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RECORD NUMBER: 268 OF 438
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Perception of Lake Water Resource Management.|
|Author||Geldreich, E. E. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Water Engineering Research Lab.|
|Additional Subjects||Water quality management ; Lakes ; Management ; Recreation ; Flood control ; Esthetics ; Boats ; Swimming ; Areas ; Environmental impacts ; Bacteria ; Case studies|
Lakes, impoundments, and reservoirs are complex environments. Many interacting factors determine water quality and recreational use potential. Each lake or reservoir is different and presents unique problems to water supply treatment operation and to full enjoyment by the public. Only through implementation of lake management strategies that include a well designed monitoring program and responsive action plan can there be optimum use of this water resource.