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Tracers in Groundwater: Use of Microorganisms and Microspheres

  1. Ronald W. Harvey1,
  2. Hauke Harms2

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env157

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Harvey, R. W. and Harms, H. 2003. Tracers in Groundwater: Use of Microorganisms and Microspheres. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    U.S. Geological Survey, Boulder, Colorado

  2. 2

    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • History of Microbial Tracers in Groundwater

  • Hydrologic Studies

  • Public Health Studies

  • Bioaugmentation/Biorestoration Studies

Keywords:

  • microspheres as tracers in groundwater;
  • tracers, microbial;
  • subsurface microbiology