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

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Title

  • Main Title Algae in water supplies: an illustrated manual on the identification, significance, and control of algae in water supplies.
  • Alternate Title Algae in water supplies
  • Series Title Public Health Service publication ; no. 657.

Creator

  • Author: Palmer, Charles Mervin, 1900-
    Creator Type: Personal
  • Author: United States. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Public Health Service.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Public Health Service. Bureau of State Services.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: United States. Division of Water Supply and Pollution Control.
    Creator Type: Organization
  • Author: Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center.
    Creator Type: Organization

Contributor

  • Author of introduction, etc.: Tarzwell, Clarence M. (Clarence Mathew), 1907-
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Illustrator: Walter, Harold J.
    Contributor Type: Personal
  • Distributor: United States. Government Printing Office.
    Contributor Type: Organization

Publisher

  • Name: U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Bureau of State Services, Division of Water Pollution Control
    Place of Publication: Cincinnati, Ohio

Date

  • Creation: 1959
  • Digitized: 2005-02-02

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content 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."
  • Physical Description: viii, 88 p. : ill. (some color) ; 31 cm.

Subject

  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Algae.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Algae -- Economic aspects.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Water -- Pollution.
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: Water supply.
  • Keyword: water quality
  • Keyword: environmental health
  • Keyword: aquatic organisms
  • Keyword: drinking water
  • Keyword: algae blooms
  • Keyword: water issues
  • Keyword: freshwater
  • Keyword: ecology

Collection

  • Name: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
    Code: ATOZ
  • Name: Environmental Policy Collection
    Code: ESDC

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Rights

  • Rights Access: public

Resource Type

  • Book

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • OCLC: 5277557
  • Government Documents No.: FS 2.6/2:AL 3
  • UNT Catalog No.: b1137197
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc9129

Note

  • Display 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.
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