||EPA's contaminated sediment management strategy /
||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,
Contaminated sediments--United States--Management. ;
Marine sediments--United States. ;
Sedimentation and deposition--Research--United States. ;
Environmental protection--United States. ;
Contaminated sediments--Management. ;
Contaminated sediments--Management--United States
Bottom sediments ;
Water pollution control ;
Water pollution abatement ;
US EPA ;
Environmental policy ;
Government policies ;
Water pollution effects ;
Dredged materials ;
Environmental health ;
Aquatic ecosystems ;
Biological communities ;
Food chains ;
Public health ;
Pollution prevention ;
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
||136 pages ; 28 cm
Contaminated sediments are a significant source of fish contamination, causing a human health risk, particularly to children and the recreational and subsistence fishers that consume fish. The contaminated sediments are a significant source of fish contamination, causing a human health risk, particularly to children and the recreational and subsistence fishers that consume fish. The contaminated sediment may also adversely effect aquatic life living in and around the sediment.
"August 1998." "EPA 823-R-98-001"--Cover. "PB98-153208." Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-130). Microfiche.