The Water Line, Newsletter of the LMVP

December 2006
Volume 10
Number 3

Phosphorus - a Review   This issue of the newsletter deals mostly with phosphorus. Here is a review of some phosphorus basics.
Phosphorus from Within   Phosphorus comes not just from the watershed, but also from the lake bottom. With this article we discuss some of the ways phosphorus moves from the sediments into the lake water.
Phosphorus by the Numbers   While we've told you that phosphorus comes from the watershed, we haven't given you any numbers. This article quantifies the phosporus in various types of runoff.
Nutrient Criteria Update   LMVP staff have been active in the process of determining nutrient criteria for the State of Missouri. With this article, we discuss some of our options.

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