UIC Underground Injection Control
USDW underground source of drinking water
USFS U.S. Department of Agriculture Forest Service
USGS U.S. Geological Survey
WQB Water Quality Board
WQCC (New Mexico) Water Quality Control Commission
WQCD (Colorado) Water Quality Control Division
WQS water quality standards
WSGS Wyoming State Geological Survey
WYPDES Wyoming Pollutant Discharge Elimination System
δ13Cdic delta 13; the difference between the (13C/12C) carbon isotope ratios
mg/L milligrams per liter
g/L micrograms per liter
BCF billion cubic feet
MCF thousand cubic feet
TCF trillion cubic feet
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"Appendix G: Acronyms and Abbreviations."
Management and Effects of Coalbed Methane Produced Water in the Western United States.
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