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Toxic contamination in large lakes

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Published by Lewis Publishers in Chelsea, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water -- Pollution -- Congresses.,
  • Water -- Pollution -- Toxicology -- Congresses.,
  • Lake ecology -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Norbert W. Schmidtke.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsSchmidtke, N. W.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.W3 W67 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2406497M
    ISBN 100873710886
    LC Control Number87037866
    OCLC/WorldCa17353577

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urban and agricultural runoff to the Great lakes and its tributaries have contributed toxic substances into the ecosystem, resulting in major contamination issues.

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Chemical Pollution in the Great Lakes. Feb. 9, - Sailors that discovered the Great Lakes called them Sweetwater Seas because they contained drinkable water.

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Pesticides, herbicides, oil products. The full extent of mercury contamination of Lake Whatcoms fish was released to the public on Apin a Washington State Department of Ecology document co-authored by that agency, the state Department of Fish and Wildlife and the state Department of Health. David Serdar (state Department of Ecology) was the lead author.

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NON-POINT SOURCE POLLUTION is pollutants being collected by rainwater falling over a large watershed and carried directly to a river, lake or stream Gas, oil, chemicals, detergents containing phosphorus, trash and other pollutants collected off driveways, roads and city streets flow directly down drains and storm sewers to a nearby body of.

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The highest levels of worry this year are for contamination of soil and water by toxic waste, pollution of drinking water, and pollution of rivers, lakes, and reservoirs. Large-scale sewage treatment plants won’t be in place until Bellandur and other lakes in the city—manmade and constructed for irrigation in the 16th century—are nearly all polluted.