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The Resource Surface Water Quality : Have the Laws Been Successful?

Surface Water Quality : Have the Laws Been Successful?

Label
Surface Water Quality : Have the Laws Been Successful?
Title
Surface Water Quality
Title remainder
Have the Laws Been Successful?
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Addressing ecologists, legislators, lawyers, and industrialists alike, Ruth Patrick asks what has been accomplished with the millions of dollars spent on upgrading our surface waters. Has the water improved in spite of the fact that the crayfish, snails, and algae are not those that one would expect to find in natural rivers and estuaries? To evaluate the success of environmental laws over the past two decades, the author examines the aquatic life of river systems in the Delaware Valley, Texas, and Georgia--the only areas in the United States where she found enough biological data to determ
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Patrick, Ruth
Dewey number
  • 363.73/9456/0973
  • 363.7394560973
Index
no index present
LC call number
TD223 .P369 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Douglass, Faith
  • Palavage, Drew M
  • Stewart, Paul M
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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  • Water
  • Water quality management
  • Water quality
  • Freshwater animals
  • SCIENCE
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Freshwater animals
  • Water
  • Water quality
  • Water quality management
  • Georgia
  • United States
Label
Surface Water Quality : Have the Laws Been Successful?
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations ; List of Tables ; List of Abbreviations and Acronyms ; Preface ; Chapter 1 What is Happening To Our Surface Waters?; Chapter 2 Impacts of Human Society on the Riverine System -- Past and Present; Chapter 3 The Impacts of Population Growth and Movement ; Chapter 4 Changes in Societal Activities and Demands; Chapter 5 Federal and State Laws, Regulations and Management ; Chapter 6 Effects on Pollution of Laws and Regulations Versus Voluntary Efforts ; Chapter 7 How Have Our Surface Waters Changed?; Chapter 8 Options for the Future; Bibliography; Subject Index
Control code
884013042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862771
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt734rc9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013042
Label
Surface Water Quality : Have the Laws Been Successful?
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Illustrations ; List of Tables ; List of Abbreviations and Acronyms ; Preface ; Chapter 1 What is Happening To Our Surface Waters?; Chapter 2 Impacts of Human Society on the Riverine System -- Past and Present; Chapter 3 The Impacts of Population Growth and Movement ; Chapter 4 Changes in Societal Activities and Demands; Chapter 5 Federal and State Laws, Regulations and Management ; Chapter 6 Effects on Pollution of Laws and Regulations Versus Voluntary Efforts ; Chapter 7 How Have Our Surface Waters Changed?; Chapter 8 Options for the Future; Bibliography; Subject Index
Control code
884013042
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862771
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt734rc9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013042

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