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Main Title Bacteria of public health significance associated with fish reared in treated wastewater /
Author Phelps, Ronald P. ; Phelps, Donald P.
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Phelps, Ronald P.
CORP Author Auburn Univ., AL. Dept. of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures.;Health Effects Research Lab., Rersearch Triangle Park, NC.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Health Effects Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA/600-S1-85-012; EPA/600/1-85/012; PB85217677
Stock Number PB85-217677
OCLC Number 40816890
Subjects Aquatic organisms--Effect of water pollution on. ; Fishes--Effect of water pollution on. ; Bacterial pollution of water.
Additional Subjects Fishes ; Water pollution ; Public health ; Bacteria ; Carp ; Waste water ; Ponds ; Feces ; Coliform bacteria,Streptococcus ; Salmonella ; Growth ; Abundance ; Tables(Data) ; Hypothalmichthyes
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-S1-85-012 In Binder Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/15/2017
EJBD  EPA 600-S1-85-012 In Binder Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/02/2018
NTIS  PB85-217677 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 2 pages ; 28 cm
Abstract The suitability of tertiary wastewater ponds for aquaculture was evaluated in terms of fish productions obtained and the significance of bacteria in the wastewater and from fish. Silver carp (Hypothalmichthyes molitrix) were stocked into tertiary wastewater ponds at 10,000 fish per hectare and cultured five months. Fish growth was determined monthly. Bacterial evaluations of water and fish were made monthly. Pour plates of the appropriate media were made to determine total plate count, fecal coliforms and fecal streptococci. Enrichment procedures were used to isolate Salmonella. The relative abundance of selected bacterial colony types was found over the course of the experiment. Selected isolates were identified. Net production of fish was 1,309.2 kg/ha with the average weight of fish produced being 204.6 grams. Streptococcus faecalis was the most common fecal streptococcus from both water and fish.
Notes "EPA/600-S1-85-012." "September 1985."
Place Published Research Triangle Park, NC
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Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.; Health Effects Research Laboratory (Research Triangle Park, N.C.); Auburn University. Dept. of Fisheries and Allied Aquacultures (Auburn, AL)
PUB Date Free Form 1985
NTIS Prices PC A05/MF A01
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20090415135033
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01502cam 2200349Ka 45020