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Author Miller, Jerry R. (Jerry Russell), 1960-

Title Contaminated rivers : a geomorphological-geochemical approach to site assessment and remediation / by Jerry R. Miller and Suzanne M. Orbock Miller
Published Dordrecht ; [London] : Springer, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 418 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Contaminated Rivers: An Overview -- Sediment-Trace Metal Interactions -- Basin Processes -- The Water Column -- Concentration and Load -- The Channel Bed -- Contaminant Transport and Storage -- Floodplains -- River Metamorphosis -- Remediation and Remediation Standards -- Ex Situ Remediation and Channel Restoration -- In Situ Remediation
Summary "Audience : upper level undergraduate and graduate students in geoscience, engineering, environmental science, geography, geochemistry, toxicology, and soil science studying the means to assess, remediate or restore contaminated streams and rivers. It also serves as a reference book for professionals who are working on contaminated aquatic systems, particularly rivers contaminated by trace metals."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Water -- Pollution.
In situ remediation.
Water -- Purification.
Form Electronic book
Author Orbock Miller, Suzanne M.
LC no. 2007427744
ISBN 1402052863 (hbk.)
9781402052866 (hbk.)
Other Titles Geomorphological-geochemical approach to site assessment and remediation