Treatment Wetlands: Theory and Implementation / Edition 1

Treatment Wetlands: Theory and Implementation / Edition 1

by Robert H. Kadlec, Scott Wallace, Robert L. Knight
     
 

ISBN-10: 0873719301

ISBN-13: 9780873719308

Pub. Date: 02/28/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This outstanding new book examines the planning, design, construction, and operation of wetlands used for water quality treatment.

Overview

This outstanding new book examines the planning, design, construction, and operation of wetlands used for water quality treatment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873719308
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
02/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
928
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

Processes and Performance
Overview of Wetlands for Water Quality Treatment
Wetland Hydrologic and Biogeochemical Cycles
Water Flow in Wetlands
Chemical Reactions in Treatment Wetlands
Wetland Process Modifiers
Suspended Solids
Biochemical and Chemical Oxygen Demand
Nitrogen
Phosphorus
Trace Metals and Macroelements
Trace Organics and Inorganics
Pathogens
Principal Design Considerations
Analysis of the Wetland Alternative
Wastewater Source Characterization
Regulatory Considerations
Selection of Appropriate Ecosystem Type
Detailed Design
Detailed Economics
Ancillary Design Issues and Implementation
Wetland Soils
Groundwater Protection and Liners
Vegetation Selection and Establishment
Design for Wildlife Habitat
Design For Ancillary Human Uses
Construction and Startup
Operation and Maintenance

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