Ecological risk of methylmercury to piscivorous fish of the Great Lakes region.

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Contamination of fish populations with methylmercury is common in the region of the Laurentian Great Lakes as a result of atmospheric deposition and methylation of inorganic mercury. Using fish mercury monitoring data from natural resource agencies and information on tissue concentrations injurious to fish, we conducted a screening-level risk assessment of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10646-011-0712-3

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