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Main Title Biological problems in water pollution : transactions of a seminar on biological problems in water pollution held at the Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio April 23-27, 1956 /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Tarzwell, Clarence M.
Tarzwell, Clarence Mathew,
Publisher U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Bureau of State Services, Division of Sanitary Engineering Services, Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center,
Year Published 1957
Report Number EPA 830-R-57-001
OCLC Number 07593316
Subjects Water--Pollution--Congresses ; Aquatic animals--Effect of water pollution on--Congresses ; Water quality--Congresses ; Eau--Pollution--CongrĂ¡es
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  QH90.S45 1956 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 08/29/2013
EJBD  EPA 830-R-57-001 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/15/2020
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 830-R-57-001 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD RPS EPA 830-R-57-001 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 05/31/2017
ELDM  TD420.S47 1956 3 copies CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 10/05/1991
Collation 272 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
"EPA 830-R-57-001." "1957." Cover title. Issued also as Biological problems in water pollution [Papers]. Seminar on Biological Problems in Water Pollution (TD420.S4 1962). Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
List of those in attendance -- Picture of group -- Use and value of bio-assays. Derivation of the threshold value for toxicity and the equation of the curve by a graphical method / George Burdick ; Interim plan for standardizing the bioassay of paralytic shellfish poison by use of a reference standard / Public Health Service ; Application factors to be applied to bioassays for the safe disposal of toxic wastes / Croswell Henderson -- Use and value of biological indicators of pollution. Some problems in the identification of microorganisms / William Bridge Cooke ; Use and value of bacterial indicators of pollution/ Paul Kabler ; Protozoa as indicators of the ecological condition of a body of water / James B. Lackey ; Algae as biological indicators of pollution / C. Mervin Palmer ; Diatoms as indicators of changes in environmental conditions / Ruth Patrick -- Use and value of fungi as biological indicators of pollution / William Bridge Cooke ; Use and value of biological indicators of pollution : fresh water clams and snails / William Marcus Ingram ; The use and value of aquatic insects as indicators of organic enrichment / Arden R. Gaufin ; Biological indices of water pollution, with special reference to fish populations / Peter Doudoroff and Charles E. Warren ; Biological criteria for the determination of lake pollution / Eugene W. Surber ; The use and abuse of indicator organisms / William M. Beck, Jr. -- Current investigations in water pollution biology. Current water pollution investigations and problems in Wisconsin / Kenneth M. Mackenthun ; Investigations and problems in Ontario / John H. Neil ; Report on pollution studies conducted in Western Canada / Michael Waldichuk ; The relationship of the polychaetous Annelid Capitella capitata (Fabricius) to waste discharges of biological origin / Donald J. Reish ; Cooperative research at Oregon State College in the biological aspects of water pollution / Charles E. Warren and Peter Doudoroff ; Some aspects of water pollution in the Missouri Basin / Joe K. Neel ; Investigations and problems in Ohio / John N. Reis ; Biology and water pollution in Great Britain / Thomas Beak -- The training of aquatic sanitary biologists. The training of aquatic sanitary biologists / Curtis L. Newcombe ; The training of aquatic sanitary biologists -- a letter / Charles E. Renn -- Water quality criteria for aquatic life. Effects of turbidity and silt on aquatic life / John N. Wilson ; The effect of pollution upon wildlife / O. Lloyd Meehean ; Water quality criteria for aquatic life / Clarence M. Tarzwell.