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Main Title Principles of ecotoxicology /
Author Butler, G. C.
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Butler, G. C.
Publisher Wiley,
Year Published 1978
OCLC Number 03729644
ISBN 0471996386; 9780471996385
Subjects Pollution ; Environmental toxicology ; Environmental health ; Environmental Pollutants--toxicology ; Ecosystèmes ; Polluants ; Toxicologie ; Pollution de l'environnement ; Umweltverschmutzung ; èOkosystem ; QUâIMICA AMBIENTAL ; TOXICOLOGIA ; POLUIðCäAO AMBIENTAL ; POLUIðCäAO ATMOSFâERICA ; âEcotoxicologie ; Pollution--Environmental aspects ; Umweltverschmutzung--(DE-588)4186812-2 ; èOkosystem--(DE-588)4043216-6
Additional Subjects Pollution--Environmental aspects ; Pollution--Toxicology
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EMBM  QH545.A1P74 1978 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 03/23/2009
Collation xxii, 350 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
"Published on behalf of the Scientific Committee on Problems of the Environment (SCOPE) of the International Council of Scientific Unions (ICSU)." Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
pt. I: Environmental behaviour of pollutants. 1. General considerations. 2. Abiotic processes. 3. Biotic processes. 4. Models for total transport. 5. Estimation of doses and integrated doses. -- pt. II: The statistical analysis of dose-effect relationships. 6. The statistical analysis of dose -- effect relationships. -- pt. III: Experimental toxicology and field observations related to ecotoxicology. 7. General aspects of ecotoxicology. 8. Terrestrial animals. 9. Aquatic animals. 10. Terrestrial plants and plant communities. 11. Ecotoxicology of aquatic plant communities. 12. Toxic effects of pollutants on plankton. 13. Toxic effect of pollutants on microorganisms. 14. Physical and chemical changes in the environment with indirect biological effects. -- pt. IV: Ecosystem response to pollution. 15. Ecosystem response to pollution. -- pt. V: Conclusions. 16. Conclusions.