Files of the former Bureau of Sanitary Engineering of the California Department of Public Health, located in Berkeley, California
(now known as the Department of Health Services), relating to water quality. Form of material includes reports, correspondence,
laboratory results and photographs. Materials include applications to construct and operate sewage treatment works; disposal
of septic tank effluent; discharge of sewage and industrial waste from industrial plants; sanitary surveys; taste and odor
problems; sewer outfalls; water permits; and history of municipal water-supply systems throughout California.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Water Resources Collections and Archives. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Director of Distinctive Collections. Permission for publication
is given on behalf of the Water Resources Collections and Archives as the owner of the physical items and is not intended
to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.