Ecological Effects of Waste Water: Applied limnology and pollutant effects, Second Edition
This substantially revised and update edition of a work first published in 1980 in the USA and deals with the ecological effects of water pollution. It is the result of twenty years of teaching the subject and will be essential reading for all those interested in water quality.
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Page 395 - Horner, RR, Welch, EB and Veenstra, RB (1983) Development of nuisance periphytic algae in laboratory streams in relation to enrichment and velocity, in Periphyton of Freshwater Ecosystems (ed.
Page 395 - Hutchinson, GE (1957) A Treatise on Limnology, Vol. 1, John Wiley & Sons, New York. Hutchinson, GE (1967) A Treatise on Limnology, Vol.
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