Treatment Wetlands: Theory and Implementation / Edition 1

Treatment Wetlands: Theory and Implementation / Edition 1

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

Completely revised and updated, Treatment Wetlands, Second Edition is still the most comprehensive resource available for the planning, design, and operation of wetland treatment systems. The book addresses the design, construction, and operation of wetlands for water pollution control. It presents the best current procedures for sizing these systems, and describing… See more details below

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Completely revised and updated, Treatment Wetlands, Second Edition is still the most comprehensive resource available for the planning, design, and operation of wetland treatment systems. The book addresses the design, construction, and operation of wetlands for water pollution control. It presents the best current procedures for sizing these systems, and describing the intrinsic processes that combine to quantify performance.

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

Pt. I Technical Underpinnings

Ch. 1 Introduction to Treatment Wetlands

Ch. 2 Hydrology and Hydraulics

Ch. 3 Treatment Wetland Vegetation

Ch. 4 Energy Flows

Ch. 5 Air, Water, and Soil Chemical Interactions

Ch. 6 Representing Treatment Performance

Ch. 7 Suspended Solids

Ch. 8 Carbon and Biochemical Oxygen Demand

Ch. 9 Nitrogen

Ch. 10 Phosphorus

Ch. 11 Halogens, Sulfur, Metals, and Metalloids

Ch. 12 Pathogens

Ch. 13 Organic Chemicals

Ch. 14 Event-Driven Wetlands

Pt. II Implementation

Ch. 15 Evolution of Sizing Methods

Ch. 16 Design Basis

Ch. 17 Sizing of FWS Wetlands

Ch. 18 Implementation of FWS Wetlands

Ch. 19 Ancillary Benefits

Ch. 20 Sizing of SSF Wetlands

Ch. 21 Implementation of SSF Wetlands

Ch. 22 Management, Operations, and Maintenance

Ch. 23 Economics

Ch. 24 Modified and Combined Systems

Ch. 25 Wetlands by Application Group

References

Appendix A Lists of Basis Wetlands

Appendix B Tracer Testing and Flow-Pattern Modeling

Index

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