The phosphorus content of fluvial sediment in rural and industrialized river basins.

Abstract

The phosphorus content of fluvial sediment (suspended sediment and the < 63 microm fraction of floodplain and channel bed sediment) has been examined in contrasting rural (moorland and agricultural) and industrialized catchments in Yorkshire, UK. The River Swale drains a rural catchment with no major urban and industrial areas, and the total phosphorus (TP… (More)

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@article{Owens2002ThePC, title={The phosphorus content of fluvial sediment in rural and industrialized river basins.}, author={Philip N. Owens and Desmond E. Walling}, journal={Water research}, year={2002}, volume={36 3}, pages={685-701} }