Lake Huron Beach study: A microbiological water quality evaluation of Grand Bend Beach and related pollution sources in 1985

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Palmateer, Garry
Huber, Douglas
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Ontario Ministry of the Environment
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The study of 1985 conducted at the Grand Bend beach and in the surrounding townships involved the determination of the precise location and the significance of fecal pollution sources; particularly of agricultural origin. A detailed examination of bacteria associated with sediments of the beach and various creeks and drains was conducted.

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Ontario Ministry of the Environment
Biological Surveys/Investigations Reports
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water quality, fecal coliform, fecal streptococci, fecal pollution, agriculture, bacteria, sediments, beach, biological quality, pollution source, antibiotics resistance
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