Faculty Advisor

Bergendahl, John A.


This study looks at the problem of lead contamination on gun ranges and determines the size of the problem as well as its impact on society. Analysis of the problem is done by taking into consider[ation] the following criteria; the amount of lead already in the soil of gun ranges as well as the amount currently being introduced, the number of gun ranges, and the extent of how much of the surrounding environment and people are affected.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 2003

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project


Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Civil and Environmental Engineering