Behavioral response of young rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) to forest fire-retardant chemicals in the laboratory.

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Fire-retardant chemicals often are applied in relatively pristine and environmentally sensitive areas that are potentially inhabited by endangered or threatened aquatic species. Avoidance of contaminants is an adaptive behavior that may reduce exposure to harmful conditions. We evaluated the avoidance responses of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) to… (More)

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@article{Wells2004BehavioralRO, title={Behavioral response of young rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) to forest fire-retardant chemicals in the laboratory.}, author={Jason B Wells and Edward E. Little and Robin D. Calfee}, journal={Environmental toxicology and chemistry}, year={2004}, volume={23 3}, pages={621-5} }