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Alberta water quality guideline for the protection of freshwater aquatic life dissolved oxygen by Alberta. Environmental Assessment Division

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Published by Alberta Environmental Protection, Environmental Regulatory Service, Environmental Assessment Division, Standards and Guidelines Branch in Edmonton .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Water,
  • Dissolved oxygen,
  • Water quality,
  • Standards,
  • Pollution,
  • Freshwater ecology

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesPub. No.: T/391, Publication (Alberta. Alberta Environmental Protection) -- no. T/391.
ContributionsAlberta. Alberta Environmental Protection. Environmental Regulatory Services
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 73 p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25903947M
ISBN 100778500047
OCLC/WorldCa39386337

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