Zooplankton Entrainment Evaluation in a Power Plant Station

by Cristina Santos, Natl Lab of Engineering &, Industrial Technology, Sacavem, Port,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Coastal Zone '85


The impact study on the Setubal thermal plant included an evaluation of the plant's effects on zooplankton in the outlet area. After entrainment in the cooling system there was a reduction of 25% in relation to the zooplankton population in the intake zone.

Subject Headings: Water pollution | Hydro power | Aquatic habitats | Thermal pollution | Thermal power | Power plants | Estuaries | Cooling (wastewater treatment)

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