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Main Title Chesapeake Bay Atmospheric Deposition Study Phase 2: July 1990-December 1991. Final Report.
Author Baker, J. E. ; Burdige, D. ; Church, T. M. ; Cutter, G. ; Dickhut, R. M. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Annapolis, MD. Chesapeake Bay Program. ;Maryland Univ., Solomons. Center for Environmental and Estuarine Studies. ;Old Dominion Univ., Norfolk, VA. Dept. of Oceanography. ;Delaware Univ., Lewes. Coll. of Marine Studies. ;Virginia Inst. of Marine Science, Gloucester Point.
Publisher Jul 94
Year Published 1994
Report Number CBP/TRS-118/94;
Stock Number PB94-214111
Additional Subjects Chesapeake Bay ; Acid rain ; Atmospheric composition ; Water pollution sampling ; Trace elements ; Organic compounds ; Aerosols ; Precipitation(Meteorology) ; Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ; Heavy metals ; Arsenic ; Chromium ; Iron alloys ; Lead(Metal) ; Copper ; Concentration(Composition) ; Maryland ; Chlorine organic compounds ; Biphenyl ; Air masses ; Polychlorinated biphenyls ; Organic loading ; Wye(Maryland) ; Elms(Maryland) ; Haven Beach(Maryland)
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NTIS  PB94-214111 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 11/11/1994
Collation 309p
Abstract
The purpose of the study was to determine atmospheric loadings of selected trace elements and organic compounds directly to the surface waters of the Chesapeake Bay. The work in this report represents the first eighteen months of the Chesapeake Bay Atmospheric Deposition Study. Future reports will describe the integrate results from the CBADS network through September 1993. An 18 month field study (6/90 - 12/91), conducted to estimate the deposition of atmospheric trace contaminants to the Chesapeake Bay, represents Phase II of the Chesapeake Bay Atmospheric Deposition Study (CBADS). Previously reported data from Phase I (6/90 - 7/91) is presented here in concert with data from 7/91 - 12/91. The trace elements (aluminum, arsenic, cadmium, chromium, copper, iron, manganese, nickel, lead, selenium, and zinc), polychlorinated biphenyl (PCBs) congeners, and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) were measured in the ambient atmosphere and in precipitation. In addition several major ions, (chloride, sulfate, nitrate, sodium) were measured in precipitation at the three sites.