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Identifying sources of fecal coliform bacteria in selected streams on Virginia's Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDL) priority list

http://va.water.usgs.gov/projects/va129.html

Describes project to identify sources of fecal coliform bacteria by ribotyping to develop the use of Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) values for contaminated stream segments in Virginia.

by Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation (Cooperator); Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (Cooperator); and Fairfax County (Cooperator)
Related topics:
DNA sequencing, TMDL, Bacteria, Contaminant transport, Surface water quality, Streams
States or counties
Virginia
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