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Main Title Modeling the Response of the Nuisance Alga, 'Cladophora glomerata', to Reductions in Phosphorus Loading.
Author Auer, M. T. ; Canale,, R. P. ; Matsuoka, Y. ; Grundler, H. C. ;
CORP Author Michigan Univ., Ann Arbor. Dept. of Civil Engineering.;Environmental Research Lab.-Duluth, Grosse Ile, MI. Large Lakes Research Station.
Year Published 1984
Report Number EPA-R-806600; EPA-600/D-84-060;
Stock Number PB84-167659
Additional Subjects Algae ; Phosphorus ; Great Lakes ; Water pollution ; Growth ; Abundance ; Damage ; Beaches ; Shores ; Recreation ; Septic tanks ; Management ; Removal ; Cladophora glomerata
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NTIS  PB84-167659 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract
The mathematical model was developed to evaluate the impact of various phosphorus management strategies on nuisance growths of the filamentous alga Cladophora glomerata. The model was supported by intensive ecological studies and an extensive field monitoring program. The results of simulating spatial and seasonal variation in algal biomass and associated nutrient parameters agree well with field observations. The calibrated model is used to predict the response of the system under study to a demonstration phosphorus removal program. Implications to large scale phosphorus management strategies are discussed.