Eurasian dipper eggs indicate elevated organohalogenated contaminants in urban rivers.

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Many urban European streams are recovering from industrial, mining, and sewage pollution during the 20th century. However, associated recolonization by clean water organisms can potentially result in exposure to legacy or novel toxic pollutants that persist in the environment. Between 2008 and 2010, we sampled eggs of a river passerine, the Eurasian dipper… (More)
DOI: 10.1021/es402124z

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