The buffered water, with a pH of 6.0, can have high alkalinity. ... The danger
ammonia poses for fish depends on the water's temperature and pH, .... A high
DO level in a community water supply is good because it makes drinking water
taste better. ..... the filter's color (how light or dark it is) to a standard turbidity color
Water temperature is affected by air temperature, stormwater runoff, ... pH is
measured on a logarithmic scale between 1 and 14 with 1 being extremely acid,
7 neutral, and 14 extremely basic. ... 2-4 mg/L: only a few fish and aquatic insects
can survive. ... It is the nutrient in shortest supply in most fresh waters, with even
Because of the association of pH with atmospheric gasses and temperature, it is
... provide a full picture of the characteristics or limitations with the water supply. ...
Therefore, a water with a low pH could contain elevated levels of toxic metals, ...