|Description||Yucca Mountain, Nye County, Nevada, has been identified as a potential site for underground storage of high-level radioactive waste. This geologic map compilation, including all of Yucca Mountain and Crater Flat, most of the Calico Hills, western Jackass|
|Originators||Potter, Christopher J.; Dickerson, Robert P.; Sweetkind, Donald S.; Drake, Ronald M., II; Taylor, Emily M.; Fridrich, Christopher J.; San Juan, Carma A.; and Day, Warren C.|
>Attribute items are in ARC/INFO feature class format. Additional >items that were added to the data are: > >POLYGON > >attribute description >========= =========== >acc_val Acceleration value in percent of gravity of the > polygon. The polygon represents the range of > acceleration values that are contained within its > borders. The polygon is assigned the lowest value > allowed within the polygon's borders. The range of > values allowed within a polygon is controlled by the > contours. Valid values are: 0,2,4,6,8,10,12,14,16, > 18,20,30,40,50,60,80,120,160,200 > >valley A topological indicator that tells whether the area > contained within the polygon is a local minima (valley) > or not. A value of "1" indicates the area is a local > minima. >LINE > >attribute description >========= =========== >acc_val Acceleration value in percent of gravity that the > contour represents. Valid values are: 0,2,4,6,8,10,12, > 14,16,18,20,30,40,50,60,80,120,160,200 > >valley A topological indicator that tells whether the area > contained within the contour is a local minima (valley) > or not. A value of "1" indicates the area is a local > minima.