TITLE

Cleaner waters pay off in better fishing

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Libby; Stegemann, Eileen
PUB. DATE
June 1996
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Jun96, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the cleanup of New York States' lakes and streams. Value of state money spent for funding wastewater treatment since the 1970s; Limits of discharges to surface and groundwater set by the State Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (SPDES); How polluted water in the Cattaraugus Creek and other bodies of water were recovered.
ACCESSION #
9606215071

 

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