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WRRCTR No.154 Clostridium perfringens as an Indicator of Stream Water Quality

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTR No.154 Clostridium perfringens as an Indicator of Stream Water Quality
Creator Fujioka, Roger S Shizumura, Lyle
Subject bacteria Clostridium perfringens water quality water pollution streams effluent indicators fecal coliform fecal streptococcus Kipapa Stream Ahuimanu Stream Oahu Hawaii Clostridium perfringens. Water -- Pollution -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Water quality -- Measurement -- Hawaii -- Oahu.
Description The mCP medium devised by Bisson and Cabelli in 1979 was used to recover Clostridium perfringens from sewage and streams. This membrane filtration method proved to be uncomplicated and reliable. Of 98 presumptively positive colonies recovered from various stream samples. 89 or 91% were confirmed as C. perfringens by using biochemical tests, whereas only 1 of 29 (3%) of the presumptively negative colonies was subsequently confirmed as C. perfringens. The quality of streams receiving treated...
Date 1983-06
Type Report
Identifier Fujioka RS, Shizumura L. 1983. Clostridium perfringens as an indicator of stream water quality. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 154. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/1981
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 154
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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