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Assessment of a natural wetland for use in wastewater remediation

Author(s): H. W. Jeng and Y. J. Hong

Month: Dec
Year: 2005

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Environmental Monitoring and Assessment
Volume: 111
Issue: 1-3
Pages: 113-131

Article Topic(s): Disturbance,Stress,Water
Research Setting(s): Wetland

Species Referenced: Iva frutescens (Jesuit's bark),


Assesses a natural wetland in Louisiana for its effectiveness in wastewater remediation. Levels of most nutrients were reduced by the wetland , and the sediment and water did not show any toxicity problems. The dominant wetland shrub, Iva frutescens, was also assessed.

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H. W. Jeng and Y. J. Hong. "Assessment of a natural wetland for use in wastewater remediation." Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 111.1-3 (2005): 113-131.

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ISSN: 0167-6369
DOI: 10.1007/s10661-005-8217-2

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