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dc.contributor.authorThayer, Richard P.en
dc.contributor.authorKrutchkoff, Richard G.en
dc.date.accessioned2014-02-25T20:16:39Zen
dc.date.available2014-02-25T20:16:39Zen
dc.date.issued1966en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/25682en
dc.description.abstractThe problem of the pollution of the rivers and estuaries of this nation and the world is now receiving considerable attention, and rightly so. Many rivers are so grossly polluted that there is scum on the surface and the odor of methane and hydrogen sulfide is noticeable. Consequently, there is a danger to health. For example, part of the Hudson River in New York is so foul that only eels can live in it. The lower Mississippi River is full of fish that have died. Through a great effort over a long period of time, the sewage load on the Potomac River has been reduced. The river has improved greatly and the more desirable species of fish are beginning to return...en
dc.description.statementofresponsibilityRichard P. Thayer, Richard G. Krutchkoffen
dc.format.extent130 pagesen
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen
dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.publisherWater Resources Research Center, Virginia Polytechnic Instituteen
dc.relation.ispartofseriesBulletin (Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Water Resources Research Center) ; 3en
dc.rightsIn Copyrighten
dc.rights.urihttp://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/en
dc.subject.lccTD201 .V57en
dc.subject.lcshWater -- Pollution -- Mathematical modelsen
dc.subject.lcshWater -- Aeration -- Mathematical modelsen
dc.titleA stochastic model for pollution and dissolved oxygen in streamsen
dc.typeReporten
dc.contributor.departmentVirginia Water Resources Research Centeren
dc.identifier.oclc214707en
dc.type.dcmitypeTexten


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