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Identification of tire leachate toxicants and a risk assessment of water quality effects using tire reefs in canals

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Title Identification of tire leachate toxicants and a risk assessment of water quality effects using tire reefs in canals
Creator Nelson, S. M. Mueller, G. Hemphill, D. C. U.S. Bureau of Reclamation
Description Cover is an important component of aquatic habitat and fisheries management. Fisheries biologists often try to improve habitats through the addition of natural and artificial material to improve cover diversity and complexity. Habitat-improvement programs range from submerging used Christmas trees to more complex programs using sophisticated artificial habitat modules. Used automobile tires have been employed in the large scale construction of reefs and fish attractors in marine environments...
Date 1994-01-01T08:00:00Z
Type text
Format application/pdf
Identifier http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/water_pubs/99 http://digitalscholarship.unlv.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1104&context=water_pubs
Source Publications (WR)
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Artificial habitats Benthic organisms Fisheries Freshwater fishes Macroinvertebrates Water pollution Water quality Aquaculture and Fisheries Biology Environmental Engineering Environmental Health and Protection Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Fresh Water Studies Natural Resources Management and Policy Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology Water Resource Management

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