Control of Toxic Chemicals in Puget Sound: Phase 2, Development of simple numerical models: The long-term fate and bioaccumulation of polychlorinated biphenyls in Puget Sound.
Control of Toxic Chemicals in Puget Sound: Phase 2, Development of simple numerical models: The long-term fate and bioaccumulation of polychlorinated biphenyls in Puget Sound. (Number of pages: 205) (Publication Size: 21MB)
|Author(s)||Pelletier, G. and T. Mohamedali|
|Description||Models of fate, transport, and bioaccumulation predict PCB concentrations in water, sediment, and biota in ten basins within Puget Sound. Results indicate that reducing external loads of PCBs is key to reducing PCB concentrations within the aquatic food web in the future. The models can be adapted to other toxic contaminants.|
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|Keywords||reduction, toxics monitoring, toxic chemicals, model, urban, basin, water, trend, chemical, Puget Sound, PCBs, chlorinated|
|WEB PAGE||Toxic chemicals in Puget Sound|
|WATERSHED||Water Resource Inventory Area PS Puget Sound|
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