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Vitellogenesis in male Fundulus heteroclitus (killifish) induced by selected estrogenic compounds.
The response of male Fundulus heteroclitus to estrogenic compounds was assessed in anticipation of using this species in endocrine disrupter field studies in the Chesapeake Bay. Measurements ofExpand
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The State of Coral Reef Ecosystems of Puerto Rico
INTRODUCTION AND SETTING The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is comprised of a number of islands in the northern Caribbean, including the island of Puerto Rico and offshore islands such as Culebra,Expand
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Human use pharmaceuticals in the estuarine environment: a survey of the Chesapeake Bay, Biscayne Bay, and Gulf of the Farallones
The assessment of emerging risks in the aquatic environment is a major concern and focus of environmental science (Daughton and Ternes, 1999). One significant class of chemicals that has receivedExpand
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Agricultural pesticide use in coastal areas: A national summary. Final report
The information in the report can be used to help target areas for additional monitoring, research, assessment, and management efforts that appear most likely to be affected by the agriculturalExpand
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Organic and metal contamination in marine surface sediments of Guánica Bay, Puerto Rico.
Land based sources of pollution have the potential to adversely impact valuable coral reef ecosystems. In Guánica Bay (Puerto Rico) sediment samples collected and analyzed in 2009 demonstrateExpand
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Endocrine disruption in fish: An assessment of recent research and results
This report provides an assessment of recent investigations into endocrine disruption in fresh and saltwater species of fish. Most work to date has concen-trated on reproductive endocrine disruption.Expand
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Chemical contamination in southwest Puerto Rico: an assessment of organic contaminants in nearshore sediments.
The objective of BASELINE is to publish short communications on different aspects of pollution of the marine environment. Only those papers which clearly identify the quality of the data will beExpand
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Nationwide monitoring of nonylphenolic compounds and coprostanol in sediments from Korean coastal waters.
Urbanized and industrialized communities have various anthropogenic activities and produce considerable amounts of municipal effluents, which are discharged along with a wide variety of pollutants toExpand
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Characterization of land-based sources of pollution in Jobos Bay, Puerto Rico: status of heavy metal concentration in bed sediment
As part of an assessment of land-based sources of pollution in Jobos Bay, Puerto Rico, sediment samples were collected at 43 sites to characterize concentrations of a suite of pollutants, includingExpand
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An ecological characterization of the marine resources of Vieques, Puerto Rico. Part II, Field studies of habitats, nutrients, contaminants, fish, and benthic communities
Since the 1940s, portions of the Island of Vieques, Puerto Rico have been used by the United States Navy (USN) as an ammunition support detachment and bombing and maneuver training range. In AprilExpand
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