Nova Publishers
My Account Nova Publishers Shopping Cart
HomeBooksSeriesJournalsReference CollectionseBooksInformationSalesImprintsFor Authors
            
  Top » Catalog » Books » My Account  |  Cart Contents  |  Checkout   
Quick Find
  
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
What's New? more
Doxycycline: Medical Uses and Effects
$73.80
Shopping Cart more
0 items
Information
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
Notifications more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Contaminated Fish: Chemical Residues and Mercury
Tell A Friend
 
Tell someone you know about this product.
Contaminated Fish: Chemical Residues and Mercury
Retail Price: $320.00
10% Online Discount
You Pay:

$288.00
Editors: Patrizio Da Como and Vincente Uber
Book Description:
Results from the National Lake Fish Tissue Study indicate that mercury, PCBs, and dioxins and furans are widely distributed in lakes and reservoirs in the lower 48 states. These waterbodies occur in a variety of landscapes, and they can receive contaminants from several sources, including direct discharges in the water, air deposition and agricultural or urban runoff. Monitoring fish contamination in lakes and reservoirs is a critical activity for protecting human and ecosystem health because lakes and reservoirs provide important sports fisheries and other recreational opportunities. Lake ecosystems also provide critical habitat for aquatic species, and they support wildlife populations that depend on aquatic species for food. This book is a study of contaminants found in fish and their environmental impact. (Imprint: Nova)

We’ve partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to make it easy for you to request permissions to reuse Nova content.
For more information, click here or click the "Get Permission" button below to link directly to this book on Copyright Clearance Center's website.


Table of Contents:
Preface

The National Study of Chemical Residues in Lake Fish Tissue, pp. 183
(EPA)

Mercury in Fish, Bed Sediment, and Water from Streams across the United States, 1998-2005, pp. 185-289
(U.S. Geological Survey)

Index

   Series:
      Marine Biology
      Fish, Fishing and Fisheries
   Binding: Hardcover
   Pub. Date: 2011
   Pages: 7 x 10 (NBC - G)
   ISBN: 978-1-61470-785-1
   Status: AV
  
Status Code Description
AN Announcing
FM Formatting
PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
AV Available
  
Special Focus Titles
01.Violent Communication and Bullying in Early Childhood Education
02.Cultural Considerations in Intervention with Women and Children Exposed to Intimate Partner Violence
03.Chronic Disease and Disability: The Pediatric Lung
04.Fruit and Vegetable Consumption and Health: New Research
05.Fire and the Sword: Understanding the Impact and Challenge of Organized Islamism. Volume 2

Nova Science Publishers
© Copyright 2004 - 2021

Contaminated Fish: Chemical Residues and Mercury