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RECORD NUMBER: 170 OF 349
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||National Water Quality Network: Annual Compilation of Data, October 1, 1957-September 30, 1958.|
|CORP Author||Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio.|
|Stock Number||PB-218 261|
|Additional Subjects||( United States ; Water pollution) ; Radioactive contaminants ; Plankton ; Coliform bacteria ; Organic compounds ; Water quality data|
Documented here is a progress report on the first year's operation in the collection of basic water quality data by the Public Health Service under this Act. It is expected that the present limited coverage will be expanded as new arrangements and procedures evolve. The following examinations were considered to be of greatest value in meeting the objectives of the program at this time: Radioactivity, Plankton organisms, Coliform organisms, Organic chemicals, Biochemical, chemical, and physical measurements.