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Enrichment

EPA Terms of Environment Dictionary
The addition of nutrients (e.g. nitrogen, phosphorus, carbon compounds) from sewage effluent or agricultural runoff to surface water, greatly increases the growth potential for algae and other aquatic plants.
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Environmental Engineering Dictionary
When the addition of nutrients, such as  nitrogen and  phosphorus, from sewage effluent or agricultural runoff to surface water, greatly increases algal growth.

 

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