Algae in water supplies: an illustrated manual on the identification, significance, and control of algae in water supplies.

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A manual designed to help "water analysts and others who deal with the many problems and effects associated with the presence of algae in water supplies."

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Creation Date: 1959
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Environmental Policy Collection
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Publisher Info:
Place of Publication: Cincinnati, Ohio
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1959
  • Digitized: February 2, 2005
Description:

A manual designed to help "water analysts and others who deal with the many problems and effects associated with the presence of algae in water supplies."

Note:

Includes glossary, bibliography (p. 81-84), and genus and species index.

Contents: 1. Introduction -- 2. Significance of algae in water supplies -- 3. Identification of algae -- 4. Taste and odor algae -- 5. Filter clogging algae -- 6. Polluted water algae -- 7. Clean water algae -- 8. Plankton and other surface water algae -- 9. Algae attached to reservoir walls -- 10. Additional problems caused by algae in water supplies -- 11. Additional uses for algae found in water supplies -- 12. Procedures for enumeration of algae in water -- 13. Control of algae -- Appendix.

Physical Description:

viii, 88 p. : ill. (some color) ; 31 cm.

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Keyword(s): water quality | environmental health | aquatic organisms | drinking water | algae blooms | water issues | freshwater | ecology
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Alternate Title: Algae in water supplies
Series Title: Public Health Service publication ; no. 657.
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Collection:
Environmental Policy Collection
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 5277557 |
  • GOVNO: FS 2.6/2:AL 3
  • UNTCAT: b1137197 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc9129
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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Access: Public