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WRRCTR No.36 Migration of Poliovirus Type 2 in Percolating Water Through Selected Oahu Soils

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Title WRRCTR No.36 Migration of Poliovirus Type 2 in Percolating Water Through Selected Oahu Soils
Creator Hori, Daniel H Burbank, Nathan C Jr Young, Reginald HF Lau, L Stephen Klemmer, Howard W
Subject Poliovirus. Soil percolation -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Soils -- Hawaii -- Oahu. Groundwater -- Pollution -- Hawaii -- Oahu.
Description A laboratory study was made to determine the ability of three Oahu soils, Wahiawa, Lahaina, (both Low Humic Latosols), and Tantalus cinder to prevent possible contamination of the basal-water lens by the passage of virus. The study was performed utilizing columns containing the selected soils and subject to intermittent percolating water containing a known concentration of Poliovirus Type 2, simulating the action of a cesspool leaching into the ground. The effluent from the soil column was...
Date 1970-01
Type Report
Identifier Hori DH, Burbank NC, Young RHF, Lau LS, Klemmer HW. 1970. Migration of poliovirus type 2 in percolating water through selected Oahu soils. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 36. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/8735
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 36
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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