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Most of which require fast flowing water to survive. However, on the downstream side of the dam, suitable habitat may develop, resulting in a localized area of disease transmittal. Schistosomiasis can be controlled using molluscides, but at considerable expense and loss of some fish species. In Puerto Rico, predatory snails (Marisa cornuarietis) were successfully introduced into 22 of 28 reservoirs to control the host snails (Jobin and Laracuente 1984). Schistosomiasis was reduced to the point where, in two reservoirs, no problems were reported, pointing to effective biological control.
The community proved to be resilient and adaptable to change, with its social fabric remaining constant over the years. Individuals within the community viewed the project favorably if benefits outweighed the drawbacks. Benefits included increased property values, flood control, and more recreational facilities whereas drawbacks were higher taxes, more traffic noise, and trespassing. Overall, the resettlement issue was not a major problem in the water scheme due to good management. 2: Water Storage 30 Surface and Groundwater Quality Surface water quality in impoundments is highly variable, foHowing both long and short term cycles.
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