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Water eutrophication in China and the combating strategies

Author:
Liu, Wei, Qiu, Rongliang
Source:
Journal of chemical technology and biotechnology 2007 v.82 no.9 pp. 781-786
ISSN:
0268-2575
Subject:
biotechnology, eutrophication, issues and policy, lakes, remediation, China
Abstract:
This paper reviews the current eutrophication status of China's lakes. Details of the most eutrophic 'Three Lakes', i.e. Dianchi Lake, Taihu Lake and Chaohu Lake, are given. Based on an explanation of its causes, policies and technologies currently in practice in addition to research towards combating the eutrophication are illustrated using some specific cases. Finally, some management issues and long-term combating strategies are discussed.
Agid:
272561