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Occurrence of sulfonamide antimicrobials in private water wells in Washington County, Idaho, USA

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Title Occurrence of sulfonamide antimicrobials in private water wells in Washington County, Idaho, USA
Creator Batt, Angela L. Snow, Daniel D Aga, Diana S.
Description County (Weiser, Idaho) were collected to assess the impact of a nearby confined animal feeding operation (CAFO) on the quality of the local groundwater. All six samples were found contaminated by two veterinary antimicrobials, sulfamethazine (at concentrations from 0.076 to 0.22 μg/l) and sulfadimethoxine (at concentrations from 0.046 to 0.068 μg/l). These groundwater samples also contained elevated concentrations of nitrate and ammonium. Three of the sampled wells have nitrate levels that...
Date 2006-09-01T07:00:00Z
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Identifier http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/watercenterpubs/18 http://digitalcommons.unl.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1017&context=watercenterpubs
Source Faculty Publications from The Water Center
Publisher DigitalCommons@University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Subject antibiotics nitrate nitrogen isotope analysis LC/MS/MS CAFO groundwater Water Resource Management

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