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Understanding beach health throughout the Great Lakes -- Continuing research

Outlines tactical problems that make it difficult for beach managers to use scientific information to make beach closure and advisory decisions. Explains methodologies we are using to address those problems and better prepare local decision makers.

by Brady, Amie M. G.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3113
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Environmental assessment, Freshwater ecosystems, Hazards, Microbes, Nonpoint-source pollution, Recreation, Surface water quality, Water chemistry, Beaches, Lakes

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