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Effects of wastewater discharges on periphyton growth in Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona

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Title Effects of wastewater discharges on periphyton growth in Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona
Creator Morris, Marsha Korb
Description A study of the effects of secondary-treated wastewater on periphyton growth in Lake Mead, Nevada-Arizona was conducted from September 1979 to December 1980. Periphyton ash-free dry weight, chlorophyll-a, dominant species composition, and alkaline phosphatase activity were measured on fiberglass substrates. Substrates were incubated for two to four weeks in littoral and limnetic habitats. Physical and chemical variables and phytoplankton chlorophyll-a were measured concurrently. Transparency...
Date 1982-12-01T08:00:00Z
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Format application/pdf
Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/75 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1080&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Effluent quality Lake Mead (Ariz. and Nev.) Limnology Periphyton Phytoplankton Water quality Biochemistry Biology Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Fresh Water Studies Life Sciences Natural Resources and Conservation Sustainability Water Resource Management

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