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RECORD NUMBER: 794 OF 971
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Report on Pollution Affecting Las Vegas Wash, Lake Mead and the Lower Colorado River, Nevada - Arizona - California.|
|CORP Author||National Field Investigations Center-Denver, Colo.|
|Stock Number||PB-213 775|
|Additional Subjects||( Lake Mead ; Water pollution) ; ( Nevada ; Water pollution) ; ( Colorado River ; Water pollution) ; Water quality ; Las Vegas Wash ; Arizona ; California ; Standards ; Sources ; Regulations ; Industrial wastes ; Sewage ; Inventories ; Law enforcement ; Sewage treatment effluent ; Clark County(Nevada) ; Water pollution standards ; Water quality data|
Various technical investigations have demonstrated that direct and indirect discharges of municipal and industrial wastes to Las Vegas Wash, an interstate tributary of the Colorado River, from sources in Las Vegas Valley, Nevada, are causing pollution of Lake Mead and the Lower Colorado River which is deleterious to the health or welfare of persons living in Arizona, California and Nevada. This pollution also causes violations of Federal-State water quality standards. The report summarizes the technical information documenting the interstate pollution and recommends remedial abatement actions.