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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Water quality in the western Lake Michigan drainages, Wisconsin and Michigan, 1992-95 /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Peters, Charles A.
Publisher U.S. Dept. of the Interior, U.S. Geological Survey ; Free on application to U.S. Geological Survey, Information Services,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 39051985
ISBN 0607891467; 9780607891461
Subjects Water quality--Michigan, Lake, Watershed. ; Water quality--Wisconsin. ; Lake Michigan Watershed.
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELDM  TD223.3.W3821998 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 06/15/2015
Collation 40 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 28 cm.
"National Water-Quality Assessment (NAWQA) Program"--Page 4 of cover. Shipping list no.: 98-0293-P. Includes bibliographical references (pages 32-35).
Contents Notes
National Water-Quality Assessment Program -- Summary of major issues and findings -- Environmental setting and hydrologic conditions -- Major issues and findings -- Levels of some naturally occuring chemicals have the potential to affect human health and aquatic life -- Fertilizers and livestock wastes increase nutrients in streams and ground water -- Various factors control pesticide occurrence in streams and ground water -- Urban areas are a source of trace elements and organic compounds -- Environmental setting and land use influence aquatic life -- Water-quality conditions in a national context -- Study design and data collection -- Summary of compound detections and concentrations.