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Main Title Using reproductive and developmental effects data in ecological risk assessments for oviparous vertebrates exposed to contaminants {microform} /
Author Clark, J. R.; Dickson, K. L.; Giesy, J. P.; Lackey, R. T.; Mihaich, E. M.
CORP Author National Health and Environmental Effects Research Lab., Corvallis, OR. ;University of North Texas, Denton. ;Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. ;Du Pont de Nemours (E.I.) and Co., Wilmington, DE. ;Rhone-Poulenc, Shelton, CT.
Publisher U.S. EPA Environmental Research Laboratory,
Place Published Corvallis, OR :
Year Published 1998
Report Number EPA/600/A-98/133 ; PB99121436
Stock Number PB99-121436
OCLC Number 41450706
Subjects Animal populations; Biological communities; Biological effects; Vertebrates; Growth stages; Reproduction(Biology); Ecosystems; Contaminants; Enviroinmental exposure; Risk analysis; Environmental exposure; Environmental policy; Decision making; Policy making; Ecological risk assessment
Subject Added Ent Ecological risk assessment--Methodology
Holdings
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
ERBD PB99-121436 NERL/ESD-LV Library/Las Vegas,NV 06/30/2000
NTIS PB99-121436 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 71 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Abstract Ecological Risk Assessment (ERA) is a tool often used to support risk-based decision-making. An essential step in the process of applying reproductive and developmental effects data within a risk assessment context is developing an understanding of how the information is relevant to the risk-based policy question at hand. This chapter addresses how reproductive and development effects data from studies of contaminants can be used by ERA. The authors also discuss how a number of important policy, technical, and procedural topics are addressed in the course of framing and implementing the risk assessment. One of the authors' objectives is to determine if the current ERA paradigm needs modifications to address unique risks of contaminants to oviparous vertebrates. A secondary objective is to provide information on ERA procedures to toxicologists, physiologists, ecologists, chemists, and modelers who are knowledgeable about oviparous vertebrates, illuminating how the results of their disciplines may be used in this area.
Notes "September 21 1998." Includes bibliographical references (p. 51-58)
Supplementary Notes See also PB97-172522. Prepared in cooperation with University of North Texas, Denton., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing., Du Pont de Nemours (E.I.) and Co., Wilmington, DE. and Rhone-Poulenc, Shelton, CT.
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Author Added Ent
Clark, J.R.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Environmental Research Laboratory.
PUB Date Free Form 1998.
NTIS Prices PC A05/MF A01
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20000623170008
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type MERGE
OCLC Rec Leader 00987nam 2200253Ka 45020