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Main Title Biological Impact of Combined Metallic and Organic Pollution in the Coeur d'Alene-Spokane River Drainage System.
Author Fun, William H. ; Rab, Fred W. ; Filb, Royston ; Parke, Jon I. ; Winne, James E. ;
CORP Author Washington State Water Research Center, Pullman.
Year Published 1973
Report Number DI-14-31-001-3664 ;DI-14-01-001-3576; OWRR-B-044-WASH ;OWRR-B-015-IDA; 13659,; B-044-WASH(1)
Stock Number PB-222 946
Additional Subjects ( Spokane River ; Water quality) ; ( Coeur d'Alene River ; Water quality) ; ( Coeur d'Alene Lake ; Water quality) ; ( Water pollution ; Trace elements) ; Sediments ; Benthos ; Chemical composition ; Concentration(Composition) ; Invertebrates ; Residues ; Neutron activation analysis ; Accumulation ; Algae ; Tissues(Biology) ; Phytoplankton ; Washington(State) ; Idaho ; Baseline measurements ; Water pollution effects(Animals)
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NTIS  PB-222 946 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
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Abstract
An investigation was made into the biological effects of metallic and organic pollution in the Coeur d'Alene - Spokane River Lake drainage system in the states of Washington and Idaho. The following studies are described: The measurement of the trace metallic elememts in the water and sediments; Sampling of the bottom invertebrate organisms to determine community composition and density as related to metal concentrations in the sediments; The measurement by neutron activation and atomic absorption methods of the trace-metal concentration in tissues of selected aquatic organisms; the measurement of the effects of added pollutants upon the growth of test algae; and the establishment of base-line data on phytoplankton composition and productivity as well as the water quality.