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Wells
Manmade shafts or holes in the Earth's surface used to obtain fluid or gaseous materials. [USGS Feature Class Definitions <http://geonames.usgs.gov/domestic/feature_class.htm>]
This category is also used for oil wells, and water wells.
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Seismotectonic maps in the vicinity of the lower Wabash Valley,Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky - Digital Spatial Database:Wells with structural control [New Window]
These wells assist in characterizing structures at hypocentral depths in theWabash Valley. We show locations of 32 wells that provided information aboutdepths to basement, the rifting history of the Rough Creek Graben and Reelfootrift, coeval rifting else
Seismotectonic maps in the vicinity of the lower Wabash Valley,Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky - Digital Spatial Database:Well locations [New Window]
This cover contains wells identified by Dart as having useful informationfor defining the Paleozoic basement in the New Madrid region. Some wells hadborehole breakout data that were useful for interpreting the regional stressfield. These locations are inc

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