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RECORD NUMBER: 7 OF 11
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Report on Pollution of Interstate Waters of the Pearl and East Pearl Rivers, Louisiana-Mississippi.|
|CORP Author||Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Stock Number||PB-260 234|
|Additional Subjects||Oxygen sag ; Chemical analysis ; Bacteria ; Pearl River ; Louisiana ; Mississippi ; Water pollution sampling ; Water quality data ; Public health ; Drinking water ; Recreation ; Water sources ; Fishes ; Waste disposal ; East Pearl River ;|
The Pearl River survey was based on the HEW belief that pollution of the interstate waters of the Pearl River and the East Pearl River, by wastes originating in Louisiana and Mississippi, was endangering the health or welfare of persons in Louisiana and Mississipppi. Descriptions are offered for water uses (water supply, recreation, stock watering, navigation, and shell fishing); and sources of wastes. Appended are data on chemical and bacteriological data, biological data, and computation of oxygen sag.