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Abstract

Animal manures contain bacteria which may be used to indicate the potential microbial pollution of irrigation and recreation water sources. The objective of this work was to research how the release of these indicators to runoff is affected by the concurrent influence of the manure consistency and...

Author(s)
Stocker, M. D.; Hill, R. L.; Pachepsky, Y. A.
Publisher
Springer, Dordrecht, Netherlands
Citation
Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 2020, 231, 5,
Abstract

Fecal contamination of recreational waters with cattle manure can pose a risk to public health due to the potential presence of various zoonotic pathogens. Fecal indicator bacteria (FIB) have a long history of use in the assessment of recreational water quality, but FIB quantification provides no...

Author(s)
Korajkic, A.; McMinn, B. R.; Ashbolt, N. J.; Sivaganesan, M.; Harwood, V. J.; Shanks, O. C.
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Science of the Total Environment, 2019, 650, Part 1, pp 1292-1302
Abstract

Animal agriculture and the use of manure as a soil amendment can lead to enteric pathogens entering water used for drinking, irrigation, and recreation. The presence of Escherichia coli in water is commonly used as an indicator of recent fecal contamination; however, a few recent studies suggest...

Author(s)
VanderZaag, A. C.; Campbell, K. J.; Jamieson, R. C.; Sinclair, A. C.; Hynes, L. G.
Publisher
Agricultural Institute of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
Citation
Canadian Journal of Soil Science, 2010, 90, 3, pp 495-505