ERIC Number: ED252420
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Facultative Lagoons. Student Manual. Biological Treatment Process Control.
The textual material for a unit on facultative lagoons is presented in this student manual. Topic areas discussed include: (1) loading; (2) microbial theory; (3) structure and design; (4) process control; (5) lagoon start-up; (6) data handling and analysis; (7) lagoon maintenance (considering visual observations, pond structure, safety, odor, recordkeeping, and preventative maintenance); and (8) lagoon troubleshooting (considering causes and solutions to such problems as high loading, decreasing trend in pH, effluent high in biological oxidation demand, insects, and odor problems). A list of unit objectives, a glossary of key terms, a short list of references, and student worksheet are included. (JN)
Descriptors: Biology, Laboratory Procedures, Microbiology, Postsecondary Education, Sludge, Training Methods, Waste Disposal, Waste Water, Water Treatment
Linn-Benton Community College, 6500 S.W. Pacific Blvd., Albany, OR 97321
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.
Authoring Institution: Linn-Benton Community Coll., Albany, OR.
Identifiers: Facultative Lagoons; Unit Processes
Note: For related documents, see SE 045 333-354.