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RECORD NUMBER: 168 OF 349
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||National Water Quality Network Annual Compilation of Data, October 1, 1961-September 30, 1962.|
|CORP Author||Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.|
|Stock Number||PB-218 013|
|Additional Subjects||( Water pollution ; United States) ; Inventories ; Tables(Data) ; Radioactive contaminants ; Plankton ; Pesticides ; Organic compounds ; Trace elements ; Water quality data|
This is the fifth annual compilation of data from the National Water Quality Network of the Public Health Service. During this year the Network was increased from 93 to 122 stations. The data have revealed interesting findings, particularly with respect to synthetic organic chemicals such as insecticides and pesticides, in our surface waters. Sufficient data have been accumulated to define trends in certain areas, such as radioactivity.