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Main Title Chronic Effects of Contaminated Sediment on 'Daphnia magna' and 'Chironomus tentans' (Journal Version).
Author Nebeker, A. V. ; Onjukka, S. T. ; Cairns, M. A. ;
CORP Author Corvallis Environmental Research Lab., OR.
Publisher 1988
Year Published 1988
Report Number EPA/600/J-88/242;
Stock Number PB89-145023
Additional Subjects Cladocera ; Diptera ; Sediments ; Toxicity ; Indicator species ; Bioassay ; Hazardous materials ; Exposure ; Soil analysis ; Freshwater biology ; Reprints ; Chironomus tentans ; Daphnia magna ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Superfund program ; Sanitary landfills
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB89-145023 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/08/1989
Collation 10p
Abstract Chronic tests were conducted with Daphnia magna (cladoceran) and Chironomus tentans (midge) to determine their usefulness as test organisms for chronic sediment assays, and to estimate the potential long-term impact of contaminated freshwater sediments and contaminated Superfund site soils on freshwater invertebrates. These two species have been used successfully in acute sediment tests and have been shown to be useful in chronic tests in water.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, v41 p574-581 1988.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Chronic Effects of Contaminated Sediment on 'Daphnia magna' and 'Chironomus tentans' (Journal Version).
Category Codes 57Y; 57D; 68D
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/02
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 910440124
Origin NTIS
Type CAT