Bioaccumulation surveillance in Milford Haven Waterway

  title={Bioaccumulation surveillance in Milford Haven Waterway},
  author={W. J. Langston and S. C. M. O'Hara and Nick D. Pope and M S Davey and E. C. D. Shortridge and Masahiro Imamura and Hiroya Harino and Alexander W. Kim and Christopher H. Vane},
  journal={Environmental Monitoring and Assessment},
Biomonitoring of contaminants (metals, organotins, polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), PCBs) was undertaken in Milford Haven Waterway (MHW) and a reference site in the Tywi Estuary (St Ishmael/Ferryside) during 2007–2008. Bioindicator species encompassed various uptake routes—Fucus vesiculosus (dissolved contaminants); Littorina littorea (grazer); Mytilus edulis and Cerastoderma edule (suspension feeders); and Hediste (=Nereis) diversicolor (sediments). Differences in feeding and habitat… 

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