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Main Title Methods for assessing the toxicity of sediment-associated contaminants with estuarine and marine amphipods.
Author Schlekat, C. E. ; Scott, K. J.
CORP Author Science Applications International Corp., Narragansett, RI.;Environmental Research Lab., Narragansett, RI.
Publisher Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1994
Report Number EPA 600/R-94/025; EPA-68-C0-004; ERLN-1602
Stock Number PB95-177374
OCLC Number 32696152
Subjects Marine pollution--Toxicology. ; Estuarine pollution--Toxicology. ; Marine sediments--Analysis. ; Estuarine sediments--Analysis. ; Amphipoda--Effect of pollution on. ; Toxicologia ambiental. ; Poluiðcäao do mar. ; Ecossistemas estuarinos.
Additional Subjects Sediments ; Toxicity ; Estuaries ; Amphipoda ; Marine animals ; Survival ; Crustacea ; Test methods ; Laboratories ; Temperature ; Salinity ; Aquatic environment ; Water pollution ; Tracer techniques ; Reburial ; Ampelisca abdita ; Eohaustorius estuarius ; Leptocheirus plumulosus ; Rhepoxynius abronius
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EHBD  EPA 600/R-94/025 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 03/02/2007
EJAD  EPA 600/R-94-025 HWTIC Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 08/02/1996
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-R-94-025 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 03/04/2014
EJDD  EPA 600/R-94/025 Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 05/22/1998
EJED  EPA 600-R-94-025 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/18/2006
EKCD  EPA/600/R-94/025 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 08/21/2014
EKCR  EPA/600/R-94/025 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 05/28/2013
ELBD  EPA 600-R-94-025 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/26/2001
ELDD  EPA 600/R-94/025 3 copies CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 07/31/1998
ESAD  EPA 600-R-94-025 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 01/02/1998
NTIS  PB95-177374 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 140 pages
Abstract A laboratory method is described for determining the short-term toxicity of contaminated whole sediments using marine and estuarine amphipod crustaceans. Sediments may be collected from estuarine or marine environments or spiked with compounds in the laboratory. A test method is outlined that may be used with any of four amphipod species, including Ampelisca abdita, Eohaustorius estuarius, Leptocheirus plumulosus, and Rhepoxynius abronius. The endpoint in the toxicity test is survival, and reburial of surviving amphipods is an additional measurement that can be used as an endpoint. Procedures are described for use with sediments from oligohaline to fully marine environments.
Notes "June 1994." Includes bibliographical references (pages 122-134). "EPA 600/R-94/025."
Place Published Narragansett, R.I.
Supplementary Notes Errata sheet inserted. Sponsored by Environmental Research Lab., Narragansett, RI.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Research and Development.
PUB Date Free Form 1994
NTIS Prices PC A08/MF A02
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
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Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20160819054427
Language eng
Origin OCLC
OCLC Rec Leader 01857cam 2200529Ka 45010