Metal accumulation in crayfish, Procambarus clarkii, exposed to a petroleum-contaminated Bayou in Louisiana.

@article{Anderson1997MetalAI,
  title={Metal accumulation in crayfish, Procambarus clarkii, exposed to a petroleum-contaminated Bayou in Louisiana.},
  author={Mary B. Anderson and P. Shasidhar Reddy and J E Preslan and Milton Fingerman and J R Bollinger and L S Jolibois and G Maheshwarudu and William J. George},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={1997},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={267-72}
}
Red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) were placed for a period of 7 days in Bayou Trepagnier, a Louisiana waterway which received petroleum-laden effluents from a manufacturing complex several decades ago. However, coolant water from the plant continued to be released into the bayou until 1995. Analyses of sediments at the exposure site revealed heavy… CONTINUE READING