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WRRCSR No.03:30:83 Haina Well Water Analysis for Presence of Human Enteric Viruses and Other Water Quality Parameters, Island of Hawai'i
|Title:||WRRCSR No.03:30:83 Haina Well Water Analysis for Presence of Human Enteric Viruses and Other Water Quality Parameters, Island of Hawai'i|
|Authors:||Fujioka, Roger S.|
Lau, L. Stephen
|LC Subject Headings:||Drinking water -- Contamination -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island.|
Groundwater -- Microbiology -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island.
Well water -- Quality -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island.
|Issue Date:||Mar 1983|
|Publisher:||Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa|
|Citation:||Fujioka RS, Lau LS. 1983. Haina Well water analysis for presence of human enteric viruses and other water quality parameters, Island of Hawai'i. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC special report, 03:30:83.|
|Series/Report no.:||WRRC Special Reports|
|Abstract:||The primary purpose for the analysis of the Haina Well water was to determine the presence or absence of human enteric viruses in the well water. Since coliform bacteria is currently the only indicator bacteria required by law to assess the hygienic quality of water, the total coliform and fecal coliform contents of the well water were tested. In addition, the water was also tested for fecal streptococcus, the most used alternative indicator of water quality, and for Clostridium perfringens, the most stable of the proposed indicator bacteria. Finally, as a check on the overall quality of the well water, selected chemical analyses of the water were also done.|
|Sponsor:||Water and Land Development, Department of Land and Natural Resources, State of Hawaii and Department of Water Supply, County of Hawaii; Water Resources Research, University of Hawaii at Manoa|
|Appears in Collections:||WRRC Special Reports|
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