Geoengineering in lakes: welcome attraction or fatal distraction?

  title={Geoengineering in lakes: welcome attraction or fatal distraction?},
  author={Eleanor B. Mackay and Stephen C. Maberly and Gang Pan and Kasper Reitzel and Andy Bruere and Nicholas Corker and Grant B. Douglas and Sara Egemose and David P. Hamilton and Tristan W. Hatton-Ellis and Brian J. Huser and Wei Li and Sebastian Meis and Brian Moss and Miquel L{\"u}rling and Geoffrey Phillips and Said Yasseri and Bryan M. Spears},
  journal={Inland Waters},
  pages={349 - 356}
Abstract The use of geoengineering techniques for phosphorus management offers the promise of greater and quicker chemical and ecological recovery. It can be attractive when used with other restoration measures but should not be considered a panacea. The range of materials being proposed for use as well as the in-lake processes targeted for manipulation continues to grow. With increasing political imperatives to meet regulatory goals for water quality, we recommend a coordinated approach to the… Expand
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