Assessing contaminant sensitivity of endangered and threatened aquatic species: part I. Acute toxicity of five chemicals.

@article{Dwyer2005AssessingCS,
  title={Assessing contaminant sensitivity of endangered and threatened aquatic species: part I. Acute toxicity of five chemicals.},
  author={F. James Dwyer and Foster L Mayer and Linda C. Sappington and Denny R. Buckler and Christine M. Bridges and I Eugene Greer and Douglas K Hardesty and Christine Henke and Christopher G. Ingersoll and James Kunz and David W Whites and Tom Augspurger and David R. Mount and Kathryn A. Hattala and G N Neuderfer},
  journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology},
  year={2005},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={143-54}
}
Assessment of contaminant impacts to federally identified endangered, threatened and candidate, and state-identified endangered species (collectively referred to as "listed" species) requires understanding of a species' sensitivities to particular chemicals. The most direct approach would be to determine the sensitivity of a listed species to a particular contaminant or perturbation. An indirect approach for aquatic species would be application of toxicity data obtained from standard test… CONTINUE READING
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