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RECORD NUMBER: 8 OF 16
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Mercury Concentrations in Fish in Lake Oahe, South Dakota, April 16 to September 27, 1972.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Denver, Colo. Technical Support Branch.|
|Stock Number||PB-256 452|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution ; Mercury(Metal) ; Freshwater fishes ; Reservoirs ; Surveys ; Concentration(Composition) ; Toxicity ; Chemical analysis ; Graphs(Charts) ; Tables(Data) ; Confidence limits ; Hazards ; Cheyenne River ; South Dakota ; Oahe Reservoir ; Sport fishing|
The report presents the results of intensive surveys conducted during the period of April 16 to September 27, 1972, to determine the mercury content of sports fish in Oahe Reservoir, South Dakota. Tissue analyses of the collected samples revealed fish with mercury concentrations greater than 0.5 parts per million (ppm) mercury.