Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 5 OF 16
|Main Title||Need and Value of Water Quality Criteria with Special Reference to Aquatic Life.|
|Author||Tarzwell., Clarence M. ;|
|CORP Author||Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio. Div. of Water Supply and Pollution Control|
|Stock Number||PB-260 098|
|Additional Subjects||Aquatic biology ; Aquaculture ; Water conservation ; Water pollution ; Water quality ; Water quality management ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Water pollution effects(Plants) ; Water requirements ;|
The need and value of establishing water quality criteria to maintain or restore the suitability of our waters is analyzed. The various uses of water are classified into eight catagories: 1) domestic and municipal; 2) industrial; 3) agricultural; 4) aquacultrual; 5) recreational; 6) aesthetic; 7) navigational and 8) power. Each are briefly discussed, but emphasis is placed on water quality criteria for aquatic life.