Ecological Effects of Evaporation Retardation Monolayers on Reservoirs

  1. William C. Ackermann,
  2. Gilbert F. White,
  3. E.B. Worthington and
  4. J. Loreena Ivens
  1. Bobby G. Wixson1,
  2. William J. Clark2 and
  3. William B. Davis3

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM017p0612

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects

How to Cite

Wixson, B. G., Clark, W. J. and Davis, W. B. (1973) Ecological Effects of Evaporation Retardation Monolayers on Reservoirs, in Man-Made Lakes: Their Problems and Environmental Effects (eds W. C. Ackermann, G. F. White, E.B. Worthington and J. L. Ivens), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM017p0612

Author Information

  1. 1

    Environmental Research Center, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Missouri, Rolla, Missouri 65401

  2. 2

    Department of Biology, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 77840

  3. 3

    Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas 77840

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900179

Online ISBN: 9781118664117

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Keywords:

  • Biochemical oxygen demand;
  • Evaporation retardation monolayers;
  • Gilson differential respirometer;
  • Mining and milling waste waters;
  • Reservoirs

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Effects of Continuous Monolayers

  • Experimental Conclusions

  • Mining Pollution and Monolayers

  • Effects of Mining and Milling Waste Waters

  • Applied Recommendations