21 Water Quality Parameters 1

21 Water Quality Parameters 1 - 2) Physical 3) Chemical...

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"any biological, chemical, or physical change in water quality that has a harmful effect on living organisms or makes water unsuitable for desired uses." Water Pollution 44% of lakes, 37% of rives unsafe for recreation due to toxic water pollutants 32% of estuaries.
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1) Biological
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Unformatted text preview: 2) Physical 3) Chemical Basic Types of Pollution Develops from microorganisms and their activities. Biological Water Pollution Viruses Protozoa Parasites Bacteria Biological Pathogens Typhoid Cholera Hepatitis Polio Schistosomiasis Amoebic dysentery Giardiasis giardia poliovirus Pathogen: An agent of disease. An infectious organism...
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This note was uploaded on 02/17/2011 for the course SWS 2007 taught by Professor bonczek during the Fall '09 term at University of Florida.

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