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The Effect of Las Vegas Wash effluent upon the water quality in Lake Mead

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Title The Effect of Las Vegas Wash effluent upon the water quality in Lake Mead
Creator Hoffman, D. A. Tramutt, P. R. Heller, F. C. Bureau of Reclamation
Description This study developed from observations made during an earlier study on Lake Mead which was reported in CHE-70, Water Quality Study of Lake Mead. Results from that study indicated that poor-quality water was flowing into the Las Vegas Bay reach of Boulder Basin, Lake Mead. Also reports of deteriorating water quality, resulting in taste and odors in domestic water supplies taken from Boulder Basin as well as a reduction in the attractiveness of Las Vegas Bay for recreational uses caused by...
Date 1971-01-01T08:00:00Z
Type text
Format application/pdf
Source Publications (WR)
Language English
Publisher Digital Scholarship@UNLV
Subject Aquatic pollution Bacteria Boulder Basin (Ariz.-Nev.) Chlorophyll Effluent quality Freshwater pollution Green algae Las Vegas Wash (Nev.) Sewage disposal plants Wastewater reclamation Biology Desert Ecology Environmental Health and Protection Environmental Indicators and Impact Assessment Environmental Monitoring Environmental Sciences Fresh Water Studies Natural Resources Management and Policy Sustainability Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology Water Resource Management

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