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Main Title Managing wastewater in coastal urban areas /
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 28111134
ISBN 0309048265; 9780309048262
Subjects Sewage disposal. ; Runoff--Environmental aspects. ; Coastal zone management. ; Waste Disposal, Fluid. ; Water Pollution. ; Cities.
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Table of contents
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TD653.M34 1993 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 07/08/1994
EHBM  TD653.M34 1993 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 08/21/2019
EIAM  TD653.M34 1993 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 07/16/1999
EJEM  TD653.M34 1993 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 09/27/1996
EKCM  TD653.M34 1993 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 04/11/1997
ESAM  TD653.M34 1993 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 08/28/1998
Collation xv, 477 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
The Current Approach to Wastewater Management in Coastal Areas. Key Issues Relating to Wastewater and Stormwater Management. Integrated Coastal Management -- 1. Introduction. Stresses on the Coastal Environment. Wastewater and Stormwater Management. The Current Approach to Wastewater and Coastal Management. Progress in Managing Water Quality. Challenges for the Future -- 2. Key Issues Relating to Wastewater and Stormwater Management. Regional Differences. Nutrients in Coastal Waters. Source Control and Water Conservation. Levels of Treatment. Stormwater and Combined Sewer Overflows. Detecting Human Pathogens. Developing Management Alternatives. Evaluation and Feedback -- 3. Integrated Coastal Management. Developing a Sustainable Vision. Principles and Methodology for a System of Integrated Coastal Management -- 4. The Process. Dynamic Planning. Selection, Policy, and Institutions. Monitoring, Information Management, and Research -- 5. Benefits, Barriers, Solutions, and Implementation -- App. A The Role of Nutrients in Coastal Waters. Adverse Consequences of Eutrophication and Nuisance Algae. Controls on Eutrophication and Nuisance Blooms in Coastal Waters -- App. B Microbial Pathogens in Coastal Waters. Microbiologic Agents Associated with Wastewater. Occurrence of Pathogens in Coastal Waters. Survival of Enteric Microorganisms in Marine Waters. Illnesses from Bathing. Risk Assessment Approach for Microorganisms. Summary of Shellfish and Recreational Microbiologic Risks -- App. C Transport and Fate of Pollutants in the Coastal Marine Environment. Mechanisms of Input. Transport and Fate. Overall Design of Disposal Systems, Control of Diffuse Sources, and Use of Models -- App. D Engineering and Management Options for Controlling Coastal Environmental Water Quality. Source Control. Municipal Wastewater Treatment. Disinfection. Combined Sewer Overflow Controls. Nonpoint Source Management Options -- App. E Policy Options and Tools for Controlling Coastal Environmental Water Quality. The Institutional Setting. Management Tools. Financing Mechanisms -- App. F Biographical Sketches -- App. G Contributors to the Committee's Effort.