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Assessing Land Use, Land Cover, and Wastewater Infrastructure for Shellfish in the Puget Sound Nearshore

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Title Assessing Land Use, Land Cover, and Wastewater Infrastructure for Shellfish in the Puget Sound Nearshore
Creator Spirandelli, Daniele
Subject land use vegetation cover wastewater shellfish molluscs estuaries algal blooms water pollution bacterial contamination water urbanization watershed management
Description Oysters, clams, mussels, and other bivalve mollusks are prized species of the Puget Sound estuary. Settling on the Puget Sound shores, shellfish play a critical role of filtering water, providing habitat, supporting local economic and recreational interests. While biological conditions for shellfish in the Puget Sound are some of the best in North America, every year shellfish beds and classified harvest areas are threatened and closed due to pathogens and toxins (WA DOH, 2008). Rapid...
Publisher University of Washington Water Center
Date 2011-04-28T17:39:03Z 2011-04-28T17:39:03Z 2010-02-17
Type Presentation Recording, oral
Identifier http://hdl.handle.net/1773/16533
Language en_US
Relation 2010 Annual Review of Research;Spirandelli

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