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Phosphorus removal and water quality improvements in Gravenhurst Bay, Ontario

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dc.contributor.author Michalski, M. F. P.
dc.contributor.author Nicholls, K. H.
dc.coverage.spatial Gravenhurst Bay
dc.coverage.spatial Lake Muskoka
dc.coverage.spatial Ontario
dc.date.accessioned 2019-03-14T17:49:42Z
dc.date.available 2019-03-14T17:49:42Z
dc.date.copyright 1975
dc.date.created 1975
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/15663
dc.description.abstract As part of an investigation to assess the trophic status of the Muskoka Lakes - a lake system located in the Precambrian Shield region of southern Ontario a multi-year study was initiated in 1969 to determine whether phosphorus removal effected at sewage treatment plants discharging to the catchment basin of Gravenhurst Bay of Lake Muskoka would alleviate severe growths of "water-bloom" forming blue-green algae.
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dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Ontario Ministry of the Environment
dc.rights Queen's Printer for Ontario, Crown Copyright, Non-Commercial Use Permitted
dc.rights.uri https://www.ontario.ca/page/copyright-information-c-queens-printer-ontario
dc.subject water quality
dc.subject water temperature
dc.subject water chemistry
dc.subject dissolved oxygen
dc.subject nutrients
dc.subject chlorophyll a
dc.subject phytoplankton
dc.subject phosphorus
dc.subject water management
dc.title Phosphorus removal and water quality improvements in Gravenhurst Bay, Ontario
dc.type Report
dc.rights.holder Queen's Printer for Ontario
dc.contributor.affiliation Limnology and Toxicity Section, Water Resources Branch, Ontario Ministry of the Environment


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