Arkansas River, water quality, treatment costs
Volume IV of the overall report for the project to determine the suitability of the Arkansas River for municipal, agricultural and industrial water supplies contains the cost information calculated using WATER MAID. WATER MAID is an interactive software program for use in calculating treatment plant costs. The software program was developed for the Environmental Protection Agency. The research project was conducted under contract with the Arkansas Soil and Water Conservation Commission.
Watt, Joseph and Moore, James W.. 1990. Determination of the Suitability of Arkansas River Water for Municipal, Industrial and Agricultural Use: Volume 4 Cost Analyses. Arkansas Water Resource Center, Fayetteville, AR. MSC067. 414