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MODELING NITRATE CONCENTRATION IN GROUND WATER USING REGRESSION AND NEURAL NETWORKS

Ramasamy, Nacha; Krishnan, Palaniappa; Bernard, John C.; Ritter, William F.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2003
Abstract
Nitrate concentration in ground water is a major problem in specific agricultural areas. Using regression and neural networks, this study models nitrate concentration in ground water as a function of iron concentration in ground water, season and distance of the well from a poultry house. Results from both techniques are comparable and show that the distance of the well from a poultry house has a significant effect on nitrate concentration in groundwater.
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free text keywords: Environmental Economics and Policy, Livestock Production/Industries,

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