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Journal of Chemistry
Volume 2015, Article ID 759496, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/759496
Research Article

Nitrogen Dynamics Variation in Overlying Water of Jinshan Lake, China

School of the Environment and Safety Engineering, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang 212013, China

Received 12 December 2014; Revised 2 February 2015; Accepted 2 February 2015

Academic Editor: Jian Lu

Copyright © 2015 Xiaohong Zhou et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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