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Eutrophication

Definition:

The increase in additions of nutrients [especially nitrogen and phosphorus] to freshwater or marine systems, which leads to increases in plant growth and often to undesirable changes in ecosystem structure and function.

Source: MA  Glossary

More:
Algae bloom in Mounds Dam impoundment caused by eutrophication. Algae bloom in Mounds Dam impoundment caused by eutrophication.

Source: Water resources Management Practicum 2000 Biology 

Related words:

Algal bloom - Nutrients

Translation(s):

Español: Eutrofización
Français: Eutrophisation

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