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Published by Awwa Research Foundation, distributed by American Water Works Association, distributed by IWA Pub. in Denver, Colo, [London] .
Written in English


  • Cyanobacteria -- Control,
  • Cyanobacterial toxins,
  • Water quality management,
  • Reservoirs -- Management

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-241).

Statementprepared by Justin D. Brookes ... [et al.] ; jointly sponsored by Awwa Research Foundation and Cooperative Research Centre for Water Quality and Treatment.
ContributionsBrookes, Justin D., AWWA Research Foundation., Cooperative Research Centre for Water Quality and Treatment (Australia)
LC ClassificationsTD427.C92 R47 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 243 p. :
Number of Pages243
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23653166M
ISBN 101605730181
ISBN 109781605730189
LC Control Number2008299904

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