MERCURY IN WATER AND SEDIMENT OF STEAMBOAT CREEK, NEVADA: IMPLICATIONS FOR STREAM RESTORATION 1

@article{Blum2001MERCURYIW,
  title={MERCURY IN WATER AND SEDIMENT OF STEAMBOAT CREEK, NEVADA: IMPLICATIONS FOR STREAM RESTORATION 1},
  author={Michael Blum and Mae Sexauer Gustin and Sherman R. Swanson and Susan G. Donaldson},
  journal={JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association},
  year={2001},
  volume={37}
}
  • M. BlumM. Gustin S. Donaldson
  • Published 1 August 2001
  • Environmental Science
  • JAWRA Journal of the American Water Resources Association
ABSTRACT: The objective of this study was to characterize the sources, concentrations, and distribution of total and methylmer‐cury in water, and channel and bank sediments of Steamboat Creek, Nevada. This information was needed to begin to assess the potential impacts of stream restoration on mercury pollution in this tributary to the Truckee River. The Truckee River flows into Pyramid Lake, a terminal water body home to one endangered and one threatened fish species, where stable pollutants… 

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