Browse Staff Presentations and Publications - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center by Issue Date

  • Marlin, John Carl (1980)
    The concentration and ecological magnification of selected organochlorine pesticides in aquatic organisms of the Lake Decatur watershed in central Illinois were determined in this study. A review of the use of persistent ...

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  • Lindsey, Timothy C. (1998)
    The thesis explains key factors and events that influenced the various adoption/rejection decisions regarding this technology. Additionally, the efforts of the State P2 change agents to promote the technology are evaluated ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Urbana, IL : Illinois Water Resources Center, 1999)
    This paper focuses on an overview of concepts for removing sediment from the backwaters and side channels of the Illinois River.

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  • Skerlos, Steven John (2000)
    The design of membrane filtration systems is also influenced by the rate of contaminant build-up in the MWF. Microbiological population growth can grow to potentially hazardous levels in extremely short time-scales. Membrane ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Urbana, IL : Illinois Water Resources Center, 2001)
    During the past two centuries the Illinois River and its hydrology have been altered numerous times. Early navigation works, levees, diversion, agricultural and urban drainage practices, locks and dams and other changes ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Bonsall, CA : Western Dredging Assocation, 2002-06)
    The overall habitat quality of the Illinois River is significantly degraded by over 100 years of sediment accumulation. Once-deep backwaters and side channels have lost well over 70 percent of their water storage capacity ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2002-06)
    As search engine technology and usability improves, people have become more and more comfortable doing their own searching. Although most people can find what they need eventually, the strategies outlined in this guide ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2003)
    Sediment excavated from an Illinois River backwater with a clamshell bucket was stockpiled on a field. The following day it loaded into concrete handling trucks. A concrete pump and placing boom had little difficulty ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2003)
    One of the most difficult jobs for any information professional is trying to keep up with changes in technology. Just as soon as you think you know how to apply something new in your organization, it's been replaced by ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    Sustainable product design incorporates environmental considerations into the product development cycle. This bibliography links to relevant resources on the topic.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    This bibliography contains web sites, books, articles, and journals related to waste management and pollution prevention in the food service industry.

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  • Marlin, John C. (Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    A barge load of sediment excavated by clamshell from Lower Peoria Lake was shipped to Chicago, Ill. It was loaded onto trucks with a large excavator and placed at a conservation area and the Paxton I landfill reclamation ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2004)
    Fluorescent, high intensity discharge, metal halide, high-pressure sodium, and neon lamps and their ballasts contain PCBs, mercury, and other toxic chemicals. In order to properly comply with federal and state regulations, ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (s.l. ; DMG World Media, 2004-02)
    Hundreds of backwater lakes and side channels along the Illinois River have lost much of their usefulness as habitat for fish, waterfowl, and other flora and fauna due to accumulated sediment. Removal of a significant ...

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  • Marlin, John C. (Bonsall, CA : Western Dredging Assocation, 2004-07)
    Sedimentation severely impacts aquatic habitat along the Illinois River system in Illinois. The problem is especially severe in backwater lakes and the Peoria Lakes that are bisected by the navigation channel. The State ...

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  • Iverson, Bob (Springfield, IL : Illinois Stewardship Committee, 2005)
    If successful, a dredging project could have huge benefits for people who enjoy the outdoors. It may now be possible to take the material that has been killing the Illinois River and use it to breathe new life into waterways ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    Searching for environmental laws and regulations can be frustrating, especially if you’re not sure where to start. This article provides a basic guide to locating environmental laws, regulations, and policy information.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    This reference guide includes links to consumer information and more technical research articles which discuss the potential health and environmental impacts of CCA and arsenic, risk assessment information, and environmental ...

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    This reference guide includes links to classroom activities, background and policy information, standards, and reference sources that teachers can use to develop their own environmental education lesson plans.

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  • Barnes, Laura L. (Champaign, IL : Illinois Waste Management and Research Center, 2005)
    A compilation of alternative fuels information resources, including web sites, books, and journal articles.

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