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Main Title Selective Withdrawal at Lake Livingston.
Author Fru, E. Gus ; Masc, Frank D. ;
CORP Author Texas Univ., Austin. Center for Research in Water Resources.
Year Published 1972
Report Number CRWR-91 ;EHE-72-15; DI-14-01-0001-1948; OWRR-B-040-TEX; 14377,; B-040-TEX(5)
Stock Number PB-212 167
Additional Subjects ( Reservoirs ; Water quality) ; Temperature gradients ; Stratification ; Water flow ; Mathematical models ; Nutrients ; Carbon ; Nitrogen ; Phosphorus ; Computer programs ; Nitrogen fixation ; Sediments ; Discharge ; Reservoir releases ; Lake Livingston
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-212 167 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 203p
The first objective of the project was the development of a methodology by which predictions could be made of the water quality released from relatively shallow but stratified Texas impoundments. For five different non-Texas reservoirs for which field velocity data were available in the literature, the Bohan-Grace model was satisfactory in predicting the thickness of the withdrawal zone and the magnitude of the velocity profile. The methodology was evaluated by comparison of predicted and observed water quality for the releases from Lake Livingston under various reservoir operating conditions. The second objective was to determine which water quality characteristics were of significant importance to warrent a reservoir operating program based on selective withdrawal. Nitrogen was found to be the limiting nutrient.