WATER QUALITY


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WATER QUALITY
1010810WATER QUALITY
<emphasis role="italic"><emphasis role="bold">GENERAL</emphasis></emphasis> The non-degradation principle of the Clean Water Act of 1974 states that the waters of the United States shall not be degraded below their level at the time of the Act. Each type of receiving water has its own specific characteristics which must be considered in the effort to achieve non-degradation while allowing growth in population and industry. This chapter will consider various types of receiving waters, their classified uses, their investigation,…
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E. Roberts Alley: Water Quality Control Handbook, Second Edition. WATER QUALITY, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2007 2000), AccessEngineering Export