Environmental sources of fecal bacteria

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Edited by: Michael J. Sadowsky and Richard L. Whitman



This chapter provides a review of the research on environmental occurrences of faecal indicator bacteria in a variety of terrestrial and aquatic habitats under different geographic and climatic conditions, and discusses how these external sources may affect surface water quality.

Additional publication details

Publication type Book chapter
Publication Subtype Book Chapter
Title Environmental sources of fecal bacteria
Year Published 2011
Language English
Publisher ASM Press
Publisher location Washington, D.C.
Contributing office(s) Great Lakes Science Center
Description 18 p.
Larger Work Type Book
Larger Work Subtype Other Government Series
Larger Work Title The fecal bacteria
First page 93
Last page 110