basin, Island of Fogo, Cape Verde, West Africa: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2010Heilweil, Victor M, Gingerich, Stephen B, Plummer, L Niel, and Verstraeten, Ingrid M, 2010, Groundwater Resources of Ribeira Faja Basin, Island of Sao Nicolau, Cape Verde, West Africa: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2010Mack, T J, Chornack, M P, Coplen, T B, L.n, Plummer, Rezai, M T, and Verstraeten, I M, 2010, Availability of Water in the Kabul Basin, Afghanistan: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2010Mack, Thomas J, Akbari, M Amin, Ashoor, M Hanif, Chornack, Michael P, Coplen, Tyler B, Emerson, Douglas G, Hubbard, Bernard E, Litke, David W, Michel, Robert L, Plummer, L Niel, Rezai, M Taher, Senay, Gabriel B, Verdin, James P, and Verstraeten, Ingrid M, 2010, Conceptual Model of Water Resources in the Kabul Basin, Afghanistan: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2010Solomon, D Kip, Genereux, David P, Plummer, L Niel, and Busenberg, Eurybiades, 2010, Testing mixing models of old and young groundwater in a tropical lowland rain forest with environmental tracers: Water Resources Research, v. 46, iss. 4. [get publication]
2009Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2009, Boundary of the Eagle River Watershed Valley-Fill Aquifer, Eagle County, North-Central Colorado, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2009, Groundwater Quality, Age, and Probability of Contamination, Eagle River Watershed Valley-Fill Aquifer, North-Central Colorado, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2009, Probability of Elevated Nitrate Concentrations in Groundwater in the Eagle River Watershed Valley-Fill Aquifer, Eagle County, North-Central Colorado, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2009, Probability of Elevated Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) Concentrations in Groundwater in the Eagle River Watershed Valley-Fill Aquifer, Eagle County, North-Central Colorado, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2009, Probability of Unmixed Young Groundwater (defined using chlorofluorocarbon-11 concentrations and tritium activities) in the Eagle River Watershed Valley-Fill Aquifer, Eagle County, North-Central Colorado, 2006-2007: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2008Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Plummer, L Niel, 2008, Dating groundwater with trifluoromethyl sulfurpentafluoride (SF5CF3), sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), CF3Cl (CFC-13), and CF2Cl2 (CFC-12): Water Resources Research, v. 44, iss. 2. [get publication]
2008Plummer, L, Busenberg, E, Eberts, S, Bexfield, L, Brown, C, Fahlquist, L, Katz, B, and Landon, M, 2008, Low-Level Detections of Halogenated Volatile Organic Compounds in Groundwater: Use in Vulnerability Assessments: Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, v. 13, iss. 11, p. 1049-1068. [get publication]
2007Hinsby, K, Højberg, Anker L, Engesgaard, P, Jensen, K H, Larsen, F, Plummer, L N, and Busenberg, E, 2007, Transport and degradation of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in the pyritic Rabis Creek aquifer, Denmark: Water Resources Research, v. 43, iss. 10. [get publication]
2007Imes, Jeffrey L, Plummer, L Niel, Kleeschulte, Michael J, and Schumacher, John G, 2007, Recharge Area, Base-Flow and Quick-Flow Discharge Rates and Ages, and General Water Quality of Big Spring in Carter County, Missouri, 2000-04: Geological Survey (U.S.). [get publication]
2007Koh, Dong-Chan, Plummer, L Niel, Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Kim, Yongje, 2007, Evidence for terrigenic SF6 in groundwater from basaltic aquifers, Jeju Island, Korea: Implications for groundwater dating: Journal of Hydrology, v. 339, iss. 1–2, p. 93-104. [get publication]
2007Rupert, M G, and Plummer, L N, 2007, Ground-water age and flow at the Great Sand Dunes National Monument, south-central Colorado; Chapter D: U.S. Geological Survey, p. 135-137.
2007Sebol, L A, Robertson, W D, Busenberg, E, Plummer, L N, Ryan, M C, and Schiff, S L, 2007, Evidence of CFC degradation in groundwater under pyrite-oxidizing conditions: Journal of Hydrology, v. 347, iss. 1–2, p. 1-12. [get publication]
2007Yager, Richard, Kappel, William, and Plummer, L, 2007, Origin of halite brine in the Onondaga Trough near Syracuse, New York State, USA: modeling geochemistry and variable-density flow: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 15, iss. 7, p. 1321-1339. [get publication]
2006Busenberg, E, Plummer, L N, Cook, P G, Solomon, D K, Han, L F, Gröning, M, and Oster, H, 2006, Sampling and analytical methods; Chapt. 12: v. 12, p. 199-220. [get publication]
2006Busenberg, E, and Plummer, L N, 2006, Potential use of other atmospheric gases; Chapt 10: v. 10, p. 183-190. [get publication]
2006Cook, P G, Plummer, L N, Solomon, D K, Busenberg, E, and Han, L F, 2006, Effects and processes that can modify apparent CFC age: Use of Chlorofluorocarbons in Hydrology; Chapt 4: v. 4, p. 31-58. [get publication]
2006Han, L F, Gröning, M, Plummer, L N, and Solomon, D K, 2006, Comparison of the CFC technique with other techniques (3H, 3H/3He, 85Kr); Chapt. 11: v. 11, p. 191-198. [get publication]
2006Koh, Dong-Chan, Niel Plummer, L, Kip Solomon, D, Busenberg, Eurybiades, Kim, Yong-Je, and Chang, Ho-Wan, 2006, Application of environmental tracers to mixing, evolution, and nitrate contamination of ground water in Jeju Island, Korea: Journal of Hydrology, v. 327, iss. 1–2, p. 258-275. [get publication]
2006Plummer, L N, Busenberg, E, Cook, P G, Oster, H, Han, L F, and Gröning, M, 2006, Selected case studies using CFC data; Chapt 9: v. 9, p. 135-182.
2006Plummer, L N, Busenberg, E, and Cook, P B, 2006, Principles of chlorofluorocarbon dating; Chapt 3: v. 3, p. 17-30.
2006Plummer, L N, Busenberg, E, and Han, L F, 2006, CFCs in binary mixtures of young and old groundwater; Chapt 5: v. 5, p. 59-72.
2006Plummer, L N, Busenberg, E, and Han, L F, 2006, Data interpretation in representative cases; Chapt. 8: v. 8, p. 105-134.
2006Plummer, L N, and Busenberg, E, 2006, Chlorofluorocarbons in aquatic environments; Chapt 1: v. 1, p. 1-8. [get publication]
2006Plummer, L N, and Busenberg, E, 2006, Chlorofluorocarbons in the atmosphere; Chapt 2: v. 2, p. 9-16.
2006Plummer, L Niel, Böhlke, John Karl, and Doughten, Michael W, 2006, Perchlorate in Pleistocene and Holocene Groundwater in North-Central New Mexico: Environmental Science & Technology, v. 40, iss. 6, p. 1757-1763. [get publication]
2006Solomon, D K, Cook, P G, and Plummer, L N, 2006, Models of groundwater ages and residence times; Chapt 6: v. 6, p. 73-88.
2006Solomon, D K, Plummer, L N, Busenberg, E, and Cook, P G, 2006, Practical applications of CFCs in hydrological investigations; Chapt 7: v. 7, p. 89-104.
2005Glynn, Pierre D, and Plummer, L Niel, 2005, Geochemistry and the understanding of ground-water systems: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 13, iss. 1, p. 263-287. [get publication]
2005Plummer, L N, 2005, Dating of young groundwater: Springer: Dordrecht, p. 193-220.
2005Shapiro, Stephanie Dunkle, Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Plummer, L Niel, 2005, The stability of chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) in ground-water samples archived in borosilicate ampoules: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Engesgaard, Peter, Højberg, Anker L, Hinsby, Klaus, Jensen, Karsten H, Laier, Troels, Larsen, Flemming, Busenberg, Eurybiades, and Plummer, L Niel, 2004, Transport and Time Lag of Chlorofluorocarbon Gases in the Unsaturated Zone, Rabis Creek, Denmark: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 3, iss. 4, p. 1249-1261. [get publication]
2004Plummer, L N, Sanford, W E, Bexfield, L M, Anderholm, S K, and Busenberg, E, 2004, Using geochemical data and aquifer simulation to characterize recharge and groundwater flow in the Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico: American Geophysical Union: Washington, D.C., v. 9, p. 185-216.
2004Plummer, L Niel, Bexfield, Laura M, Anderholm, Scott K, Sanford, Ward E, and Busenberg, Eurybiades, 2004, Geochemical characterization of ground-water flow in the Santa Fe Group aquifer system, Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Plummer, L Niel, Bexfield, Laura M, Anderholm, Scott K, Sanford, Ward E, and Busenberg, Eurybiades, 2004, Hydrochemical tracers in the middle Rio Grande Basin, USA: 1. Conceptualization of groundwater flow: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 12, iss. 4, p. 359-388. [get publication]
2004Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Neil, 2004, Ground-Water Age and Flow at Great Sand Dunes National Monument, South-Central Colorado: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Rupert, Michael G, and Plummer, L Niel, 2004, Ground-Water Flow Direction, Water Quality, Recharge Sources, and Age, Great Sand Dunes National Monument, South-Central Colorado, 2000-2001: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Sanford, Ward E, Plummer, L Neil, McAda, Douglas P, Bexfield, Laura M, and Anderholm, Scott K, 2004, Use of environmental tracers to estimate parameters for a predevelopment-ground-water-flow model of the Middle Rio Grande Basin, New Mexico: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2004Sanford, Ward E, Plummer, L Niel, McAda, Douglas P, Bexfield, Laura M, and Anderholm, Scott K, 2004, Hydrochemical tracers in the middle Rio Grande Basin, USA: 2. Calibration of a groundwater-flow model: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 12, iss. 4, p. 389-407. [get publication]
2004Shapiro, Stephanie Dunkle, Busenberg, Eurybiades, Focazio, Michael J, and Plummer, L.Niel, 2004, Historical trends in occurrence and atmospheric inputs of halogenated volatile organic compounds in untreated ground water used as a source of drinking water: Science of The Total Environment, v. 321, iss. 1–3, p. 201-217. [get publication]
2003Bexfield, L M, and Plummer, N, 2003, Occurrence of arsenic in ground water of the Middle Rio Grande Basin, central New Mexico.: In: A.H. Welch and K.G. Stollenwerk, eds., Arsenic in Ground Water: Geochemistry and Occurrence, Kluwer Academic Press, 294-327.
2003Burns, Douglas A, Plummer, L Niel, McDonnell, Jeffrey J, Busenberg, Eurybiades, Casile, Gerolamo C, Kendall, Carol, Hooper, Richard P, Freer, James E, Peters, Norman E, Beven, Keith, and Schlosser, Peter, 2003, The Geochemical Evolution of Riparian Ground Water in a Forested Piedmont Catchment: Ground Water, v. 41, iss. 7, p. 913-925 LA - en. [get publication]
2003Lindsey, Bruce D, Phillips, Scott W, Donnelly, Colleen A, Speiran, Gary K, Plummer, L Niel, Bohlke, John-Karl, Focazio, Michael J, Burton, William C, and Busenberg, Eurybiades, 2003, Residence times and nitrate transport in ground water discharging to streams in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2003Nelms, David L, Harlow, George E, Plummer, L Niel, and Busenberg, Eurybiades, 2003, Aquifer susceptibility in Virginia, 1998-2000: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2003Plummer, L N, Böhlke, J K, and Busenberg, E, 2003, Approaches for ground-water dating: U.S. Geological Survey, p. 12-24.
2003Shapiro, Stephanie Dunkle, Busenberg, Eurybiades, Plummer, L Neil, and Focazio, Michael J, 2003, Data from archived chromatograms on halogenated volatile organic compounds in untreated ground water used for drinking water in the United States, 1997-2000: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2003Shapiro, Stephanie Dunkle, Plummer, L N, Focazio, M J, Busenberg, E, Kirkland, W, and Fernandez, M, 2003, Occurrence of volatile organic compounds in drinking water from the United States : results from archived chromatograms and water samples, 1989-2000: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]