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Main Title Targeting toxics : a characterization report : a tool for directing management and monitoring actions in the Chesapeake Bay's tidal rivers : a technical workplan.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Annapolis, MD. Chesapeake Bay Program.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Chesapeake Bay Program,
Year Published 1999
Report Number EPA/903/R-99/011; CBP/TRS 222/107
Stock Number PB99-162844
Subjects Water--Pollution--Chesapeake Bay Watershed ; United States--Chesapeake Bay Watershed ; Water--Pollution--Chesapeake Bay Watershed (Md and Va)
Additional Subjects Chesapeake Bay ; Tidal waters ; River basins ; Water quality management ; Toxicity ; Tidal streams ; Rivers ; Water pollutants ; Toxic substances ; Hazardous materials ; Environment management ; Environmental monitoring ; Bioaccumulation ; Characterization ; Water pollution control ; Water pollution abatement ; Data collection ; Chesapeake Bay Program
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NTIS  PB99-162844 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 110 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm.
This report details the chemical contaminant and biological data used in the characterization, how the workgroup analyzed the data, the thresholds used to interpret the data, and how the workgroup made final decisions. It also addresses limitations to the characterization and recommendations for improving characterizations in the future.
"Basinwide toxics reduction and prevention strategy commitment report: a supporting document for the 1999 toxics reevaluation and revision"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references (pages 28-30). "June 1999." "EPA 903-R-99-011"--Cover. "CBP/TRS 222/107"--Cover. Microfiche.