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Constructed Wetlands for Treatment of Acid Mine Drainage: A Preliminary Review.

Authors
Girts-MA; Kleinmann-RLP
Source
Proc 1986 :7 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10005739
Abstract
This paper is a preliminary review of the use of experimental wetlands as an inexpensive alternative to conventional acid mine water treatment methods. Over 25 wetlands in Pennsylvania, west Virginia, Ohio, and Maryland were inventoried to determine the effect of alternative designs and water conditions on treatment efficiency, maintenance requirements, and construction costs.
Publication Date
19860101
Document Type
OP;
Fiscal Year
1986
Identifying No.
OP 94-87
NIOSH Division
PRC;
Source Name
Proc. 1986, Nat'l. Symp. on Mining, Hydrology, Sedimentology, PP. 165-171
State
MD; OH; PA; WV;
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