Accession Number : AD0410026

Title :   SURVIVAL OF SEWAGE BACTERIA IN ZERO-CENTIGRADE SEA WATER,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Halton ,J. E. ; Nehlsen,W. R.

PDF Url : AD0410026

Report Date : 30 JUN 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The survival of Escherichia coli, a common indi cator organism among sewage bacteria was studied in sea water at 0 C. It was found that from the time of inoculation about 70% of the organisms survived for 8 days, 34% for 15 days, and 1% for 35 days. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BACTERIA, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL)), SEA WATER, CENTRIFUGE SEPARATION, HYPOTHERMIA.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE