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Main Title Five-year summary report of an experimental dairy herd maintained on the Nevada Test Site : 1971 through 1975 /
Author Daley, Edgar M.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Las Vegas, Nev. Environmental Monitoring and Support Lab.;Energy Research and Development Administration.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory ; Available from the National Technical Information Service,
Year Published 1977
Report Number EMSL-LV-0539-9; EY-76-A-080539
Stock Number EMSL-LV-0539-9
OCLC Number 36883250
Subjects Dairy cattle--Food and feeding. ; Dairy cattle--Breeding. ; Dairy cattle--Radioactive contamination.
Additional Subjects Cattle ; Nevada test site ; Plutonium 238 ; Tellurium 129 ; Agriculture ; Milk ; Mortality ; Production ; Radionuclide administration ; Radionuclide kinetics ; Reproduction ; Tissue distribution ; ERDA/553000 ; ERDA/560162 ; Metabolism ; Dairy cattle
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EJBD ARCHIVE EPA EMSL-LV-0539-9 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/23/2018
EJBD  EPA EMSL-LV-0539-9 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 05/23/2018
NTIS  EMSL-LV-0539-9 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation iv, 18 [23] pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm
The Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory-Las Vegas, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, maintains an experimental dairy herd in Area 15 of the U.S. Energy Research and Development Administration's Nevada Test Site. This report covers the period January 1, 1971, through December 31, 1975, giving the status of the herd for this period of time. Improvements, changes, and additions made on the facilities, the production and reproduction statistics of individual cows and the herd, and summaries of metabolism studies that involved the dairy herd are also covered in this report. Data are included from studies on the tissue distribution of tracer doses of exp 238 Pu and /sup 129m/Tl in selected cattle. (ERA citation 02:049986)
"Published July 1977." "EMSL-LV-0539-9." Cover title. "This study performed under a memorandum of understanding no. EY-76-A-080539 for the U.S. Energy Research and Development Administration." Includes bibliographical references.