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PBT Chemical Trends in Washington State Determined from Age-Dated Lake Sediment Cores, 2012 Sampling Results

 
Publication number Date Published
13-03-036August 2013
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Author(s) Mathieu, C.
Description This report summarizes the seventh year of a long-term study to evaluate contaminant trends in age-dated lake sediment cores across the state. In 2012, sediment cores were collected from Deer Lake, Lake Stevens, and West Medical Lake. Sediments were analyzed for lead, mercury, and perfluorinated compounds (PFCs). Contaminant trends varied in the three lake sediment cores.
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Keywords PFCs, perfluorinated organic compounds, cores, toxics, sediment, mercury, PBTs, lake, lead
WEB PAGE Contaminants in lake sediment cores
WATERSHED Water Resource Inventory Areas
(WRIA 07,WRIA 43,WRIA 59)
DATA Environmental Information Management (EIM) #SEDCORE12

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