Oceans, Rivers and Lakes: Energy and Substance Transfers at by Michel Meybeck (auth.), J.-C. Amiard, B. Le Rouzic, B.

By Michel Meybeck (auth.), J.-C. Amiard, B. Le Rouzic, B. Berthet, G. Bertru (eds.)

An foreign symposium on `Ocean, River and Lakes: strength and Substance Transfers at Interfaces' was once held in Nantes, France in October 1996. It used to be the 3rd overseas Joint convention on Limnology and Oceanography which brings jointly experts of either environments. thought of to be helpful in Europe, this disagreement of 2 varied facets of universal topics may possibly produce cutting edge techniques.
the most goal issues clinical researches relative to the interfaces among numerous aquatic setting cubicles. The vital handled themes are bioavailability and mobility of drugs, effect of biotic and abiotic components on transfers, and fluxes on the interfaces. it truly is rather fascinating to notice the contribution of Limnologists and Oceanographers at the impression of foodstuff and pollution, and flux quantification of river basin inputs.
in addition to scientists, this ebook can also be of curiosity to all engineers and specialists all for educating and dealing in aquatic administration, recovery and enhancement.

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In Fustec, E. & G. De Marsily (eds), 1993. La Seine et son Bassin de la Recherche ala Gestion. Colloque CNRS, Paris: 23-48. Mouchel, J. , 1993. Impacts des rejets urbains des temps de pluie de l' agglomeration parisienne sur les concentrations d'arnmonium et d'oxygene a Chatou. In Fustec, E. & G. De Marsily (eds), La Seine et son bassin, de la recherche a la gestion, CNRS, Paris: 187-200. Mouchel, J. , L. Simon & M. A. Maldiney, 1994. Impacts en Seine des rejets urbains de temps de pluie sur les concentrations d'oxygene dissous.

Transformation of ammonium to nitrate was well simulated by the model in October 1989 and September 1990. As nitrifying bacteria have been shown to originate from the Acheres plant (Brion & Billen, 1997), simulations considering nitrifying bacteria contribution from the Acheres plant multiplied or divided by two have also been performed. The results show that bacteria in the effluents are the determining factor for nitrification (Figure 7). Due to their low growth rate, nitrifying bacteria had a significant impact in the downstream section of the River, depending significantly on its the flow rate in the river (Figure 7).

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