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Methods for rapid detection of fecal indicator bacteria in water are important to ensure that water is safe for drinking, bathing, recreation, fishing and shellfish harvesting. In this study, we tested experimental conditions for bacterial hydrolysis of two promising enzymatic substrates,...

Author(s)
Wu JianYong; Stewart, J. R.; Sobsey, M. D.; Cormency, C.; Fisher, M. B.; Bartram, J. K.
Publisher
Springer, New York, USA
Citation
Current Microbiology, 2018, 75, 7, pp 827-834
Abstract

This study was aimed to determine the anthropogenic and natural factors affecting spatial and temporal changes in the physicochemical parameters and bacterial indicators of water quality in the river Białka. The impact of intensive development of the tourist infrastructure on the quality of river...

Author(s)
Bojarczuk, A.; Jelonkiewicz, Ł.; Lenart-Boroń, A.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 2018, 25, 10, pp 10102-10114
Abstract

Contamination of bathing areas is a worrisome factor on a worldwide scale. It mainly affects areas related to recreation in the beach environment. Outbreaks of associated diseases occur during the season, in which the percentage of bathers increases and the presence of deposits of domestic animals. ...

Author(s)
Brito, M. C. N. de; Gomes, V. M.; Macena, D. Â.
Publisher
Universidade do Oeste Paulista (UNOESTE), Sao Paulo, Brazil
Citation
Colloquium Exactarum, 2017, 9, 3, pp 1-12
Abstract

There are numerous freshwater springs within the Nature Park Medvednica. The purpose of this investigation was to determine whether water from selected springs close to popular visitor spots is suitable for drinking at the sampling time. Water samples were collected on 11 December 2016 from the...

Author(s)
Dekić, S.; Hrenović, J.
Publisher
Hrvatske Vode, Zagreb, Croatia
Citation
Hrvatske Vode, 2017, 25, 99, pp 13-16
Abstract

In this cross-sectional study, 6 samples of pool water frequently used by maximum number of swimmers, were taken from surface and various depths of water base of standard method every two weeks. The samples were transferred to a reference laboratory for analysis in compliance with standard...

Author(s)
Hoseinzadeh, E.; Yousefzadeh, A.; Fazeli, S.; Goudarzi, N.; Moghadasi, M.
Publisher
Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
Citation
HOZAN, 2016, 1, 2, pp 23-29
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The present study had as objective to analyze the quality physical-chemical and microbiological of the water of swimming pools of two recreational complexes located in west of the city of Maracaibo, Zulia state, in accordance with the established in the sanitary Venezuelan procedure, the official...

Author(s)
Carrasquero Ferrer, S. J.; Muñoz Colina, C. E.; Tuviñez Morales, P. C.; Vargas Torres, R. D.; Vargas Castellano, C. J.; Marín Leal, J. C.
Publisher
IAESP "Dr. Arnoldo Gabaldon", Maracay, Venezuela
Citation
Boletín de Malariología y Salud Ambiental, 2016, 56, 2, pp 202-210
Abstract

Bosomtwe Lake is a freshwater lake in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, and is the habitat for many native plant and animal species. It is also a place for tourism and, therefore, the water quality and health status of the lake are vital for conservation of species and tourism. The main objective of...

Author(s)
Sadick, A.
Publisher
Scientific Journal Environmental Research, Engineering and Management, Kaunas, Lithuania
Citation
Environmental Research, Engineering and Management, 2016, No.1, pp 44-52
Abstract

The paper presents changes of the physico-chemical and microbiological parameters of water in the gravel pit lake in Rzeszów City, which is using as a watering place. Samples were collected once a month (April-December 2011) at three sampling sites. The water temperature, conductivity, pH, oxygen...

Author(s)
Wójcik, M.
Publisher
Rzeszów University of Technology, Rzeszów, Poland
Citation
Journal of Civil Engineering, Environment and Architecture, 2016, 63, 2, Part 1, pp 387-399
Abstract

Objective: To understand the health risk factors of indoor swimming pool water in Chaoyang District of Beijing City from 2012-2013, and provide scientific basis for government' supervision. Methods: On the basis of "Technical Specification of hygienic Monitoring on Public Places" (GB/T 17220-1998), ...

Author(s)
Zhang HaiXia; Zhang GuiBin; Zhang MeiYun; Sun XiaoBing; Ai LiYan; Zhang DeBiao; Wei YunFang
Publisher
Occupation and Health, Tianjin, China
Citation
Occupation and Health, 2015, 31, 9, pp 1236-1238
Abstract

Objective: To understand the water quality of swimming places in Shunyi District of Beijing, strengthen the health management of swimming places, and protect swimmer's health. Methods: The water samples were collected by the daily administrative tasks, entrustment inspection, sampling inspection...

Author(s)
Nie LiGang; Zhen GuoXin; Liu XiaoTao
Publisher
Occupation and Health, Tianjin, China
Citation
Occupation and Health, 2015, 31, 7, pp 970-971

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