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Reproductive and early life stage effects of bioaccumulative contaminants: PCBs and mercury

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Title Reproductive and early life stage effects of bioaccumulative contaminants: PCBs and mercury
Creator Matta, Mary Baker
Subject Theses--Fisheries
Description This research determined the potential for mercury or PCBs to disrupt reproduction and sexual development in fish. Fundulus heteroclitus , and two species of trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss and O. clarki clarki) were exposed to mercury and/or polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) via contaminated food, immersion in solutions, or exposure to whole sediment or sediment extracts. Endpoints included survival, growth, fecundity, fertilization success, hatch success, larval survival, sex ratios, and the... Thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Washington, 1999
Date 2009-10-05T23:02:41Z 2009-10-05T23:02:41Z 1999
Type Thesis
Format ix, 151 p.
Identifier b43902728 43982281 Thesis 48673 http://hdl.handle.net/1773/5274
Language en_US
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