WASTEWATER (INCLUDING ANIMAL WASTE) RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS

FLUSHING VELOCITIES: A discussion

NEW 2015: SOIL AND SITE CONSIDERATIONS by DAVID MORGAN

FREEZING:
 

Drip Distribution Soil Performance and Operations in a Northern Climate by R. Bohrer (click to download the pdf)
 

Entire Bohrer Thesis (download the full thesis in pdf format)
 

Design & Performance of Drip Dispersal Systems in Freezing Environments by S.D. Wallace (click to download the pdf)

 

 

STEEP SLOPES:


Subsurface Drip Dispersal of Effluent on Steep Slopesby Mark Kahl, PE

 

 

RESEARCH


Florida Keys Onsite Wastewater Systems Demonstration Project by the Florida DOH (click to download the pdf)


Rockbridge Onsite Demonstration Project– Phase 2 by D.M. Sievers and R.J. Miles (click to download the pdf)


Reuse of Dairy Lagoon Wastewater through SDI in Forage Crops by E.M. Norum, L. U–Kosaramig and R. Ruskin


Drip Distribution Soil Performance and Operations in a Northern Climate by R. Bohrer (click to download the pdf)


Entire Bohrer Thesis (download the full thesis in pdf format)

 

 

WETLANDS


by R. Ruskin,  S. D. Wallace and M. Blumberg (click to download the pdf)

 

 

GRAYWATER AND WASTEWATER REUSE


Graywater Pilot Project by the City of Los Angeles (1992) (click to download the pdf)


Omaha Beach Golf Course by Peter Gearing (click to download pdf)


Omaha Beach Golf Course - URS P.R. (click to download the pdf)


Managing Turf with Effluent Water by D.M. Kopec


Water Reuse Through Subsurface Drip Irrigation Systems by Elson C. Gushiken


Irrigating with Reclaimed Water by Elson C. Gushiken


Using Graywater to "Green" Landscapes by NMSU, Las Cruces.

 

 

ARTICLES AND PAPERS


Expanding the Applications of Micro Irrigation "Drip" Treatment and Disposal Systems in DE by J.G. Hayes Jr.


Subsurface Drip Systems applied to onsite effluent disposal of wastewater in California by R. Ruskin, Geoflow, Inc., D. Dauwalder, Dauwalder Engineering, Inc., and S. Braband, Biosolutions, Inc.


Limited space, high groundwater & close proximity to a perennial creek created quite a challenge for this septic repair by AquaKlear in Monterey County.

 

Subsurface Trickle Irrigation System for On–Site Wastewater Disposal and Reuse by B. L. Carlile and A. Sanjines


Root Intrusion Prevention by David Zoldoske of the Center for Irrigation Technology


Waste Systems for Lake and Coastal Development by B.L. Carlile


Stealth Reuse Ocala's Airport Solution by D.G. Harris and E.T. Earnest

 

New Zealand Vacation Community at Paunui-Tairua. - Designed for 3,000,000 gpd

 

EPA Decentralized MOU - September, 2012

 

 

NITRATE MANAGEMENT


Nitrate Management of Wastewater with Subsurface Drip Irrigation by C.J. Phene and R. Ruskin


EPA Table 4-11: Nutrient Uptake for Selected Crops



ANIMAL (CAFO) WASTE REUSE    

                                              

CAFO Closed Loop Flow Chart

 

Livestock Effluent through SDI by F. Lamm et. al.   

                                              

Increasing Crop Yields via CO2 Emissions by Goorahoo et. al. (CIT)

 

Glomalin - Soil Aggregates and CO2 - USDA

 

Estrogens Persist in Dairy Farm Wastewater - Illinois Sustainable Technology Center

 

Nutrient Recovery by S.  Dvorak and C. Frear - Washington State U.

 

Reuse of Dairy Lagoon Wastewater through SDI in Forage Crops - E. Norum, L. U-Kosaramig, R Ruskin

Forage Subsurface Drip Irrigation using Treated Swine Effluent by K. C. Stone, P. G. Hunt, J. A. Millen, and M. H. Johnson

 

Irrigating with Swine Wastewater by the USDA --

Read more at: www.ars.usda.gov/is/AR/archive/jan09/clean0109.htm

 

ASAE paper Swine Waste Alfalfa - CSU Chico

 

WERF - Evaluation of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Septic Systems

 

Another Solution

 

Video on soils structure and water movement  by the USDA

 

Geoflow Wasteflow Intro Video

 

American Architectural Review Video

 

Upper corner of center pivot alfalfa field with SDI using dairy waste